Tag: Years & Years

YEARS & YEARS, Roundhouse – Evening Standard, 11 July 2018

Years & Years, the trio with the doubled-up band name, have increasingly become all about one man as they release their second album. Singer Olly Alexander is the only one on the cover of Palo Santo, the only one giving the interviews, and was the only one wearing PVC shorts with a stairway to himself at this one-off release party.… Read more →

YEARS & YEARS, Heaven – Evening Standard, 6 March 2015

Years & Years are having a great year so far, voted top in the BBC’s Sound of 2015 poll in January, and shortlisted for Critics’ Choice at the Brits as a band guaranteed a stellar future. This week saw the trio reach a new peak, arriving in their adopted home town on their first headline tour, just before they hit… Read more →

YEARS & YEARS interview – Evening Standard, 30 Jan 2015

It sounds like the start of a joke: an Englishman, an Aussie and a Turk walk into a recording studio. But Years & Years are exactly this mix, and they are making serious waves as Britain’s next big pop band. With the buzz around them reaching deafening levels, and a major show at Shepherd’s Bush Empire selling out so quickly… Read more →

BBC RADIO 1 FUTURE FESTIVAL, Maida Vale Studios – Evening Standard, 14 Jan 2015

The class of 2015 gathered in the BBC’s venerable Maida Vale Studios to present the hit songs of the next 12 months, in an annual exercise broadcast live by Radio 1 that invariably proves prescient. After performing here this time last year, Sam Smith, George Ezra and Royal Blood all made number one albums, so it was worth 120 ballot… Read more →