Palma Violets announced a Christmas single ‘Last Christmas On Planet Earth,’ which is out now via Rough Trade Records. The single is backed up…Read More
Palma Violets are an English band from Lambeth, London. The band formed in 2011, based on the musical partnership of frontmen Sam Fryer and Chilli Jesson.
The band’s musical output is primarily based around the rock genre, with some Garage rock and psychedelic influences. Their first single “Best of Friends” was voted NME’s song of the year for 2012. Palma Violets’ debut album 180 is currently scheduled for release on the 25 February 2013.
Much like Arctic Monkeys, the band gained a substantial fan base online before the release of their first single – with multiple live videos of their gigs being uploaded by fans. The band are signed to Rough Trade Records. Palma Violets have been compared to The Libertines by areas of the media, with their frontmen, Chilli Jesson and Sam Fryer, having a similar onstage relationship to Pete Doherty and Carl Barât. Palma Violets will appear on the NME Awards Tour 2013, along with Miles Kane, Django Django and Peace.
Today Palma Violets have shared the official video for current single “On The Beach” taken from their second album Danger In The Club, which…Read More
Since The Strokes kick started guitar music back in 2001, the fascination in hanging your hopes on an indie-rock band with a penchant…Read More
Palma Violets have revealed details of their new full-length album Danger In The Club. The LP was produced by John Leckie (Stone Roses, The Verve),…Read More
Palma Violets share their new video for “Rattlesnake Highway”. The band’s debut album “118” is now available on Rough Trade. Palms Violets tour begins Oct 8 in Philadelphia, Pa. ‘Skaters’ will open all shows on the North American leg of their tour.Read More
Will Doyle of Palma Violets choses his favourite five albums of all time: Pond – Beard, Winos, Denim Nick Cave – Push The Sky Away The Clash – TheRead More
We just played Coachella and it was really amazing. Really hot actually. We’re finally getting ourselves acclimatized to this California heat. I was lucky to see some great bands as well: Blur and Nick Cave were brilliant, and I really enjoyed Io Echo.Read More
Phoenix, Girl Talk, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Hot Chip top the lineup for the inaugural edition of The Grove Music Festival, a one-day…Read More
Palma Violets have gained notoriety with their unpredictable live shows and the magnetism of frontman Sam Fryer (vocals/guitar) and Chilli Jesson (bass/guitar). Both fellas cut a dash as 2013’s take of Pete and Carl from The Libertines, however Intriguingly on 180,Read More
On the heels of a run of dates in the US, The Palma Violets are excited to announce a forthcoming North American tour. The tour kicks off in Indio, CA on April 12 as part of the Coachella FestivalRead More