The Aliens

Biography

Armed with a bottomless bag of psychedelically inclined rock and acid dipped electronics, The Aliens bring a freedom of spirit and a certainty of intent that immediately sets them out from the current crop of guitar slingers.

Inspired by Sergio Leone and Serge Gainsbourg, Brian Eno and Brian Wilson, Larry David and Ol' Dirty Bastard, their songs in the key of Fife reference the past whilst belonging resolutely to the future.

These Aliens have history - between them they have been behind some of the most enthralling British music of the last decade. John Maclean and Robin Jones where members of the Beta Band. Gordon Anderson was a founding Beta Band member who went on to record two albums under the Lone Pigeon moniker.

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The Aliens - The Faversham, Leeds

2nd June 2009 -

 Review

Review of The Aliens live at The Faversham, Leeds 28th May 2009 supported by Plastic Fuzz and Maggie8.The Faversham is nestled just behind the Leeds University grounds; it has a pretty beer garden, conservatory combo...

The Aliens, Robot Man, Video Stream

17th May 2007 -

 Video

The Aliens Robot Man Video With the overwhelming critical acclaim for their debut album Astronomy For Dogs still ringing in their ears, The Aliens announce the release of single 'Robot Man' out on 25th June....

The Aliens, Setting Sun, Video

15th February 2007 -

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The Aliens Setting Sun Video With The Aliens' debut album Astronomy For Dogs preparing to land on March 19th, the mothership is sending out an advance party in the form of this formidable psych-pop nugget....

The Aliens - The Happy Song

16th October 2006 -

 Review

The Aliens The Happy Song Single ReviewI feel happy. This is mainly because of the above. Full of bright energetic gay frivolity, The Aliens are fast becoming my favourite novelty band. Following on from...

The Aliens, The Happy Song, Video Stream

5th September 2006 -

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The Aliens The Happy Song Video StreamSometimes a pop song swaggers with such innocent brilliance that it bludgeons your senses like a right-hook. 'The Happy Song' is the new single from The Aliens, and it...

The Aliens, Robot Man, Video Stream

24th April 2006 -

 Video

The Aliens Robot Man Video StreamThe Aliens have landed. Armed with a bottomless bag of psychedelically inclined rock and acid dipped electronics, The Aliens bring a freedom of spirit and a certainty of intent that...

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