The Beta Band

Formed 1997. Disbanded 2004.
The Beta Band


The Beta Band were a British musical group formed in 1996. They were critically acclaimed and achieved a cult status. Their style was described as being "folktronica", a blend of folk, electronic, rock, trip hop, and experimental jamming.

The Beta Band disbanded in 2004 but during the course of their career, they were hailed by both Radiohead and Oasis.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of The Best Of

    The Best Of 2005

    Reviewed by Jack Smith
    The Beta Band disbanded at the end of 2004 leaving behind a legacy of innovative and...
  2. Review of Heroes To Zeroes

    Heroes To Zeroes 2004

    Reviewed by Chris Jones
    Vocals trip over each other in counterpoint and within the mix there's always enough...
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