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Injecting a wider selection of emotions to their music than the majority of their guitar-based British peers, Elbow have already been known to make reference to their grandiose orchestral appear as “prog minus the solos.” The people from the music group — vocalist Man Garvey, drummer Richard Jupp, organist Craig Potter, guitarist Tag Potter, and bassist Pete Turner — fulfilled through the early ’90s while going to university in Bury. After shifting several kilometers south to Manchester appropriate, the music group went through several developmental phases before attracting the eye of Island Information, which authorized the group in 1998. Isle was bought out by Common several months later on, though, and Elbow discovered themselves dropped through the label because of this. After a collaboration with EMI also dissolved, the people connected up with regional self-employed label Uglyman and released two EPs, Newborn and Any Day time Right now. The acclaimed EPs obtained the music group a agreement with V2, which released 2001’s similarly tipped Asleep in the trunk. The record was short-listed like a nominee for 2001’s Mercury Reward and was released in the us in early 2002. Solid of Hundreds, which made an appearance in 2004, became a solid, critically acclaimed follow-up. Market leaders from the Free of charge World, influenced by political occasions and behavior within the media, premiered in fall 2005, using the Seldom Seen Child pursuing in 2008. Although all three of Elbow’s previous albums had liked significant popularity within the U.K., The Seldom Seen Child was the band’s first recording to visit multi-platinum, eventually offering over one million copies and earning the 2008 Mercury Reward. Writing classes for a fresh recording began this year 2010, and Create a Rocket Kids! was released twelve months later, adopted in 2012 by Deceased in the Shoe, a assortment of B-sides and non-album slashes. That summer, not merely do the group’s ambitious, specifically written monitor “First Techniques” serve because the theme towards the BBC’s insurance from the London Olympics, but Elbow also performed two songs on the shutting ceremony from the video games, which helped to help expand bolster sales of the back catalog. Documenting sessions for the sixth studio record — eventually entitled The REMOVE and Getting of Everything — occurred at Peter Gabriel’s REAL LIFE Studios in Wiltshire in past due 2012 and had been completed within their very own Salford studio the next year. Following January release from the one “NY Morning hours,” the record appeared to solid testimonials in March 2014 and became their initial record to debut near the top of the U.K. graphs; in addition, it became their highest-charting recording within the U.S., peaking at 83. Elbow released an EP known as Lost Employee Bee in July 2015, and the group got a short hiatus. During this time period off, Man Garvey released a single recording entitled Courting the Squall within the fall months of 2015 and drummer Richard Jupp remaining the group in March of 2016. Elbow came back to actions in Feb 2017 with Small Fictions, that was, like every recording because the Seldom Seen Child, made by Craig Potter.

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Full Name Elbow
Awards Mercury Prize, Brit Award for British Group
Music Songs One Day Like This, Grounds For Divorce, Magnificent, Gentle Storm, Lippy Kids, My Sad Captains, New York Morning, All Disco, The Night Will Always Win, Starlings, Mirrorball, The Loneliness Of A Tower Crane Driver, The Bones Of You, Real Life, Forget Myself, What Time Do You Call This?, First Steps, Fly Boy Blue / Lunette, Leaders of the Free World, Open Arms, Scattered Black And Whites, Newborn, Lost Worker Bee, Weather To Fly, Running to Stand Still, Head for Supplies, Red, Fugitive Motel, This Blue World, Trust the Sun, Some Riot, Firebrand & Angel
Albums Little Fictions, The Take Off and Landing of Everything, Dead in the Boot, Build a Rocket Boys!, The Seldom Seen Kid Live at Abbey Road, The Seldom Seen Kid, Leaders of the Free World, Cast of Thousands, Asleep in the Back, The Noisebox EP, World Café Live EP, Live at Jodrell Bank, The Any Day Now EP, The Newborn EP
Nominations Brit Award for MasterCard British Album of the Year, Brit Award for British Live Act, UK Festival Award for Best Rock Act


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1 Members include Mark Potter, Richard Jupp, Craig Potter, Pete Turner, Guy Garvey.
2 British rock band.


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TitleYearStatusCharacter
Good Morning Britain 2016 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Countrywise: Guide to Britain 2016 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Quantico 2016 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Britain's Got Talent 2013-2016 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Give a Pet a Home TV Series music - 1 episode, 2015 performer - 1 episode, 2015
Man Up 2015/I performer: "What Time Do You Call This Theme From Man Up"
The Affair 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Alphas TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2012 writer - 1 episode, 2012
Misfits 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Showboaters TV Series music - 1 episode, 2011 performer - 1 episode, 2011
Music Nuggets 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
EastEnders 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Kobresia: Sea Change 2011 Short performer: "Some Riot"
Grey's Anatomy 2011 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
So You Think You Can Dance Canada 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Possession of David O'Reilly 2010 performer: "Grounds for Divorce" / writer: "Grounds for Divorce"
Monogamy 2010 performer: "Puncture Repair"
Dancing on Ice TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2010 writer - 1 episode, 2010
Doctor Who Confidential TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2009 writer - 1 episode, 2009
Bestival 2009 2009 TV Movie performer: "Grounds For Divorce", "One Day Like This" / writer: "Grounds For Divorce", "One Day Like This"
The Boys Are Back 2009 performer: "The Fix"
Dare 2009 performer: "Snooks Progress Report"
Echelon Conspiracy 2009 performer: "Grounds For Divorce" / writer: "Grounds For Divorce"
Shockwaves NME Awards 2009 2009 TV Special performer: "Grounds For Divorce"
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2008 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Southland Tales 2006 performer: "Forget Myself"
Waterloo Road 2006 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Rory O'Shea Was Here 2004 performer: "Beat for Two"
9 Songs 2004 performer: "Fallen Angel" Live, "I've Got Your Number"
Nemesis Game 2003 performer: "Red"
Searching for Debra Winger 2002 Documentary performer: "Any Day Now"
Roswell 2002 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Peter Gabriel: Growing Up Live 2003 Video documentary music re-mixer

Self

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Graham Norton Show 2017 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guests
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Circus Halligalli 2014 TV Series Themselves
London 2012 Olympic Closing Ceremony: A Symphony of British Music 2012 TV Movie Theselves
The BRIT Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Themselves
Music Nuggets 2011 TV Series Themselves
Glastonbury 2011 2011 TV Series Themselves
Later... With Jools Holland 2003-2011 TV Series Themselves
Bestival 2009 2009 TV Movie Themselves
Late Show with David Letterman 2009 TV Series Themselves
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2009 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Shockwaves NME Awards 2009 2009 TV Special Themselves
Brit Awards 2009 2009 TV Special Themselves - Winner, Best British Group Award
The BRITs 2009 Encore 2009 TV Movie Themselves
Benicassim Festival 2009 2009 TV Special Band
Live from Abbey Road 2008 TV Series
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2008 TV Series Themselves - Special Guests
Glastonbury 2004 2004 TV Series Themselves
Glastonbury Calling 2004 TV Series documentary Themselves
9 Songs 2004 Themselves (uncredited)
V Festival 2002 2002 TV Special Themselves

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