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The Fratellis

Fratellis, The

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The Fratellis: Brixton Academy, London

Live Review by David Sinclair, The Times, 6 March 2007

THEY FOUGHT OFF Lily Allen, Corinne Bailey Rae and James Morrison to win the British Breakthrough Act Award at the Brits. Their first album, Costello ...

The Fratellis: Royal Albert Hall, London

Live Review by Caroline Sullivan, The Guardian, 16 April 2008

SECURE IN HIS STANDING as one of rock's greats, the Who singer Roger Daltrey, organiser of the annual week of Teenage Cancer Trust gigs, was ...

The Fratellis: "We don't want to be a pop band"

Report and Interview by Caroline Sullivan, The Guardian, 27 June 2008

IT'S LATE AFTERNOON outside Amsterdam's Paradiso club, and the small group of teenagers hanging around on the steps have just seen something to get excited ...

The Fratellis: Running with the Frat pack

Profile and Interview by Nick Hasted, The Independent, 22 September 2011

In little over a year, the Fratellis have had a Top 10 album and two hit singles. Nick Hasted joins the Glaswegian trio on tour, ...

The Fratellis: how we made 'Chelsea Dagger'

Retrospective and Interview by Henry Yates, The Guardian, 29 March 2021

"My girlfriend was a burlesque dancer who used the name Chelsea Dagger. It was a play on Britney Spears." ...


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