The Naked and Famous



The Naked and Famous

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Active
2008
Born
November 30, -0001 in Auckland
Location
Auckland, New Zealand
Biography
The Naked and Famous are an alternative rock band from Auckland, New Zealand. They formed in 2008 when Thom Powers and Alisa Xayalith recorded EPs This Machine and No Light with engineer Aaron Short, a fellow student at Auckland's MAINZ music college. The band took their name from a line in the English artist Tricky's song "Tricky Kid", "everybody wants to be naked and famous", that is ambivalent about the notion of celebrity. The EPs were subsequently released on local independent label Round Trip Mars and Powers and Xayalith began performing live with Ben Knapp and Jordan Clark on bass and drums respectively.
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Last Forever

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My Energy

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The Water Beneath You

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Losing Our Control

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Falling

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Girls Like You

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All of This

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Punching in a Dream

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Frayed

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The Sun

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Passive Me, Aggressive You (Deluxe Edition)

Passive Me, Aggressive You (Deluxe Edition)

The Naked and Famous December 1, 2017

25 Tracks

Higher (RAC Remix)

Higher (RAC Remix)

The Naked and Famous May 19, 2017

1 Tracks

Higher (RAC Mix)

Higher (RAC Mix)

The Naked and Famous May 19, 2017

1 Tracks

Higher (FKYA Remix)

Higher (FKYA Remix)

The Naked and Famous March 17, 2017

1 Tracks

Spotify Singles

Spotify Singles

The Naked and Famous January 31, 2017

2 Tracks

Simple Forms

Simple Forms

The Naked and Famous October 14, 2016

10 Tracks

In Rolling Waves (Deluxe)

In Rolling Waves (Deluxe)

The Naked and Famous January 1, 2014

25 Tracks

In Rolling Waves

In Rolling Waves

The Naked and Famous September 16, 2013

12 Tracks

Passive Me, Aggressive You (Remixes & B-Sides)

Passive Me, Aggressive You (Remixes & B-Sides)

The Naked and Famous April 29, 2013

22 Tracks

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