"(Reuters) - English band Keane secured a fourth consecutive number one album on Sunday with their latest release "Night Train" going straight in at the top of the charts, the Official Charts Company said.
The group, whose worldwide album sales exceed 10 million, named the album after their preferred mode of transport during a 28-country tour for their last album, "Perfect…
We're pleased to announce details of a live webchat which will take place this coming Monday, May 10th (aka, the day before Night Train release day in the US!) at 7.30pm UK time / 2.30pm EST / 11.30am PST.
The band will be joining the New York Post's Ryan Brockington for a 30 minute chat live and direct from London. You'll be able to watch it right here on CherrytreeRecords.com. KeaneMusic.com - or at www.justin.tv/keanemusic, plus there… Continue
Added by Keane on May 6, 2010 at 12:00pm —
On Saturday, 15 May, Keane are playing an exclusive In Concert show for Radio 2 at the BBC Radio Theatre in Broadcasting House, London.
Tickets are not for sale - but we've managed to bag 15 pairs, just to give away to the keanemusic.com massive. If you'd like to win a pair, then please click here and fill out the entry form, before 10am on Monday, 10 May. Please note, the prize includes tickets only, and not… Continue
Added by Keane on May 4, 2010 at 2:44pm —
If you head over to Virgin Media's website, you can currently watch an exclusive "making of" film, showing some behind the scenes footage from the Stop For A Minute video shoot. Click here to check it out.
Stop For A Minute is available now from iTunes Stores worldwide. You can download the song from… Continue
Added by Keane on April 19, 2010 at 9:30am —
Clear Skies, one of the tracks on Keane's amazing new Night Train release, had its first play on radio Monday afternoon, on Steve Lamacq's BBC 6 Music show.You can listen online through the BBC iPlayer by…
Not many British bands these days have more than one million-selling album, let alone three. Fewer still manage to replicate - and maintain - that success outside the UK. And only a tiny number are able to continually develop their sound as their career progresses. But, in the last decade, Keane have… Continue
Added by Keane on March 4, 2010 at 9:00am —
"Night Train features eight powerful new tracks and includes genre-busting collaborations with Somali rapper K'naan and Japanese rapped MC Tigarah (remember this?). For the first time, Tim Rice-Oxley also contributes vocals to the album. Songs for this new record were written and recorded during the…Continue
Added by Keane on February 26, 2010 at 5:00pm —
had a really great day with Tim and Tom in Tim's studio yesterday. I went there to take some photos, and ended up laying down some drum tracks on a couple of songs. was nice to use the drums I bought Tim about 2 years ago, precisely for moments like this! only four mics around the kit, but it sounded great. anyway, I remembered to take some photos, and here they are. Hope everyone is well, and rest-assured, we are looking forward to coming out to…
American Eagle Outfitters, in partnership with Filter Magazine, has this week launched Hear To Help, an exclusive compilation CD to benefit relief and recovery efforts in Haiti. And we're pleased to report that it features an exclusive Keane track - the French version of Black Burning Heart, which the band recorded in the summer of 2008, but which has never previously been released. (It seemed an appropriate choice, as French is one of Haiti's two official…
Not many British bands these days have more than one album, which sells a million copies, let alone three. Fewer still manage to replicate - and maintain - that success outside the UK. And only a tiny number are able to continually develop their sound as their career progresses. But, in the last decade, Keane have achieved all of those things and a whole lot more. After selling 10 million copies of their three award-winning albums, it's no… Continue
Added by Keane on February 24, 2010 at 9:00am —