INTERVIEW: Travis’ Fran Healy on the 21st anniversary of their classic album ‘The Invisible Band’


In episode #93 of The XS Noize Podcast, Mark Millar catches up with Fran Healy from Travis about their live shows in Derry and Belfast and the 21st anniversary of their classic album The Invisible Band.

In this interview, Fran Healy talks about writing and recording “The Invisible Band”, playing Derry, Northern Ireland, for the first time, being involved in an attempted carjacking in LA and lots more

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TRAVIS return to Northern Ireland with concerts at the Millennium Forum, Derry, on Thursday, 11 August and the Waterfront Hall, Belfast, on Friday, 12 August.

Marking the 20th Anniversary of their acclaimed 2001 studio album, Travis present a tour of The Invisible Band. This classic album features the renowned track Sing, and gets its name from the band’s feelings regarding “music being more important than the band making it.”

The band will perform the entire album in concert, plus all the classic hits.

Tickets are on sale now:

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Mark Millar is the founder of XS Noize and looks after the daily running of the website as well as hosting interviews for the weekly XS Noize Podcast. Mark's favourite album is Achtung Baby by U2.

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