Friendly Fires - Radio 1's Big Weekend 2011

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Greg James

16:00 – 17:45 // In the studio next is Newsbeat

14 & 15 May 2011

Carlisle, Cumbria

Friendly Fires

Saturday 14 May - INMWT Stage


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Carnival hit Carlisle as St. Albans' Friendly Fires brought the funk and liquid elbow dancing to the summer's biggest free festival.

The trio, who collected widespread praise and a Mercury Prize nomination for their self-titled debut album, are set to return with follow-up Pala, promised to live up to their impressive live reputation at Big Weekend 11.

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  • 1. Jump In Pool
  • 2. Live Those Days Tonight
  • 3. Skeleton Boy
  • 4. Hurting
  • 5. Paris
  • 6. Hawaiian Air
  • 7. Kiss Of Life


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