🎈JAMES CHATTED to BBC News about headlining the BBC Music Introducing stage at Reading Festival & Leeds Festival this weekend.
Luckily, he managed to keep his cool. "The singer/guitarist admits he's been practicing his best rock 'n' roll 'foot on the monitor' pose for the latest big occasion. 'It's what the audience wants and deserves.' " 😂
YOU'VE BEEN A BLAST, 2018! Thanks to all of you for helping make it our best year yet. Let's all go out and majestically ride 2019! 🎉🎈
We've pulled together some of our personal highlights from the past 12 months below....
In January, we were lucky enough to be invited to the iconic BBC Maida Vale Studios London for a live session. It's safe to say we'd never been as collectively nervous/excited when we walked in. We set up and ran through the songs a few times before the cameras rolled and were in a room doing some vocal warm-ups when someone popped their head round the door and told us that the piano James was sat at was played by none other than Sir Paul McCartney himself on the Beatles' Maida Vale session. It was genuinely one of...
READING/LEEDS 2018. We're already in full-on nostalgia mode for last weekend. Thanks to all who came along to the BBC Radio 1 stage and made it special. There's a video above and some kind words below. 🎈
READING & LEEDS. We are all beyond buzzing to be playing the BBC Radio 1 Stage this year. Come rain, come shine, come see us in the tent for our biggest set yet! 🎪🎈
- LEEDS. FRIDAY. 12.50pm
- READING. SUNDAY. 1.20pm