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!

Royal Blood and NME New Breed Tour - tickets on sale 9am Friday (September 5)

Plus; tickets for tours from Death From Above 1979, Bombay Bicycle Club and Elbow
Posted 4 September 3.05pm — Comment on this

Elbow announce London and Manchester ‘theatre’ shows for 2015

The band will play three dates at Manchester's O2 Apollo and three at London's Hammersmith Eventim Apollo
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O2 Priority Tickets available for Elbow, Maroon 5 and Bombay Bicycle Club

Pre-sales for live dates start tomorrow (September 3)
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Elbow, The Script and Lenny Kravitz join iTunes festival line-up

The series of free gigs at the Roundhouse have added more big names
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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

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Top songs

The 5 most played Elbow songs in the past year.

  • One day like this  428 plays
  • Grounds For Divorce  316 plays
  • New York Morning  290 plays
  • The Bones Of You  195 plays
  • My Sad Captains  112 plays

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

  1. Absolute Radio 00s 745 plays
  2. Absolute Radio 742 plays
  3. Absolute Radio 70s 44 plays
  4. Absolute Radio 60s 44 plays
  5. Absolute Radio 90s 44 plays
  6. Absolute Classic Rock 44 plays
  7. Absolute 80s 44 plays

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