Bastille
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2010
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Bastille (stylised as BΔSTILLE) are an English indie band formed in 2010. They began as a solo project by singer-songwriter Dan Smith, who later decided to form a band. The four-piece is completed by Chris 'Woody' Wood, William Farquarson and ...

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Biography

Bastille (stylised as BΔSTILLE) are an English indie band formed in 2010. They began as a solo project by singer-songwriter Dan Smith, who later decided to form a band. The four-piece is completed by Chris 'Woody' Wood, William Farquarson and Kyle Simmons. They recently added a touring member to the band, Charlie Barnes. The name of the band derives from Bastille Day, which is celebrated on 14 July, Smith's birthday.

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Things We Lost In The Fire
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Things We Lost In The Fire Things We Lost In The Fire Things We Lost In The Fire Things We Lost In The Fire
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Of The Night
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Of The Night Of The Night Of The Night Of The Night
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Past BBC Events

2015 Reading + Leeds
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Reading
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2015 Reading + Leeds 2015 Reading + Leeds 2015 Reading + Leeds 2015 Reading + Leeds

2015 Reading + Leeds

28 August 2015
Bastille Live Lounge
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BBC Broadcasting House
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Oct
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Bastille Live Lounge

30 October 2014
Glasgow Radio 1's Big Weekend
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Glasgow
2014-05-23T03:47:28
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May
Glasgow Radio 1's Big Weekend Glasgow Radio 1's Big Weekend Glasgow Radio 1's Big Weekend Glasgow Radio 1's Big Weekend

Glasgow Radio 1's Big Weekend

23 May 2014
Bastille Live Lounge
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BBC Broadcasting House
2014-02-10T03:47:28
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Feb
Bastille Live Lounge Bastille Live Lounge Bastille Live Lounge Bastille Live Lounge

Bastille Live Lounge

10 February 2014
Bastille Live Lounge
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2013-12-19T03:47:28
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Bastille Live Lounge Bastille Live Lounge Bastille Live Lounge Bastille Live Lounge

Bastille Live Lounge

19 December 2013

Latest News

BBC - Newsbeat - Bastille's Dan Smith: No-one thought we'd do well
As the band gears up to release a second album, Bastille frontman Dan Smith says their success has been a shock to everyone.
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Biography

Bastille (stylised as BΔSTILLE) are an English indie band formed in 2010. They began as a solo project by singer-songwriter Dan Smith, who later decided to form a band. The four-piece is completed by Chris 'Woody' Wood, William Farquarson and Kyle Simmons. They recently added a touring member to the band, Charlie Barnes. The name of the band derives from Bastille Day, which is celebrated on 14 July, Smith's birthday.

After an independently released debut single and a self-released EP, the band signed to Virgin Records. Their first studio album, Bad Blood, was released in March 2013 and entered the UK Albums Chart at number 1. The band was nominated for four Brit Awards at the 2014 ceremony, winning the British Breakthrough Act. As of November 2014, Bastille have sold over 5 million records in the US and 2.5 million records in the UK alone.

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