JamesManchester indie rock band. Formed 1982
James Biography (Wikipedia)
James are an English rock band from Manchester, who were formed in 1982. They enjoyed popularity throughout the 1990s, with four top 10s on the UK Singles Chart and nine top 10s on the UK Albums Chart. The band's best-known singles include "Come Home"; "Sit Down"; "She's a Star" and "Laid", which also became a hit on American college radio.
Following the departure of lead singer Tim Booth in 2001, the band became inactive, but reunited in January 2007 and has gone on to produce a further six albums. Live performance has continually remained a central part of the band's output. As of 2010, the band had sold more than 25 million albums worldwide.
- "Doing one record's a throwback, two plants us in the '70s" - James have no regrets about sticking to the album formathttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0581lk4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0581lk4.jpg2017-07-07T14:38:00.000ZJim and Saul from James explain how the band's prolific songwriting caused them to eschew the modern move away from traditional album releases.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0581fwm
"Doing one record's a throwback, two plants us in the '70s" - James have no regrets about sticking to the album format
- Tim Booth chats to Lizhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p043tgdb.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p043tgdb.jpg2016-08-06T14:29:00.000ZJames frontman Tim Booth chats to Lizhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p043tgdr
Tim Booth chats to Liz
- James - Glastonbury 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zc4g1.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zc4g1.jpg2016-07-26T22:59:00.000ZThe indie veterans open up Glastonbury 2016 with classic anthems and songs from their new album.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03zlkhh
James - Glastonbury 2016 Highlights
- James | Interviewhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03mrwcy.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03mrwcy.jpg2016-03-15T09:42:00.000ZJanice is joined by Jim Glennie and Saul Davies from Jameshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03mrwdg
James | Interview
- Tim Booth talks James album & remembers the old times.https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03m563f.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03m563f.jpg2016-03-09T15:39:00.000ZTim remeberes the best and touching James moments and talks new album.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03m564l
Tim Booth talks James album & remembers the old times.
- Jim and Saul from James chat to Radcliffe and Maconiehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03gbvx8.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03gbvx8.jpg2016-01-23T15:06:00.000ZJim and Saul talk about recording their new album, Girl At The End Of The World.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03gbw03
Jim and Saul from James chat to Radcliffe and Maconie
- James join Radcliffe and Maconie in the studiohttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0204c3c.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0204c3c.jpg2014-05-31T12:42:00.000ZLarry Gott and Tim Booth of Manchester band James join Mark and Stuart in the studio.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0204c3f
James join Radcliffe and Maconie in the studio