The band preview new album 'Cast Of Thousands' - and it goes down a storm...

ELBOW previewed new album ‘CAST OF THOUSANDS’ last night (July 10) before a LONDON crowd including members of BLUR, [/a] and STARSAILOR.

The band performed six tracks from the new record, due for release through V2 on August 18.

The new tracks, especially forthcoming single ‘Fallen Angel’, were warmly received by a capacity crowd at the Scala, which included of Blur‘s Alex James, [a]’s Didz and TV presenter Dermot Leary.

Frontman Guy Garvey told the crowd: “We were nervous beforehand but you’ve made us feel a lot more confident coming back now.”

The set was:


‘Fallen Angel’


‘Bitten By The Tailfly’

‘Snooks (Progress Report)’

‘Fugitive Motel’

‘Coming Second’

‘Scattered Blacks & Whites’

‘Grace Under Pressure’


‘Switching Off’