Articles Tagged 'Travis'

Music Roundup: Travis’ Fran Healy Rules Again on ‘Wreckorder’

Travis frontman Fran Healy has captivated American audiences for the last 15 years with his honest-to-goodness and heartfelt pop tunes. If you’re a massive fan of UK music, knowing every word to one of the band's brightest and biggest hits, "Why Does It Always Rain on Me," is an undeniable part of your subconscious. Don't […]

Anglo For Your Ear: Travis’ “U16 Girls”

Prior to their 1999 breakthrough The Man Who, these four Scottish lads were scrappier, louder, and brasher – more influenced by Oasis than Radiohead. 1997’s “U16 Girls” was a fine example of their early stadium-rock sound. (Not coincidentally, their 1997 album Good Feeling was produced by U2 producer Steve Lillywhite. The Man Who was produced […]