Palma Violets
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Biography

Indie four-piece Palma Violets formed after a chance meeting around a campfire at the Reading festival. It brought together the enigmatic front pairing of Sam Fryar and the spectacularly-named Chilli Jesson. Keyboardist Peter Mayhew and drummer Will Doyle complete the line-up. The ...

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Best Friends (T In The Park 2015)
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Best Friends (T In The Park 2015) Best Friends (T In The Park 2015) Best Friends (T In The Park 2015) Best Friends (T In The Park 2015)
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English Tongue
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English Tongue English Tongue English Tongue English Tongue
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Girl, You Couldn't Do Much Better On The Beach
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Girl, You Couldn't Do Much Better On The Beach Girl, You Couldn't Do Much Better On The Beach Girl, You Couldn't Do Much Better On The Beach Girl, You Couldn't Do Much Better On The Beach
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Danger In The Club
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Danger In The Club Danger In The Club Danger In The Club Danger In The Club
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Best Of Friends
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Best Of Friends Best Of Friends Best Of Friends Best Of Friends
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Matador
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Matador Matador Matador Matador
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Geronimo's Last Stand
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Coming Over To My Place
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Coming Over To My Place Coming Over To My Place Coming Over To My Place Coming Over To My Place
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We Found Love
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We Found Love We Found Love We Found Love We Found Love
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Last Of The Summer Wine
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Last Of The Summer Wine Last Of The Summer Wine Last Of The Summer Wine Last Of The Summer Wine
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Past BBC Events

2015 T in the Park
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Strathallan Castle
2015-07-10T23:47:11
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Jul
2015 T in the Park 2015 T in the Park 2015 T in the Park 2015 T in the Park

2015 T in the Park

10 July 2015
2015 Glastonbury
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2015-06-26T23:47:11
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26
Jun
2015 Glastonbury 2015 Glastonbury 2015 Glastonbury 2015 Glastonbury

2015 Glastonbury

26 June 2015
2014 Reading + Leeds
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Reading
Leeds
2014-08-22T23:47:11
22
Aug

2014 Reading + Leeds

22 August 2014
2013 Reading + Leeds
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Reading
Leeds
2013-08-23T23:47:11
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23
Aug
2013 Reading + Leeds 2013 Reading + Leeds 2013 Reading + Leeds 2013 Reading + Leeds

2013 Reading + Leeds

23 August 2013
2013 T in the Park
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
2013-07-12T23:47:11
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12
Jul
2013 T in the Park 2013 T in the Park 2013 T in the Park 2013 T in the Park

2013 T in the Park

12 July 2013

Upcoming Events

28
Aug
Palma Violets, Mumford & Sons, Metallica, Deadmau5, Kendrick Lamar, Panic! At the Disco, Bastille, alt-J, AWOLNATION, Limp Bizkit, All Time Low, Simple Plan, The Wombats, Tyler, The Creator, Bring Me The Horizon, Knife Party, Pierce the Veil, Charli XCX, Porter Robinson, The Libertines, New Found Glory, The Gaslight Anthem, Azealia Banks, The Maccabees, Manchester Orchestra, Atreyu, Mastodon, Jamie T, Dillon Francis, Django Django, Frank Turner, A$AP Ferg, Modestep, Echosmith, The Cribs, Against Me!, Alexisonfire, Jamie xx, Everything Everything, Ash, Glass Animals, Rae Sremmurd, Royal Blood, Gorgon City, Twin Atlantic, Hudson Mohawke, Camo & Krooked, Refused, Rustie, Years & Years, Little Comets, Peace, Gojira, Lucy Rose, Wilkinson, Run The Jewels, FIDLAR, Parquet Courts, Ms. Dynamite, Joywave, Ghostpoet, Flatbush Zombies, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Bear's Den, We Are the Ocean, Ghost, Swim Deep, Tourist, Cancer Bats, Elliphant, Lethal Bizzle, American Football, Wolf Alice, The Menzingers, And So I Watch You from Afar, Brodinski, Spector, Neck Deep, Alvvays, MK, Kwabs, Drenge, While She Sleeps, Saint Raymond, San Fermin, Snakehips, Modern Baseball, Beartooth, SecondCity, Don Broco, Tempa T, Bury Tomorrow, The Districts, Slaves, Vaults, Jacob Plant, Jack Garratt, Blonde, Pvris, Maribou State, All We Are, Ben Khan, Little May, The One Hundred, Kevin Saunderson, Ratking, The Skints, Mini Mansions, BABYMETAL, The Bots, Boy Better Know, The Marmozets, Lonely the Brave, Eliza and the Bear, Modern Life Is War, Nothing But Thieves, Darlia, Toyboy & Robin, Evian Christ, The Smith Street Band, Prides, TCTS, Krept & Konan, DMA'S, Hannah Wants, Turbowolf, Gengahr, Radkey, Hippo Campus, My Nu Leng, Moose Blood, Feed the Rhino, Jake Isaac, Single Mothers, FTSE, Blossoms, Craze, Walking on Cars, Sundara Karma, Oneman, Stormzy, Frank Iero and the Cellabration, Coasts (UK), Oliver Dollar, Hawk Eyes, Black Honey, Cardiknox, Fort Hope, God Damn, Hunter & the Bear, The Sherlocks, Rat Boy, Black Peaks, Queen Kwong, Bad Breeding, Ho99o9, Neon Waltz, Pretty Vicious, Nick Brewer, The Bulletproof Bomb, Loyle Carner, VANT, Kiko Bun, Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes, Youth Man, 99 souls, Rebel Sound, Dimension x Kove and Black Foxes
Bramham Park, Wetherby, UK
28
Aug
Palma Violets, Mumford & Sons, Metallica, Deadmau5, Kendrick Lamar, Panic! At the Disco, Bastille, alt-J, AWOLNATION, Limp Bizkit, All Time Low, Simple Plan, The Wombats, Tyler, The Creator, Bring Me The Horizon, Knife Party, Pierce the Veil, Charli XCX, Porter Robinson, The Libertines, New Found Glory, The Gaslight Anthem, Azealia Banks, The Maccabees, Manchester Orchestra, Atreyu, Mastodon, Jamie T, Dillon Francis, Django Django, Frank Turner, A$AP Ferg, Modestep, Echosmith, The Cribs, Against Me!, Alexisonfire, Jamie xx, Everything Everything, Ash, Glass Animals, Rae Sremmurd, Royal Blood, Gorgon City, Twin Atlantic, Hudson Mohawke, Camo & Krooked, Refused, Rustie, Years & Years, Little Comets, Peace, Gojira, Lucy Rose, Wilkinson, Run The Jewels, FIDLAR, Parquet Courts, Ms. Dynamite, Joywave, Ghostpoet, Flatbush Zombies, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Bear's Den, We Are the Ocean, Ghost, Swim Deep, Tourist, Cancer Bats, Elliphant, Lethal Bizzle, American Football, Wolf Alice, The Menzingers, And So I Watch You from Afar, Brodinski, Spector, Neck Deep, Alvvays, MK, Kwabs, Drenge, While She Sleeps, Saint Raymond, San Fermin, Snakehips, Modern Baseball, Beartooth, SecondCity, Don Broco, Tempa T, The Districts, Slaves, Vaults, Jacob Plant, Jack Garratt, Blonde, Pvris, Maribou State, All We Are, Ben Khan, Little May, The One Hundred, Kevin Saunderson, Ratking, The Skints, Mini Mansions, BABYMETAL, The Bots, Boy Better Know, The Marmozets, Lonely the Brave, Eliza and the Bear, Modern Life Is War, Nothing But Thieves, Darlia, Toyboy & Robin, Evian Christ, The Smith Street Band, Prides, TCTS, Krept & Konan, DMA'S, Hannah Wants, Turbowolf, Gengahr, Radkey, Hippo Campus, My Nu Leng, Moose Blood, Feed the Rhino, Jake Isaac, Single Mothers, FTSE, Blossoms, Craze, Walking on Cars, Sundara Karma, Oneman, Stormzy, Frank Iero and the Cellabration, Coasts (UK), Oliver Dollar, Hawk Eyes, Black Honey, Cardiknox, Fort Hope, God Damn, Hunter & the Bear, The Sherlocks, Rat Boy, Black Peaks, Queen Kwong, Bad Breeding, Ho99o9, Neon Waltz, Nick Brewer, Pretty Vicious, The Bulletproof Bomb, Loyle Carner, VANT, Kiko Bun, Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes, Youth Man, 99 souls, Rebel Sound, Queen Kong, Dimension x Kove and Black Foxes
Richfield Avenue, Reading, UK
19
Nov
Palma Violets, The Vaccines
Brighton Centre, Brighton, UK
22
Nov
Palma Violets, The Vaccines
O2 Academy Brixton, London, UK
23
Nov
Palma Violets, The Vaccines
O2 Academy Brixton, London, UK


Biography

Indie four-piece Palma Violets formed after a chance meeting around a campfire at the Reading festival.

It brought together the enigmatic front pairing of Sam Fryar and the spectacularly-named Chilli Jesson. Keyboardist Peter Mayhew and drummer Will Doyle complete the line-up.

The foursome spent much of 2012 writing tracks and playing gigs for friends and family in a room in their south London art space, Studio 180.

Those fevered live shows brought them to the attention of legendary indie label Rough Trade (The Strokes, The Libertines) who snapped them up.

"We formed the band out of a frustration of when we were going around and watching other bands. ... We felt as though we couldn't feel the music," Fryar told the BBC recently.

The buzz has seen them touted as one of the bands who may propel British indie guitar music back into the charts in 2013.

They've already been christened Zane Lowe's Hottest Record and their single Best Of Friends was also recently voted NME's track of the year. Their debut album is scheduled to be released in February.

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