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The Naked and Famous

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The Naked and Famous are a five piece indie band hailing from Auckland, New Zealand. The band comprises Thom Powers, Alisa Xayalith, Aaron Short, David Beadle and Jesse Wood. According to the Young Blood Songfacts, they took the name from a line in UK trip hop singer-songwriter Tricky's track, Tricky Kid. After their initial formation in 2008, their debut album "Passive Me, Aggressive You" was released on the "Somewhat Damaged" label during September 2010. The single "Young Blood" debuted at number one on the New Zealand chart - the first New Zealand artist to do so in three years. Their debut album along with various singles can be downloaded from www.thenakedandfamous.com On 6 December 2010, the BBC announced that The Naked and Famous had been nominated for the BBC's Sound of 2011 poll. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.

Tracks We Played

Punching In a Dream

Passive Me, Aggressive You
Last Played on June 24, 2014 11:01pm

Young Blood (Renholder Remix)

Passive Me, Aggressive You (Remixes & B-Sides)
Last Played on June 04, 2014 11:26pm


Young Blood (Single)
Last Played on January 15, 2014 9:27am