The WombatsUK indie rock band. Formed 2003
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 Øverland 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.
- The Wombatshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p07fhvd9.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p07fhvd9.jpg2019-07-30T22:59:00.000ZHighlights of The Wombats' set at Glastonbury 2019https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p07gh9p5
- Glastonbury - The Wombats - Live at Glastonburyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p07fhvd9.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p07fhvd9.jpg2019-07-30T09:34:21.000ZLiverpool indie faves kick out the jams on the Other Stage.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p07d609g
Glastonbury - The Wombats - Live at Glastonbury
- The Wombatshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06jd1gn.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06jd1gn.jpg2018-09-25T22:59:00.000ZHighlights of The Wombats' set at Reading + Leeds 2018https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06jdh19
- The Wombats - Moving To New York (Reading + Leeds 2018)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06jfvpw.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06jfvpw.jpg2018-08-25T17:31:00.000ZPerforming live on the BBC Music Introducing Stage on Fridayhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06jg2dm
The Wombats - Moving To New York (Reading + Leeds 2018)
- The Wombats - Reading + Leeds 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04658yh.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04658yh.jpg2016-09-27T22:59:00.000ZElectro pop post-punk hits from the Liverpudlian trio.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0465jsk
The Wombats - Reading + Leeds 2016 Highlights
The Wombats Tracks