After 18 years together and minor commercial success, Elbow really hit the big
time after winning the coveted Mercury Prize in 2008 for their fourth album
The Seldom Seen Kid. The record debuted at number 5 in the UK and went double
Platinum in Britain. The band went on to pick up more prestigious prizes,
including two Ivor Novello awards for song-writing, and BRIT and NME ... read more

Video: Open Arms

Watch Elbow performing the track 'Open Arms' from their album Build A Rocket Boys!

New song: Real Life

Good news Elbow fans! The song 'Real Life' has been added to the Absolute Radio playlist.
→ Added 4 August 12.00am

Elbow, The Script and Lenny Kravitz join iTunes festival line-up

The series of free gigs at the Roundhouse have added more big names
Posted 19 August 10.57am — Comment on this

Elbow, Paolo Nutini, Jessie Ware, Ryan Adams and more added to iTunes Festival line-up

New additions join Kasabian, Beck, Robert Plant and more in month-long takeover of London's Roundhouse
Posted 19 August 9.19am — Comment on this

A Minute With: Icelandic writer on setting a musical in an elbow

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sometimes the best way to get to the heart of a story is through the elbow, said Ivar Pall Jonsson, the Icelandic creator of the new rock musical "Re...
Posted 13 August 12.05pm — Comment on this

Elbow frontman Guy Garvey discusses solo project

'I'll be inviting friends to play on it,' says the singer
Posted 28 July 7.44pm — Comment on this

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Top songs

The 5 most played Elbow songs in the past year.

  • One day like this  432 plays
  • Grounds For Divorce  319 plays
  • New York Morning  288 plays
  • The Bones Of You  198 plays
  • My Sad Captains  110 plays

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Absolute Radio stations playing songs by Elbow over the past year.

  1. Absolute Radio 00s 756 plays
  2. Absolute Radio 749 plays
  3. Absolute Radio 70s 48 plays
  4. Absolute Radio 60s 48 plays
  5. Absolute Radio 90s 48 plays
  6. Absolute Classic Rock 48 plays
  7. Absolute 80s 48 plays

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