The Verve

The Verve

Before they started the Verve, Richard Ashcroft, Simon Jones, Nick McCabe and Peter Salisbury used to gather in an old car high above the hillsides around Wigan, gazing down over the town and wondering how they could avoid the anonymity that destiny seemed to be presenting them with.

Their solution was to form a band, but even the wild-eyed dreamers couldn't have possibly guessed just how far that band would take them.

In fact, the Verve have given us three fantastic albums – including Urban Hymns, the fifth fastest selling British album... more