Guy GarveyBorn 6 March 1974
Guy Garvey Biography (Wikipedia)
Guy Edward John Garvey (born 6 March 1974) is an English musician, singer, songwriter and BBC 6 Music presenter. He is the lead singer and lyricist of the rock band Elbow.
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Guy Garvey Performances & Interviews
- 'Winning the Mercury Prize was possibly the best thing that's ever happened to Elbow'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p051crdj.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p051crdj.jpg2017-09-14T17:09:00.000ZGuy Garvey explains why winning the Mercury Music Prize is a 'huge' deal for artists.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05g03fv
'Winning the Mercury Prize was possibly the best thing that's ever happened to Elbow'
- "We found a faster, easier way of working" Guy Garvey on Elbow's fresh starthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04xl4hd.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04xl4hd.jpg2017-03-21T15:55:00.000ZMark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie are joined by Elbow frontman and songwriter Guy Garvey.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04xl27m
"We found a faster, easier way of working" Guy Garvey on Elbow's fresh start
- Elbow front-man Guy Garvey talks to Jo about their band's new album and tour.https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04b1zk8.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04b1zk8.jpg2016-10-05T19:30:00.000ZElbow front-man Guy Garvey talks to Jo about their band's new album and tour.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04b1zs5
Elbow front-man Guy Garvey talks to Jo about their band's new album and tour.
- Guy Garvey - Glastonbury 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zkqy1.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zkqy1.jpg2016-07-26T22:59:00.000ZThe Elbow frontman gave his solo album a spin on the Park Stage.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p041v48y
Guy Garvey - Glastonbury 2016 Highlights
- Buried Treasures: Elbow's Guy Garveyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04dbrbc.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04dbrbc.jpg2016-06-09T16:00:00.000ZGuy talks about curating the Meltdown Festival 2016 at the Southbank, football, dancing, bedtime stories and getting married...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04dbrbr
Buried Treasures: Elbow's Guy Garvey
- 'It's smart, sexy, funny and has a boogie-woogie harpsichord solo in it'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02ycytg.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02ycytg.jpg2016-04-12T12:18:00.000ZWhat song could Guy Garvey be talking about? It's one of his faves from the 50shttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03qtxpy
'It's smart, sexy, funny and has a boogie-woogie harpsichord solo in it'
- Courting the Squall and Meltdown - Guy Garvey on his solo album and festival curationhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03gv9qn.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03gv9qn.jpg2016-01-28T16:13:00.000ZGuy Garvey joins Radcliffe and Maconie to speak about the production of his debut solo album Courting the Squall.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03gv9tx
Courting the Squall and Meltdown - Guy Garvey on his solo album and festival curation
- Guy Garvey - Interviewhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p023r5tg.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p023r5tg.jpg2014-12-13T15:00:00.000ZElbow frontman and BBC 6 Music presenter Guy Garvey pops in to chat to Dermot O'Leary.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02f6d33
Guy Garvey - Interview
- Guy Garvey in conversation with Simon Mayohttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02bm5pj.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02bm5pj.jpg2014-11-12T11:53:00.000ZElbow's Guy Garvey joins Simon to talk about the band's successful year.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02bnc0m
Guy Garvey in conversation with Simon Mayo
- Guy Garvey - Interviewhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02160wk.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02160wk.jpg2014-06-17T23:00:00.000ZGuy Garvey, Elbow frontman and 6 Music DJ, performs the Spoken Word Session and chats about the band's new album, The Take Off and Landing of Everything.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02160x8
Guy Garvey - Interview
- Guy Garvey is invited to appear on Desert Island Discshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01qjm42.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01qjm42.jpg2014-01-24T19:53:00.000ZElbow's Guy Garvey is invited to appear on Desert Island Discs.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01qjmdm
Guy Garvey is invited to appear on Desert Island Discs
- Guy Garvey looks at the bad boys of the Orchestrahttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dxpmv.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dxpmv.jpg2013-08-09T10:55:00.000ZGuy Garvey looks at some of the stereotypical characters you might find in an orchestra.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01dxpp4
Guy Garvey looks at the bad boys of the Orchestra
- Guy Garvey discovers the missing soundhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dvt2j.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dvt2j.jpg2013-08-08T10:55:00.000ZGuy Garvey's orchestral insights have led him to an unprecedented discovery of the missing sound, which he found whilst having a routine eye exam at the optician.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01dvt39
Guy Garvey discovers the missing sound
- Guy Garvey explores the role of the conductor aka the classical "Vibes Man"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dtc6c.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dtc6c.jpg2013-08-07T11:28:00.000ZGuy Garvey takes us on a journey through the inner workings of an orchestra, and explains the job of a conductor as a sort of classical "Vibes Man".https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01dtc6k
Guy Garvey explores the role of the conductor aka the classical "Vibes Man"
- Guy Garvey's Alternative Guide To The Orchestrahttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dqjbw.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dqjbw.jpg2013-08-05T10:58:00.000ZOur man in The North, Guy Garvey lifts the lid on the quirks of an ensemble.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01dqjcx
Guy Garvey's Alternative Guide To The Orchestra
- Guy Garvey calls in to chat to Shaun Keavenyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01bztqh.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01bztqh.jpg2013-06-27T15:29:00.000ZWe're joined by our man in the north, Elbow's Guy Garvey for a catch up and a sing song.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01bztr4
Guy Garvey calls in to chat to Shaun Keaveny
Guy Garvey Tracks
Little Drummer Boy (6 Music Session, 21st Dec 2010)
Last played on
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Live at Radio 2 Folk Awards 2015)
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Radio 2 Folk Awards 2015)
I Don't Want To See The World On Fire (Radio 2 Session, 3rd November 2015)
Past BBC Events
Worthy Farm, Pilton
Worthy Farm, Pilton
6 Music Festival: 2016
6 Music Festival: 2016
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