Idlewild
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1995-12
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Idlewild Biography (Wikipedia)

Idlewild are a Scottish indie rock band that formed in Edinburgh in 1995. The band's line-up consists of Roddy Woomble (lead vocals), Rod Jones (guitar, backing vocals), Colin Newton (drums), Andrew Mitchell (bass) and Luciano Rossi (keyboards). To date, Idlewild have released seven full-length studio albums, with their latest, Everything Ever Written, released in February 2015.

Initially, Idlewild's sound was faster and more dissonant than many of their 1990s indie rock contemporaries. However, it developed over time from an edgy and angular sound (as heard in their early material—once described by the NME as "the sound of a flight of stairs falling down a flight of stairs") to a sweeping, melodic rock sound as displayed on The Remote Part and Warnings/Promises. While Idlewild's sound cannot be easily placed into a specific genre, they have clearly been influenced by the likes of: Gang of Four, Pavement, R.E.M., Blur and Fugazi.[citation needed]

In 2010, the band entered an indefinite hiatus, but reunited in late 2013 to record their seventh album, Everything Ever Written, released in 2015.

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Idlewild Performances & Interviews


Idlewild Tracks

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(I Am) What I Am Not
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(I Am) What I Am Not
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Everyone Says You're So Fragile
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Everyone Says You're So Fragile
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You Held the World in Your Arms
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You Held the World in Your Arms
Rod Jones
Like a Clown
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Like a Clown
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So Many Things to Decide
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So Many Things to Decide
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There's Glory In Your Story
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There's Glory In Your Story
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Past BBC Events

T in the Park: 2015
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Strathallan Castle
2015-07-10T19:05:35
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2015
T in the Park: 2015

T in the Park: 2015

17:00
Strathallan Castle

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