The Forum presents:

The Bluetones

The Forum, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Entry Requirements: 16+ (under 16s accompanied by an adult)
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The Bluetones have carved their place in music history with infectious melodies and indie charm. Led by Mark Morriss's distinctive vocals, their sound is a fusion of catchy guitar hooks and nostalgic lyricism, resonating with audiences longing for a bygone era. Their debut album, "Expecting to Fly," catapulted them to fame with hits like "Slight Return," showcasing their knack for crafting memorable tunes. Evolving over the years, their music retains its timeless appeal, blending elements of alternative rock with Britpop sensibilities. The Bluetones continue to captivate audiences with their enduring melodies and signature style.

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Website The band, which were a huge part of the Brit Pop era, were always an engaging and dynamic live outfit. Fronted by the enigmatic Mark Morriss, they had an impressive run of hit singles that included ’Bluetonic’, ‘Slight Return’, ‘Marblehead Johnson’, ‘Solomon Bites The Worm’, ‘If’ and ‘Keep the Fires Burning’. Their live shows brought the West London four-piece an army of devoted followers worldwide.

The band’s members are Mark Morriss on vocals, Adam Devlin on guitar, Scott Morriss on bass guitar, and Eds Chesters on drums. The band scored thirteen Top 40 singles and three Top 10 albums in the UK charts.

Glastonbury, Top Of The Pops, The Bluetones did the lot and toured with everyone from Radiohead to Bruce Hornsby & The Range. Finally, after playing more than 10,000 shows in more than 73 countries, they’re back for more.