Royal Blood

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Royal Blood (formed 2013)

Royal Blood are a British rock group best known for their self-titled début album, released in August 2014.

Royal Blood: Formation

The band was formed in Worthing, West Sussex, UK, in 2013 by Mike Kerr and Ben Thatcher and the duo played their first gig two days after Kerr returned from a 'working holiday' in Australia. During Glastonbury Festival in the same year, Matt Helders (the drummer for The Artic Monkeys), was seen wearing a t-shirt that promoted Royal Blood's debut single.

Royal Blood: Career

Royal Blood released their début single, 'Out of the Black' in November, 2013. That same month, the band announced they would support The Arctic Monkeys at two shows in May, 2014. In February, 2014, Royal Blood released their second single, 'Little Monster' before releasing it and their first single (along with two other tracks) on a four track EP in March, 2014. In August, 2014, Royal Blood released their self-titled début studio album.
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