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Bastille

Biography

Bastille (stylised as BΔSTILLE) are an English indie rock 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 ...

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Biography

Bastille (stylised as BΔSTILLE) are an English indie rock 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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Bastille Audio & Video


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Laura Palmer
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Laura Palmer
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Things We Lost In The Fire
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Things We Lost In The Fire
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Playlists featuring Bastille
Hottest Records in the World
Hottest Records in the World
Track of the Day 2014
Track of the Day 2014
Track of the Day 2013
Track of the Day 2013
Reading + Leeds Festival 2015
Reading + Leeds Festival 2015


Upcoming Events

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Sep
Bastille, The Cure, Major Lazer, Hot Chip, Animal Collective, The Human League, Damian 'Jr Gong' Marley, Katy B, MØ, Wiley, Years & Years, Skream, Ram Jam, Skepta, Caravan Palace, Jagwar Ma, Camo & Krooked, Ride, Wolf Alice, Danny Byrd, Ghostpoet, Tourist, London Elektricity, Brookes Brothers, Kitty, Daisy & Lewis, Aurora, Richie Hawtin, Krept & Konan, Eats Everything, P Money, Nu:Tone, S.P.Y, Bicep, Frisco, CHIP, Maduk, Petite Meller, Newham Generals, Big Narstie, Section Boyz, Beaty Heart, Fekky, Benjamin Damage, Loyle Carner, Slamboree, Black Madonna, Logan Sama, Maximum, Eskimo Dance, Elf Kid, Jammz, AJ Tracey, David Rodigan MBE, Kurupt FM Presents: Champagne Steam Rooms, Bodhi Presents: Roots and Shy FX's Party On The Moon
Unknown venue, Isle Of Wight, UK

Past BBC Events

2015 Reading + Leeds
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Reading
2015-08-28T23:13:35
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Aug
2015 Reading + Leeds

2015 Reading + Leeds

28 August 2015
Bastille Live Lounge
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BBC Broadcasting House
2014-10-30T23:13:35
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Oct
Bastille Live Lounge

Bastille Live Lounge

30 October 2014
Glasgow Radio 1's Big Weekend
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Glasgow
2014-05-23T23:13:35
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23
May
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
2014-02-10T23:13:35
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Feb
Bastille Live Lounge

Bastille Live Lounge

10 February 2014
Bastille Live Lounge
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2013-12-19T23:13:35
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Dec
Bastille Live Lounge

Bastille Live Lounge

19 December 2013


Bastille Biography

Bastille (stylised as BΔSTILLE) are an English indie rock 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.

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