DC! We are playing Porch Fest 2016 on Saturday 4/16. We're on porch ten (2350 Washington Place NE) at 4PM. Full details below:

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Hello! After settling into American life, Tilly and Andy will be playing their first show in the USofA! Friday 21st Aug at Tree House Lounge in Washington DC.

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James Gannaban updated his cover photo.

HK Magazine's HK LIVE! Champs, We Wanted To Be The Sky | Tilly, Andy -- On the hunt in 2015 for just the most kickass HK sound to come out following WWTBTS. Who might it be...

One year ago today, we released our EP! It seems like it was only last week. Check out our video for 'Because All Romantics Are Quitters' -

If you want the EP - purchase it below (it's better for you than Easter chocolate) -

Happy Easter!...

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Official music video for 'Because All Romantics Are Quitters' by We Wanted To Be The Sky Filmed by Onoko Film -

Wherever you are in the world, Happy New Year, everyone. 2013 was awesome!

Official music video for 'Because All Romantics Are Quitters' by We Wanted To Be The Sky Filmed by Onoko Film -

Here's a link to listen again to Andy & Tilly chatting on 94.4FM Salford City Radio the other night.

As well as an acoustic version of 'Photographs & Nitrogen', we spin tracks by Say Mosquito, These Selfish Things, and DP, and chat about other cool HK bands, inc
Shotgun Politics, PONYBOY, and John Greer - Music!

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Be Reet with Tony Thornborough & Steve Nicholson. Salford City Radio

At 9pm UK time (erm.. in four minutes!), Tilly and Andy will be chatting to the super cool Tony and Steve on the 'Be 'Reet' show on 94.4FM Salford City Radio. Listen online here -

The Breakfast Club on Salford City Radio will see a shake-up to it's menu as former Rossendale Radio presenter Andy Hargreaves better kn…

The rather wonderful Stephen Doyle played all six tracks from our EP on his Sonic Diary radio show the other other night. Listen again at the link below. Apparently WWTBTS are a Manchester band now!

On this weeks show we featured music from the bands playing at Gullivers Oldham Street Manchester Thursday 8th Aug (Kill Pretty, The Things, Ill & Factory Acts) plus tunage old & new

Tilly and Andy in Berlin with the super cool Chris Mac from Six60.

Last year, Chris remixed our track, 'Fire', for us - Download for FREE from here...…/fire-chris-mac-rem…

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This Friday (2nd August) Tilly and Andy will be playing at Dry Bar in Manchester! More deets from this link

We Wanted To Be The Sky added a new photo to the album: WWTBTS.
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Seemed like an appropriate day to post this - A rough and ready version of 'Heart Attack (On The Halfway Line)' from our show with The Dodos at Hidden Agenda last month.

Heart Attack (On The Halfway Line) by We Wanted To Be The Sky Recorded live at Hidden Agenda (Hong Kong) - 22nd May 2013 Debut EP available to download from ...

A rather amusing tale of our gig with The Dodos at Hidden Agenda the other week...…/we-wanted-to-be-the-sky-hid…/

I went to Hidden Agenda last night with the intention of seeing The Dodos on Holly's recommendation. And since I might not get accepted into school here, this might be my last chance to go see the ...

If you've not seen it yet, here's our music video for 'Because All Romantics Are Quitters'.


Official music video for 'Because All Romantics Are Quitters' by We Wanted To Be The Sky Filmed by Onoko Film -

The splendid Music Surveillance have posted some pics from our gig with The Dodos at Hidden Agenda - go check 'em out!…

Music Surveillance added 115 new photos to the album: The Dodos Live in Hong Kong — with Rebecca Tilbrook and 2 others.

The Dodos Live in Hong Kong

Date : 22nd May 2013 (Wednesday)
Time : 8:30


Supporting : We Wanted To Be The Sky

Ticket : $180(Advance) $220(Door) $110 (Student)
*HALF PRICE walk-in discount for full-time local students

Ticket is now available at :

地點 Venue:Hidden Agenda
2A, Wing Fu Industrial Bldg, 15-17 Tai Yip Street,
Kwun Tong, Hong Kong

The Dodos成立於2005年,是一隊來自美國三藩市的,由主音及結他手Meric Long及鼓手Logan Kroeber所組成的獨立民謠樂隊。
樂隊初期名字為Dodobird,在西岸實驗鼓手Logan Kroeber加入後才改名為The Dodos,兩人臭味相投一見如故,隨即組成樂隊。The Dodos在2008年推出首張大碟,名為 “Beware of the Maniacs”,並在同年推出另一張大碟 “Visiter”。在2009年灌錄大碟 "Time to Die" 時Long及Kroeber邀請了電顫琴手Keaton Snyder的協助及Phil Ek作製作人,同時亦覺得此組合能擦出更多有趣的火花。2011年製作大碟 “No Color” 時亦邀請了Neko Case作協助歌手並繼續沿用 “Visiter” 時的創作團隊。

The Dodos are an indie folk band which formed in San Francisco, California, United States in 2005. They consist of Meric Long (vocals, guitar) and Logan Kroeber (drums).
Originally formed in 2006 as Dodobird by multi-instrumentalist Meric Long, unpredictable San Francisco indie rock duo the Dodos acquired their new moniker with the arrival of Logan Kroeber, a fellow West Coast artist whose penchant for experimental drumming and progressive metal melded perfectly with Long's interest in West African Ewe drumming and country blues fingerpicking. The Dodos released their debut album, Beware of the Maniacs, that same year independently, followed by Visiter in 2008. Long and Kroeber added electric vibraphonist Keaton Snyder to the fold and collaborated with producer Phil Ek on 2009's Time to Die, which found the trio exploring a more fleshed-out sound. For 2011's No Color, the band recruited Neko Case as a supporting vocalist and returned to its Visiter-era approach.

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