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The Vaccines’ Justin Young and Timothy Lanham announce new project Halloweens

The Vaccines frontman Justin Young and Timothy Lanham have launched a new side project, Halloweens. The band have shared two new tracks - 'Hannah You’re Amazing' and 'Ur Kinda Man' - which you can listen to below. They've also shared the video for 'Hannah You’re Amazing', which you can also view below. https://open.spotify.com/album/61VOT8AFbW7zIkj3vnnIhy?si=m01eT6hURCGHwls9rIltNg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QVsnhaCAQs Young and Lanham decided to team up for the project - which...

Er, what? Kylie and The Vaccines team up for new song

Kylie and The Vaccines have teamed up for new song 'Lazy'. The collaboration no one expected in 2019, the track is taken from the soundtrack to the new Shaun The Sheep movie Farmageddon. Announcing the collaboration on Instagram, The Vaccines wrote: "hey hey hey – vVv excited to tell u all that we have recorded a new song called LAZY with...

The Vaccines open, The Cure will close – Justin Young’s punky pop band open Glastonbury 2019

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“Hello Glastonbury, you’re still awake I see,” is how Justin Young greets the crowd who’ve gathered for The Vaccines’ not-so-secret set right at the start of the first full day of the festival. As the frontman will tell us later, it’s been “eight long years” since the band last played this part of the festival, but even then they...

Gruff Rhys, The Vaccines, HEALTH, Self Esteem and loads more set for Jägermeister’s JägerHaus at All Points East 2019

This weekend will see Jägermeister’s renowned JägerHaus return to London's All Points East festival, bringing more than 50 artists to perform and DJ. Read More: All Points East Festival 2018 – the best bits of both weekends in glorious photos Bringing some "Berlin cool" to Victoria Park inside its impressive Bauhaus inspired structure, the JägerHaus bar and stage will host two weekends of...

Mumford & Sons confirmed as final All Points East 2019 headliner

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Mumford & Sons have been confirmed as the final headliner of All Points East 2019. The four-piece join five other headliners (including The Strokes, Christine and the Queens and Bon Iver) at the Victoria Park, London-held festival, which will be held on two weekends: May 24-26 and May 31 - June 2. Read more: NME meets Mumford & Sons - “We’ve...

The Vaccines forced to cancel Blackburn show after safety barrier collapses

The Vaccines were forced to shelve a show in Blackburn last night, after the safety barrier kept collapsing during their performance. The 'Combat Sports' rockers were mid-way through their gig at the King Georges Hall when the decision was taken to axe the performance as a precaution. Although no one was injured, the band later revealed how the collapsing barrier was...

The Vaccines explain why their songs are so short

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The Vaccines have revealed why many of their hits are so short. The band, who recently returned with new track ‘All My Friends Are Falling In Love’, have often written songs that are less than less than three minutes -- with their debut single, 'Wreckin' Bar (Ra Ra Ra)' clocking in at only 90 seconds. "It's not a conscious thing … it...

The Vaccines’ share new single ‘All My Friends Are Falling In Love’

The Vaccines have returned with ‘All My Friends Are Falling In Love’. Check out the new video below. The new track is the latest original release from the indie heroes, following the arrival of fourth album ‘Combat Sports’ earlier this year. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AuSap_mtIfY https://twitter.com/thevaccines/status/1062631222751322112 It sees the band combining their own distinct guitar-led sound with bubblegum pop choruses and came about after frontman Justin...

The Vaccines add two new dates to their 2019 UK tour

The Vaccines have added a further two dates to their lengthy UK tour that kicks off in winter 2019. Full dates and ticket details are below. Read more: Fighting Fit - NME meets The Vaccines As part of the victory lap for their acclaimed 2018 album 'Combat Sports', the band will be kicking off the new year with a run...