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Members of Disclosure, Mystery Jets, Pumarosa and more perform surprise sets at London’s Extinction...

Members of The Wombats, Disclosure, Pumarosa, and Mystery Jets are among the acts who have performed at London's Extinction Rebellion protests this week. The climate...

Love Fame Tragedy at Moth Club: Murph Wombats’s side-project is already a fully-formed pop...

“This is all very MFT,” Matthew ‘Murph’ Murphy jokes with his guitar tech as he rummages through a tangle of wires to throttle some...
The story of Reading Festival 2019 - in photos

The story of Reading Festival 2019 – in photos

Reading Festival 2019 is at an end, and we've seen the likes of Post Malone, The 1975 and Twenty One Pilots deliver stunning sets...

The Wombats bring brilliant deja vu to Reading 2019

Friday, early evening; the square-jawed wombat on the back-of-stage screen wakes up as the first crunching future beats of ‘Cheetah Tongue’ and The Wombats...
Wombats Murph Love Fame Tragedy

Listen to the Pixies/Alt-J/Soundgarden supergroup from The Wombats singer Murph

The Wombats singer Murph has unveiled two songs from his new supergroup side-project Love Fame Tragedy. 'Backflip' features members of Pixies, Alt-J and Soundgarden. Also...
Wombats

The Wombats capture the mood of the new Glasto generation

Future indie. Algo-rhythm. Drainpipe pop. Call it what you want, but Spotify’s idea of alt-rock is undoubtedly a thing, and The Wombats have evolved...

“It’s somewhere between Gorillaz and a solo project”: Murph from The Wombats explains his...

Joey Santiago. Alt-J’s Gus Unger-Hamilton. Maddi Waterhouse, sister of Suki. A host of other famous faces waiting in the wings. And tying it all...
The Wombats at Wembley

Flying marsupials, circle waltzes and demon-stalked fun: The Wombats become an arena band

Hello Wombley! Or so Matthew ‘Murph’ Murphy has dubbed this illustrious hall of legend for the night, refusing to let the weight of the...
Sounds of the city

Elbow, Kylie Minogue, The National, The Wombats and more to play Manchester’s huge Sounds...

Organisers behind Manchester's Sounds of the City have announced the headliners for their run of 2019 shows, which will take place at the city's...