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  Stereophonics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Stereophonics are a rock band with original members Kelly Jones, Richard Jones (no relation to Kelly) and Stuart Cable growing up together in their hometown of Cwmaman in South Wales.
Later the band changed their name to "Stereophonics", named after the maker of ex-drummer Stuart Cable's grandmothers gramophone.
The Stereophonics song "Maybe Tomorrow" is featured over the end titles of the race-drama movie "Crash", which won the Academy Award for Best Film in 2006, as well as the 2004 psychological thriller film Wicker Park.
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 Stereophonics
Stereophonics signed to the then nascent V2 in the Summer of 1996 and good things have not stopped happening since then, but this story of stories goes way back.
Stereophonics played a tremendous early afternoon set at the Hillsborough Justice Concert at Anfield (May 1997) - it was raining and Kelly was jolted by a succession of electric shocks.
The NME recently called Stereophonics Princes Of Wales, and while the band are more than proud of their achievements on their home turf, its worth pointing out that Morfa Stadium aside, some of their biggest live shows have taken place in France - where Stereophonics are serious business.
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 BBC - South East Wales Showbiz - Stereophonics
The band renamed themselves Stereophonics and Kelly's bittersweet lyrics about life in the south Wales valleys attracted the attention of Richard Branson's V2 label which release their first single Looks Like Chaplin/More Life In A Tramp's Vest in 1996.
I first heard Stereophonics when they were publicised on S4C back in the day when they were a little known Welsh band trying to make it big.
Stereophonics are a GREAT example of what normal working class lads can achieve.
www.bbc.co.uk /wales/southeast/halloffame/showbiz/stereophonics.shtml   (3864 words)

  
 The Stereophonics - Live On Music: Response
The Stereophonics hit Music: Response in a confident and defiant mood to play live and talk about their astonishing comeback.
Other' album drawing praise from even their harshest critics, The Stereophonics are undergoing something of a commercial and critical rennaissance these days.
Whether it'll matter to the band or their considerable fanbase that they've finally recaptured the press' hearts is a debatable point (after 'Mr Writer' we suspect it won't) but one thing's for sure; Kelly Jones' power trio are on rare form right now.
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 www.myspace.com/stereophonics
The aim was to produce the definitive Stereophonics live recording and Kelly, for one, thinks theyve succeeded.
Stereophonics formed in Cwmaman, south Wales in 1996.
Stereophonics have toured the world and sold in excess of 8 million records.
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 Stereophonics : Language. Sex. Violence. Other? - Listen, Review and Buy at ARTISTdirect
Stereophonics frontman Kelly Jones roars "Cuz all I wanna do/Is make a mess outta you" on "Doorman," one of many white-hot blowouts from the band's fifth album, Language.
Songs such as the smoldering bass funk of "Brother," the crunchy drop-kick of "Girl," and the glossy guitar hooks of "Dakota" find Stereophonics' second coming to be a convincing one.
Stereophonics could not have nailed it any better.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Language. Sex. Violence. Other? [CD + DVD] [Limited Edition]: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
I am a HUGE stereophonics fan, and couldn't wait for this album to be realised and purchased it the day it came out.
This is an album that is not just for stereophonics' fans but moreover for everyone who loves rock music.
It simply the best Stereophonics album so far and you will not be bored of it after some listening.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Language. Sex. Violence. Other?: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Stereophonics' fifth album will inevitably provide more material for the band's critics, if only for the fact its title has clearly been rather lazily inspired from the back of a rental video case.
Things sweeten towards the album's middle, providing two of the album's stand-out tracks: the chiming, electronic-tinged "Dakota" is a light, buoyant anthem that deserves to be a hit, while "Rewind" is a reflective moment that pricks memories of mid-period U2.
However, this album has spoilt the stereophonics music by poluting it with distortion and boring electric guitar rhythms.
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 The History of Rock Music. Stereophonics: biography, discography, reviews, links
Stereophonics are three Welsh veterans who were suddenly discovered and launched with much pomp in 1997.
Gli Stereophonics sono tre veterani gallesi che sono stati improvvisamente scoperti e lanciati in pompa magna nel 1997.
Stereophonics seems intent in producing the most ordinary rock music in the world.
www.scaruffi.com /vol6/stereoph.html   (678 words)

  
 Stereophonics News
FORMER Stereophonics drummer Stuart Cable has revealed he would like to rejoin the band, but doesn't think it will happen just yet, due to bad blood over his sacking in September 2004.
Stereophonics drummer Javier Weyler was working as an assistant engineer at studios in London when he met the rest of the band and was asked to play percussion on their album You Gotta Go There to Come Back.
Stereophonics will be playing the Live 8 gig in Hyde Park, after deciding to fly back early from Australia to make the concert.
www.topix.net /who/stereophonics   (643 words)

  
 Stereophonics - Latest news, reviews and interviews
Former STEREOPHONICS drummer STUART CABLE insists he is prepared to reunite with the band that unceremoniously dumped him three years ago.
STEREOPHONICS have disappointed fans after family illness forced them to scrap a series of gigs supporting OASIS on their European tour this sprin....
Other?” was hailed as a return to form, and even gave the band their first chart-topping single after nearly a decade in the music....
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 STEREOPHONICS : BIOGRAPHY | V2 MUSIC : UNITED STATES
It might be their fifth album, but Stereophonics view Language.
And so… lead-off single ‘Dakota’; is up there with the very best Stereophonics songs – a happy-sad hook that grabs you and doesn’t let go.
Stereophonics have toured the world and sold in excess of 7 million records.
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 MuchMusic.com | Artists | Stereophonics
If there's a dictum that seems to follow Stereophonics wherever and whenever, it is 'Act local, think global'.
Over the space of only four years, two albums, numerous singles and countless tours they have tirelessly made the most out of every opportunity presented to them.
Stereophonics are Kelly Jones (guitar, vocals), Richard Jones (bass) and Stuart Cable (drums).
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 Stereophonics
Other?' Stereophonics have rediscovered the raw rock energy they first made their name with.
It's been a rough ride for Stereophonics over recent years, critically mauled for the 'Just Enough Education To Perform' album (possibly due to the inclusion of the journo-baiting 'Mr Writer') the band were written off as creatively bankrupt, a situation not helped by the acrimonious departure of founder drummer Stuart Cable.
Other?' record, while not reversing the trend for bizarre album titles, marked a return to the kind of raw, rock focused material the band made their name with.
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 The NIA, Birmingham / Stereophonics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It may be necessary to amend your route to and from The NIA for the Stereophonics concert.
Dakota, which recently gave the Stereophonics a number one chart hit, is the band’s first single to be taken from their fifth album Language.
Whilst every effort is made to ensure that all information included in our website is accurate, users are advised that they should take appropriate precautions to verify such information.
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 Amazon.com: Language. Sex. Violence. Other?: Music: Stereophonics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Stuart Cable, the arse-bearing gonzoid party fiend who acted as the sole respite from the po-faced demeanour of the Stereophonics, was given the boot at the tail-end of fourth album You Gotta Go There To Come Back's promotional duties.
Others may compare Stereophonics with Oasis or Coldplay or other Brit bands, but I think they've got their own sound, which is a mixture of many different types of music.
Stereophonics were one of the first acts signed to Branson's V2 label, and after their debut peaked at #6, all four of their subsequent compilations eventually reached #1 on the UK Charts, producing several noteworthy singles along the way.
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 STEREOPHONICS : HOME | V2 MUSIC : UNITED KINGDOM
Stereophonics new album 'Live From Dakota'; is out April 3rd - but you can pre-order both the physical and the digital versions now!
Stereophonics new single Rewind is out today, and to celebrate the release the band are making the original demo of the song available as an exclusive download!!!
The worldwide premiere of the new Stereophonics video for their forthcoming single, Rewind will be shown exclusively at Midday GMT on Thurs 27th October via www.stereophonics.com !
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 Stereophonics MP3 Downloads - Stereophonics Music Downloads - Stereophonics Music Videos
A bright new noise in U.K. alternative rock in the '90s and into the new millennium, Stereophonics are comprised of vocalist/guitarist Kelly Jones, bassist Richard Jones, and drummer Stuart Cable (until the latter's replacement by Javier Weyler).
Stereophonics set to release live album Feb 7, 2006
I have been a fan of Stereophonics ever since they started with 'Local boy in the photograph' in 1996.
www.mp3.com /stereophonics/artists/195245/summary.html   (228 words)

  
 BBC - Wales - Stereophonics
Welsh rock icons for the 21st Century, with terrace anthems for the rugby pitch and tear-jerking confessionals for the post-match wind-down.
Stereophonics' finally score their first UK number one single.
Stereophonics pull out of Oasis support slot - BBC News
www.bbc.co.uk /wales/music/sites/stereophonics   (199 words)

  
 studentUK.com Ezines | create your own online magazine
It’s always interesting to listen to the lyrics in Stereophonics songs, and although you will recognise some lines from previous songs, there are some very bizarre ones.
It appears that Kelly wants us to ‘suck on my banana…’ Maybe the most poignant song on the album is ‘Rewind’ because it feels like they are explaining that the past is in the past, and things have to change.
They haven’t followed all the conventions you usually find in a Stereophonics album, there is the slow last song, although not as slow and reflective as they normally are.
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 NME.COM - News - STUART CABLE LEAVES STEREOPHONICS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Stereophonics - Positively 4th Street - Digital download single £0.0 from Wippit
Find out more about Stereophonics in the pages of NME Magazine, delivered straight to your door every week.
STEREOPHONICS drummer STUART CABLE has left the band.
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 TWAS 157: Longpigs, Stereophonics, You'll Never Walk Alone, Del Amitri, Frank & Walters, Mokka, Everclear, Future ...
To be fair, the performances are raw and incendiary, and the point of a live EP is usually to offer different versions of familiar songs.
In Stereophonics case, though, their studio versions already sound like the band believes they have three minutes left to live, so there's not much space for the live versions to be any more intense.
The breakdown in the middle of "Too Many Sandwiches" is nicely restrained, and the freak-out at the end of the song is reassuringly frenetic, but otherwise I guess I don't see the point.
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 Stereophonics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
There was no gala fanfare, no velvet-rope snootiness and such, which may be a hopeful sign that this place will be about the music, not a scene.
The band's version of Rod Stewart's "Handbags and Gladrags" blends well with their original material, as that rootsy early-'70s rock styling is clearly a touchstone for the group.
After two decades as the Palace, often plagued by poor acoustics, the new management has gotten it right for the Avalon, revamping the sound so it works from rock bluster to quieter acoustic moments.
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 Stereophonics Tour Dates & Tickets
Kelly Jones and company continue to deliver their combination of energetic pop hooks and bittersweet lyrical storytelling to the delight of an adoring audience.
We can send you an email when we add details of events featuring Stereophonics.
Sorry - we don't have any Stereophonics tour dates listed in the UK at the moment, but we can send you an immediate email as soon as we hear of more.
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 Stereophonics - Flying Giraffe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A stereophonics page with tabs, chords, news, biography, discography and more....plus all news on music and entertainment...
We chat about new releases, shows, etc. And discuss why the Stereophonics are the BEST EVER British Rock Band.
STEREOPHONICS_ feel the noise - albums, singles, gigs, releases, lyrics, shop, pictures, polls and more.
www.stereophonics.ukf.net /links.htm   (333 words)

  
 2004-30-05 - Stereophonics - Cornetto Free Music Festival - Piazza Duomo Milan, Italy - Bootleg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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Stereophonics - Cornetto Festival Milan - 2004-05-30 - 05 - Jealousy
Stereophonics - Cornetto Festival Milan - 2004-05-30 - 08 - Help Me (She's Out Of Her Mind)
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 Stereophonics - Musical Events Shopping at dooyoo.co.uk
Their live shows have been some of the most interesting acoustic and intimate of the year, but also they have managed to balance that with selling 100,000 tickets for Donnington Race Course for a fantastic outdoor gig which rebelled against a summer ruined by foot and mouth and awful weather.
I went to see the Stereophonics at the manchester evening news arena on 22nd November, and they were just excellent.
They were nominated for best live act at this year's Q awards, and quite right too.
www.dooyoo.co.uk /musical-events/stereophonics   (251 words)

  
 Virgin Radio - Music - Artists - The Stereophonics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Buy now Here's your chance to watch the new video for Stereophonics 'Superman', which features cars, guitars and ermm...
"Dakota" is up there with the very best of Stereophonics songs - Ben Jones loves it, and so we've twisted the record company's arm to let us put the video up on here.
The Stereophonics played at the Isle of Wight Festival.
www.virginradio.co.uk /music/artists/stereophonics   (294 words)

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