The Wombats
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2003
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The Wombats

The Wombats Biography (Wikipedia)

The Wombats are an English indie rock band formed in Liverpool in 2003. Since its inception, the band's line-up has consisted of Matthew Murphy (lead vocals, guitar, keyboards), Tord Ă˜verland Knudsen (bass, backing vocals), and Dan Haggis (drums, backing vocals). The band is signed to 14th Floor Records and Bright Antenna. They have sold over 1 million copies worldwide.

The group met while they were students at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts and released several EPs before their 2006 album Girls, Boys and Marsupials, which was released only in Japan. Their debut studio album, A Guide to Love, Loss & Desperation, was released in 2007 and featured some tracks first released on Girls, Boys and Marsupials. After releasing another EP in 2008 and touring for three years, the band released their second album, This Modern Glitch, in 2011. Their third album, Glitterbug, was released in 2015. The band released their fourth album, Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life, on 9 February 2018.

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Past BBC Events

Reading + Leeds: 2019
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Reading
2019-08-23T17:14:18
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23
Aug
2019
Reading + Leeds: 2019

Reading + Leeds: 2019

Reading
Glastonbury: 2019
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2019-06-28T17:14:18
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28
Jun
2019
Glastonbury: 2019

Glastonbury: 2019

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Reading + Leeds: 2018
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Reading
2018-08-24T17:14:18
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24
Aug
2018
Reading + Leeds: 2018

Reading + Leeds: 2018

Reading
Reading + Leeds: 2016
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Reading
2016-08-28T17:14:18
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28
Aug
2016
Reading + Leeds: 2016

Reading + Leeds: 2016

Reading
Live Lounge: The Wombats
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BBC Broadcasting House
2015-04-16T17:14:18
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16
Apr
2015
Live Lounge: The Wombats

Live Lounge: The Wombats

BBC Broadcasting House

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