- Indie/ Rock
Manchester-based alt-pop and previously indie band formed in the 80s.
Current lineup includes Tim Booth, Jim Glennie, Larry Gott, David Baynton-Power, Saul Davies, Mark Hunter and Andy Diagram.
Their vast catalogue began with the "Jimone" and "James II" EPs on Factory Records, before issuing major-label albums such as "Gold Mother", "Laid" and "Millionaires".
Their key cross-over song is "Sit Down", a number 2 hit in 1989. Other hits include "She's A Star", "Sound" and "Tomorrow".
Lead singer Tim Booth has also issued his own solo work.
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