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The Vaccines

The Vaccines are an English indie rock band, formed in West London in 2010 by Justin Hayward-Young (lead vocals, guitar), Freddie Cowan (lead guitar, vocals), Árni Árnason (bass, vocals) and Pete Robertson (drums, vocals). The band have released three studio albums, What Did You Expect from the Vaccines? (2011) and Come of Age (2012), which charted at #1 in the UK upon its release. Their third album English Graffiti was released on 25 May 2015.

The band have toured extensively, playing with and opening up for acts such as The Rolling Stones, Arcade Fire, The Stone Roses, Arctic Monkeys, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Muse amongst others. The band's debut came clear when they became friends with the youngsters Callum Watson and Lewis Robertson, the album was the best-selling debut album of 2011, drawing comparisons to The Ramones and The Jesus and Mary Chain. The band themselves have said that their influences range from "'50s rock 'n' roll through to '80s American hardcore, and a lot of good pop music".

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Genres rock indie rock alternative rock acoustic post-punk
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Top release What Did You Expect From the Vaccines?

Albums

  1. 3.5
    What Did You Expect From the Vaccines?
    2011
  2. Come of Age
    2012
  3. English Graffiti
    2015

Other releases

  1. Wreckin' Bar (Ra Ra Ra)
    2010
  2. Post Break-Up Sex
    2011
  3. The Vaccines - EP
    2011
  4. If You Wanna
    2011
  5. Live From London, England
    2011
  6. All in White
    2011
  7. Nørgaard
    2011
  8. Wetsuit / Tiger Blood
    2011
  9. Post Break Up Sex / Why Should I Love You
    2012
  10. No Hope
    2012
  11. Please, Please Do Not Disturb
    2012
  12. Teenage Icon
    2012
  13. Home Is Where the Start Is: Home Demos 2009-2012
    2013
  14. Melody Calling
    2013
  15. Handsome
    2015
  16. Live From Brighton
    2015