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    Thirteen Senses

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    Into The Fire lyrics
    2Talking to Sirens lyrics
    3The Invitation (Hidden track) lyrics
    4You & I lyrics
    5Animal lyrics
    6Out There lyrics
    7Do No Wrong lyrics
    8The Salt Wound Routine lyrics
    9Falling To The Ground lyrics
    10Undivided lyrics

    Most Popular Albums (more)

    The Invitation [2004]
    2Contact [2007]
    3Crystal Sounds [2011]


    Thirteen Senses are a rock band from Penzance, Cornwall. The group released the album The Invitation on 27 September 2004, along with several singles: "Thru the Glass", "Do No Wrong", "Into the Fire" and "The Salt Wound Routine", of which the first three have reached the UK Top 40. Their second album, Contact, was released in April 2007. Thirteen Senses are the only Cornish band to have a Top 20 single.

    Will South (vocals, piano, guitar)
    Tom Welham (guitar, vocals)
    Adam Wilson (bass guitar)
    Brendon James (drums, percussion)

    Thirteen Senses started out as Soul Magician, which began in school when Will South started writing songs which he showed Adam Wilson. He in turn liked the songs and left the other band he was in at the time. Soul Magician took off when South and Wilson met Tom Welham. The latter knew Brendon James and they all became friends.

    In 2002 Soul Magician released an EP, Inside A Healing Mind, which was produced by Leon Phillips. It consisted of four tracks, one of which was later released as a B-side. "Attracting Submission" is found on the "Do No Wrong" 7" vinyl. After that came in 2002 the No Other Life Is Attractive EP: the first Thirteen Senses release, produced by Dare Mason. This had five tracks. Four of them have been released as B-sides, the exception being "Sound". They then issued in 2003, Falls In The Dark, a self-released and independent demo album.

    The band's next release and major label debut album was The Invitation. This consisted of twelve tracks and reached number 14 in the UK Albums Chart on its re-release.

    At the beginning of 2004 and before The Invitation, Thirteen Senses released their first single, "Thru the Glass". This was released on both CD and 7" vinyl. The B-side was identical on both releases: "No Other Life Is Attractive". Later, the next single was "Do No Wrong" and it reached number 38 in the official UK Singles Chart. To promote it, Thirteen Senses went on tour, including a homecoming gig at the Hall for Cornwall in Truro.

    The third single from the band was "Into the Fire". This was also released on two CDs and vinyl "Into The Fire" was used on BBC One's Match of the Day. After this came a re-release of "Thru the Glass" which broke the group into the UK Top 20.

    The band toured both in the UK and Europe in 2005 and made several appearances at festivals such as Glastonbury, T in the Park and V Festival.
    The band spent much of the latter part of 2005 and early 2006 in the recording studio, working on their next album, Contact. It was released on 2 April 2007. It was originally planned to be released in February 2007 but after playing three pre-album gigs at The Luminaire in London (on the thirteenth of the months of October, November and December), the band produced new tracks. "Talking to Sirens", one of the new tracks from Contact, was only played at the last gig. Due to the new album release date, their UK tour was rescheduled for March.

    On 28 August 2007 Thirteen Senses announced through their website that they had begun recording their third album, and between April-July 2008 they previewed samples of 8 demo recordings on their MySpace page. After several months without official contact from the band, on 28 May 2009, Brendon James announced that their third studio album was close to completion and it would, "all being well, be released within the next 2-3 months".

    On 16 March 2010 the band made their third album, "Crystal Sounds" available to stream on their website, www.thirteensenses.com. A day later they announced this on their MySpace page and said the album would be available to stream "for a limited time", without providing any details of a physical release.

    "Into the Fire"
    The song "Into the Fire" has featured in a number of television and film productions, among them being:

    The BBC's Match of the Day
    A Jim Carrey clip show at the MTV Movie Awards 2006
    The season 2 preview trailer for the American comedy-drama Rescue Me
    The pilot episode of the medical comedy-drama Grey's Anatomy
    The premiere of the third season of The 4400
    An episode of the second season of Tru Calling
    The French film Les Chevaliers du Ciel (aka Sky Fighters, 2005)
    A montage sequence for the last episode of Celebrity Big Brother 2006 (UK)
    An episode of ER in Season 11, entitled "The Show Must Go On" (as background music)
    A recap video of the WWE Summerslam 2004 match Chris Benoit† vs Randy Orton for the Heavyweight Title.

    "Do No Wrong"
    The song "Do No Wrong" was featured on the September 21, 2007 episode of Guiding Light

    The song "Do No Wrong" also featured in episode 302 of Without A Trace.

    The song "Gone" was featured on the pilot episode of Bones, first aired on September 13, 2005.

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