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  1. Get to know the bands playing at the first Cool Britannia FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | Watford Observer

    ... friendly funnier and creative bunch of guys. It would be also great to catch up with Ian Broudie from the Lightning Seeds. Ian produced our first album and I personally have always had a soft spot for his psychedelic pop songs. Wow that's a tough ...

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  2. PHOTOS: Kaiser Chiefs take to the stage on day one of Victorious FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Daily Echo

    IT was a time for heroes on day one of Victorious Festival as The Libertines headlined on Southsea Common after sets by Kaiser Chiefs, Shed Seven and Lightning Seeds. Brilliant apart and outstanding together, frontmen Pete Doherty and Carl Barat, along with bandmates bassist John Hassall and drummer Gary Powell, showed why they are topping the bill at some of the biggest festivals in Britain this year.

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  3. PREVIEW: Music stars at Victorious Festival this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | Daily Echo

    The Libertines, Paul Weller and The Prodigy lead a huge line-up of talent over more than fifteen stages and tents at Castle Field on Southsea Seafront. Kaiser Chiefs, Shed Seven and The Lightning Seeds join Pete Docherty and Carl Barat on main Common Stage on Friday, while on Saturday, Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson, The Cribs, Gaz Coombes, Happy Mondays and Sleeper are part of the build-up for the former lead singer of The Jam.

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  4. Cotton Clouds does it againRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | Oldham Chronicle

    ... their superb and lively 40-minute set, but this hack was totally looking forward to the main event - the Lightning Seeds. Ian Broudie and the guys certainly delivered as darkness fell, belting out their array of class favourites that included Pure, ...

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  5. Miles Kane new song cry on my guitarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | NME

    The Scouse rocker re-enters the ring with a wrestling-themed album that, while fitfully inspired, isn't quite the killer blow he hoped for If there's one guy who knows the value of a good collaborator, it's Miles Kane . Thrust from Scouse-rock obscurity to the upper echelons of indie rock notoriety by becoming the retro-bro of Alex Turner in The Last Shadow Puppets , he's since attempted to consolidate a solo career by co-writing with Turner, Ian Broudie of The Lightning Seeds, Paul Weller, Gruff Rhys of Super Furry Animals, Kid Harpoon, Guy Chambers, XTC's Andy Partridge and a whole host of lesser known singers.

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  6. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With The Lightning SeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Crooks and Liars

    ... Fall, Wall Of Voodoo, Icicle Works and many more) Ian Broudie released the debut album from his project the Lightning Seeds. It a fine piece of what was called New Wave. In a way, it was like an unintentional graceful farewell to what was. We ...

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  7. New album in the pipeline for Redditch Britpop band DodgyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | Redditch Advertiser

    ... in Knebworth, and have plans for a new album. I can't wait, it's going to be fun. I know Ian Broudie and The Lightning Seeds really well because we went on tour with them in the 90s and also he produced a couple of our albums The Dodgy Album and ...

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  8. Football's coming home: England - Three Lions' song tops UK chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    English World Cup football anthem first released in 1996 by David Baddiel, Frank Skinner and The Lightning Seeds racks up its fourth spell at number one England's best known football song "Three Lions" topped the UK pop charts on Friday - two days after the national team were knocked out of the World Cup semi-finals by Croatia. The song, by David Baddiel, Frank Skinner and the Lightning Seeds, containing the line "Football's coming home", and has become the de facto anthem of English football since 1996.

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  9. Liam Gallagher postpones his European tour after 'unforeseen change'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... emerged of Noel swiftly shutting down a fan singalong of Three Lions, originally released in 1996 by The Lightning Seeds and comedians David Baddiel and Frank Skinner. The star couldn't resist casting his doubts ahead of England's clash with Sweden ...

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  10. Baddiel and SkinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | NME

    'Three Lions' has shot straight to number one after England's successful campaign of reaching the semi-finals in the World Cup. 'Three Lions', which was originally released by The Lightning Seeds and Baddiel & Skinner back in 1996 and was re-released in 1998, topping the charts 20 years ago, has accompanied England's progression through the tournament in Russia.

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  11. Three Lions breaks chart recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | BBC News

    ... reflected in every international England ever play. The song was written for Euro 96 by Ian Broudie of The Lightning Seeds together with comedians David Baddiel and Frank Skinner. I believe if you tune your radio to @BBCR1 now, you'll hear that the ...

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  12. Liam Gallagher slams 'miserable' brother Noel in ANOTHER Twitter rantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... emerged of Noel swiftly shutting down a fan singalong of Three Lions, originally released in 1996 by The Lightning Seeds and comedians David Baddiel and Frank Skinner. The star couldn't resist casting his doubts ahead of England's clash with Sweden ...

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  13. ItRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2018 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... rose in use during the 2018 World Cup as England progressed through the tournament. released by the band The Lightning Seeds with the lyrics written by comedians David Baddiel and Frank Skinner, who at the time presented a soccer themed comedy show ...

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  14. Lily Allen And Gary Barlow Lead Commiserations As England Fall To CroatiaRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2018 | WENN Blog

    ... the lyrics from England's 1996 soccer anthem Three Lions by David Baddiel & Frank Skinner with The Lightning Seeds. "Never mind lads. Next time," she added, as actor Sam Claflin quipped, "It's coming home to someone else." Take That star Gary Barlow ...

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  15. Sir Elton John among the stars getting excited ahead of World Cup gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Salisbury Journal

    ... a number nine Kane shirt. David Baddiel, who created football anthem Three Lions with Frank Skinner and The Lightning Seeds in 1996, has posted a string of messages about the tournament on social media. One showed a screenshot of the Global Viral 50 ...

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  16. A summer to treasureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Sky Sports

    ... waistcoat. Harry Maguire's head. Every social media timeline was jammed with these loveable lions. The Lightning Seeds, David Baddiel and Frank Skinner were back on top of the charts, as their 1996 hit was pasted into clips from film and television ...

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  17. England take early lead in semi-final match against CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Evening Times

    ... in our sights," she said. David Baddiel, who created football anthem Three Lions with Frank Skinner and The Lightning Seeds in 1996, has posted a string of messages about the tournament on social media. One showed a screenshot of the Global Viral 50 ...

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  18. In Pictures: England fans roar for Three LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | ITV

    Thousands of England fans have gathered at venues across the country to cheer on the Three Lions in their World Cup semi-final against Croatia. The Lightning Seeds began the sporting celebration at Hyde Park, London, singing the anthem that has been sweeping the nation.

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  19. England face Croatia in the semi-final on Wednesday evening.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Evening Times

    ... of "football's coming home". The refrain, lifted from the 1996 track by David Baddiel, Frank Skinner and The Lightning Seeds, has been reborn alongside the hopes of the nation this summer but Southgate admitted he has spent two decades avoiding it. ...

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  20. Baddiel & SkinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | NME

    Not sure if you've heard this, but Football's Coming Home. Head out onto the streets today and you'll undoubtedly heard comedians David Baddiel and Frannk Skinner and Britpop heroes The Lightning Seeds' 1996 bantz-and-pints banger blaring from ever pub, car stereo and shop front in the land.

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