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<a href="http://accidentalrecords.bandcamp.com/album/one-one-2">The Invisible by Accidental Records</a>
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  • Nov 09 2010

    We hope to see you this Thursday at Fabric for the FABRIC4X Fundraiser, raving it up helping to raise awareness & money for a great cause. For more info on the event and Fragile X Syndrome, the most common genetic form of inherited mental impairment, click here

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  • Mar 28 2010

    JACOB AND THE ANGEL

    Watch the new video by The Invisible

    Directed by Sam Walker
    Produced by Matthew Fone

    The Invisible are currently on tour in the US until mid-April, head over to their Myspace for dates.

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  • Dec 09 2009

    The Invisible hailed by iTunes as Album of the Year

    iTunes has chosen The Invisible as its Album of the Year! The award, made by the editorial team at iTunes UK, rounds off an amazing year for the band in which they’ve also been named the Mercury Prize judges as an Album of the Year, toured to adoring fans throughout Europe and U.S. and sold out three shows in London during Dec. Blimey! 

    And if you haven’t yet sampled the delights of this stunning album, you can buy it on iTunes.

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Towards the end of 2006, Tom, Leo and Dave, three friends with impeccable musical pedigrees, (including Roisin Murphy, XX Teens, Amy Winehouse, Paul Epworth, Polar Bear and Bugz In The Attic), embarked on what was originally intended as a solo project for Dave. A beautiful album gradually emerged and,via the process of its creation, The Invisible was born.

London Girl and the band's eponymous debut LP are ambitious and skillfully crafted slices of sumptuous music, wide-ranging in their diverse influences and uncompromising in vision. Theirs is a world where Prince, King Sunny Ade, Sonic Youth, Queens Of The Stone Age, Shuggie Otis and Radiohead are immersed in fruitful creative dialogue. Classical, medieval church music and more digitized dance sounds all simmer beneath the surface too.

Through their combined magical musicianship and songwriting, The Invisible meld these disparate soundsto forge something special, fresh and altogether new.

Production on the album is handled by Matthew Herbert. The Invisible are the first group that the celebrated electronic pioneer has been inspired to work with in this way. Herbert's influence can be heard in the balancing of electronic elements with more natural, organic sounds, matching his studio expertise with the band's live sound. Another vital element within the creative dynamic is the presence of phenomenal UK-based singer Eska, whose contribution adds significantly to the mood and texture of