|Switch to Russian|
Travis are an alternative rock band from Glasgow, Scotland, comprising Fran Healy (lead vocalist, guitar, piano, banjo), Dougie Payne (bass guitar, backing vocals), Andy Dunlop (lead guitar, banjo, keyboards, backing vocals) and Neil Primrose (drums, percussion). They named themselves after the Harry Dean Stanton character Travis Henderson from the film Paris, Texas.
July 29, 2010
Sir Paul McCartney makes a guest appearance on Travis frontman Fran Healy's debut solo album. The former Beatle plays the bass on 'As It Comes', which is one of ten songs on 'Wreckorder'. Healy repaid Sir Paul by turning vegetarian. Read more
September 24, 2008
Travis frontman Fran Healy has praised American singer Katy Perry, who recently topped the singles charts with 'I Kissed A Girl'. The band recently covered Perry's single for a radio broadcast, changing the lyrics so that they spoke of gay man who's having doubts about his sexuality. Read more
© 2011 Music World. All rights reserved.