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The View are a Scottish indie rock band. They incorporate various styles such as punk, pop, alternative rock, pop punk, powerpop and folk in their music. They are best known for their 2007 single Same Jeans which reached number 3 on the UK Singles Chart. The band are currently signed to 1965 Records and their first single, "Wasted Little DJs", was released on 12 August 2006. The single entered the MTV2/NME charts on 9 July 2006, eventually reaching number one on 13 August 2006. On the same day, the song reached number 15 in the UK Singles Chart.

The View released their debut album Hats Off to the Buskers on 22 January 2007, which entered the UK Album Chart at number one the following week. It was nominated for the 2007 Mercury Music Prize.

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The View News

The View announce tour dates in association with Propaganda

The View announce tour dates in association with Propaganda

The Scottish band team up with the UK's biggest indie club night for new dates

  • Apr 26, 2013

The View unveil new track 'Kill Kyle' from forthcoming compilation album - listen

'Seven Year Setlist' will be released on June 17

  • Apr 24, 2013

The View announce 'Seven Year Setlist' singles compilation

Band to release career retrospective on June 17

  • Apr 10, 2013

The View: 'The Stone Roses at Glasgow Green will be monumental'

'Cheeky For A Reason' group can't wait to support the Manchester legends on June 15

  • Nov 4, 2012

The View announce December UK tour - ticket details

Kyle Falconer and his band will play 10 shows across the UK at the end of this year

  • Sep 11, 2012

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The View Music Videos

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The View Reviews

The View - 'Standard'

The View - 'Standard'

Languid strummer about fancying your mate's mum, obviously

  • May 22, 2013

The View - 'The Clock'

Pushes all their inner Fleetwood Mac-isms to the fore

  • Aug 24, 2012

The View - 'Cheeky For A Reason'

The boys from Dundee are close to their best

  • Jul 8, 2012

10 Tracks You Have To Hear (11/04/11)

The View, Nicki Minaj, Destroyer

  • Apr 11, 2011

Album Review: The View - Bread and Circuses (1965)

The Scots caners’ third album pulls their career from the brink – but it’s more bread and butter than fine fare

  • Mar 9, 2011

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