Stereophonics
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Stereophonics

Stereophonics Biography (Wikipedia)

Stereophonics are a Welsh rock band that formed in 1992 in the village of Cwmaman in the Cynon Valley. The band consists of Kelly Jones (lead vocals and lead guitar), Richard Jones (bass guitar, piano and backing vocals), Adam Zindani (rhythm guitar and backing vocals), Jamie Morrison (drums) and touring member Tony Kirkham (keyboards). The group previously included Stuart Cable (1992–2003) and then Javier Weyler (2004–2012) on drums. Stereophonics have released ten studio albums, including six UK number one albums, their latest album being Scream Above the Sounds (2017). A successful compilation album, Decade in the Sun, was released in November 2008 and charted at number two in the United Kingdom.

Described as "classic UK rock delivered with whiskey vocals," the band have been summarised as possessing a sound akin to the genres of alternative rock and "British traditional rock". Stereophonics' debut album, Word Gets Around, was released in August 1997 and charted at number six in the UK, aided by the singles "Local Boy in the Photograph", "More Life in a Tramps Vest" and "A Thousand Trees". The band reached mainstream success with the release of Performance and Cocktails (and its promotional singles "The Bartender and the Thief", "Just Looking" and "Pick a Part That's New") in 1999 and have achieved a total of ten top-ten singles as well as one number one: "Dakota" (2005). Having sold around 10 million copies worldwide, Stereophonics are one of the most successful Welsh rock acts. Upon their release of Pull the Pin, they became the eighth group to achieve five consecutive UK number one albums (after the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, ABBA, Genesis, Oasis, Blur and U2).

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Stereophonics Performances & Interviews


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What's All The Fuss About?
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What's All The Fuss About?
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Mama Told Me Not To Come (feat. Stereophonics)
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Mama Told Me Not To Come (feat. Stereophonics)
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Handbags and Gladrags
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Handbags and Gladrags
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Caught By The Wind
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Caught By The Wind
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Just Looking
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Just Looking
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C'est La Vie
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C'est La Vie
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Dakota
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Dakota
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I Wanna Get Lost With You
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I Wanna Get Lost With You
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Local Boy in the Photograph
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Local Boy in the Photograph
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A Thousand Trees
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A Thousand Trees
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Local Boy
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Local Boy
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Maybe Tomorrow
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Maybe Tomorrow
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I Wouldn't Believe Your Radio
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I Wouldn't Believe Your Radio
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Upcoming Events

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Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC), Aberdeen, UK
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The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, UK
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Motorpoint Arena Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
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2018
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Brighton Centre, Brighton, UK
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2018
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Genting Arena, Birmingham, UK

Past BBC Events

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2017
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Hyde Park
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2017
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2017

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2017

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Hyde Park
BBC Music Awards: 2015
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Genting Arena, Birmingham
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2015
BBC Music Awards: 2015

BBC Music Awards: 2015

14:30
Genting Arena, Birmingham
T in the Park: 2015
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Strathallan Castle
2015-07-10T01:49:15
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Jul
2015
T in the Park: 2015

T in the Park: 2015

17:00
Strathallan Castle
Radio 2 In Concert: Stereophonics
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London
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Aug
2013
Radio 2 In Concert: Stereophonics

Radio 2 In Concert: Stereophonics

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London
T in the Park: 2013
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
2013-07-12T01:49:15
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Jul
2013
T in the Park: 2013

T in the Park: 2013

17:00
Balado, Kinross-Shire

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