One Thousand Violins
6 Shouts - 42,608 Scrobbles
One Thousand Violins were a sixties-influenced indie-pop group from Sheffield, Yorkshire, who had several UK Indie Chart hits in the late 1980s.
The band was formed in 1985 by Darren Swindells (bass), Colin Gregory (guitar), John Wood (vocals), David Warmsley (keyboards/guitar), and Peter Day (drums).
Gregory and Warmsley had previously played together in The Page Boys. Their first single, "Halcyon Days" was released in 1985.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Like One Thousand Violins - 284 plays
- Like 1000 Violins - (4:38) - 301 plays
- All Aboard the Love-Mobile - (2:27) - 90 plays
- Locked Out of the Love-In - (3:58) - 81 plays
- Halcyon Days - (3:42) - 52 plays
- I Was Depending On You To Be My Jesus - (3:44) - 56 plays
- Halcyon Days (12" Version) - (3:36) - 60 plays
- Please Don't Sandblast My House - (3:17) - 46 plays
- If Only Words - (3:55) - 41 plays
- The Tragic Tale of Daniel - (3:24) - 55 plays