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Athlete

Athlete

Athlete are an English indie rock band formed in Deptford, London, comprising Joel Pott, Carey Willetts, Stephen Roberts and Tim Wanstall. The band had a brief period of high-profile domestic success in which their debut album Vehicles & Animals was a platinum seller in 2005 and Mercury Music Prize nomination. It was followed up by Tourist which reached No. 1 and sold over 500,000 copies allowing this album to also go platinum. Since then the band has continued to release records on regular basis. Their subsequent two albums Beyond the Neighbourhood and Black Swan sees the band exploring different styles, influenced by the works of artists such as Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds. ... more on Wikipedia

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