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Old 12-29-2003, 07:01 PM   #1
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tell me about this band called travis


and thank you.

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Old 12-29-2003, 07:09 PM   #2
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Nigel Godrich produced their middle 2 albums.

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Old 12-29-2003, 08:15 PM   #3
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they are a fabulous band from Scotland. By far one of the best (most fun/funnest) live bands I have ever seen. Except the last show I saw...but I blame that on the sucky crowd.

I really like em. Yes.
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I have one of their albums, but not really into them that much.

Methinks I need to see them live...
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I like them, brit pop very close to the genre (nothing of raves progressive/radiohead)
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Old 12-30-2003, 12:43 AM   #6
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I may be way off here, but I would describe Travis as mellow, beautiful rock music. And I mean mellow in the best way possible, as in, no screaming or vicious guitars. Just straightforward rock, lovely vocals, and solid lyrics. They have certainly grown on me, and I just picked up their latest album. I'm really enjoying it, and I like them more and more with every new song I hear. You should check them out if you have a chance.
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Old 12-30-2003, 12:59 AM   #7
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not a big fan

but they have this really amazing amazing song called 'love will come through'
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Old 12-30-2003, 01:11 AM   #8
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i think SING was good..need to check them out..
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They are awsome, and good to their fans too! Always talking to them etc. and even posting on their official message board.
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They are a great Scottish Band! Liked them even more after seeing them live!

Fran is very sweet

Some of their best songs are:

Why Does It Always Rain On Me
Writing To Reach You
Flowers In The Window
Pipe Dreams
Beautiful Occupaion
Coming Around

You need to watch the video to SING! (especially the live version on TOTP's Brilliant Food Fight, It's Very Funny!!!)

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Old 12-30-2003, 08:05 AM   #11
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They are one of those bands that i never really checked out although Im sure I like what ive heard. However, funny this comes up now as my wife got my thier new album for Christmas, sounds good...
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Originally posted by yertle-the-turtle
not a big fan

but they have this really amazing amazing song called 'love will come through'
I thought they were best the last time I saw them in October

There was a threa d awhile backw here everyone suggested songs by them *checks*
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Old 12-30-2003, 10:28 AM   #13
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i cant find it anyway they are very good

12 memories is a very good album

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Old 12-30-2003, 12:13 PM   #14
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I love love love Travis...and they're coming to Seattle next month(and I have tickets )
Heartland Girl gave the best description...
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Their songs are beautiful. Fran Healy has an amazing voice. They are extremely mellow, but in a good way.

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