News and events

News

Longfellow release second single Siamese Lover

Music 29 January 2014

Five-piece 'Longfellow' (including two University of Westminster students, Owen Lloyd and Ali Hetherington) released their second single 'Siamese Lover' this week.

Both Owen Lloyd (lead vocals) and Ali Hetherington (piano/synth) are in their third year studying Commercial Music Performance BMus Honours.

They've already played at the Olympics and Paralympics in 2012 through Emerging Icons and supported the likes of Example, To Kill A King, Feeder and Keane.

This past month, the band was featured on BBC Introducing and on the Jo Whiley show. 'Siamese Lover' was also the Q Magazine's track of the day on 25 January.

Frequently compared to Coldplay (Coldplay shared 'Siamese Lover' on their website), they produce an "authentic and soulful mixture of indie and pop, bolstered by fearless melodies and large choruses" (http://www.longfellow-music.com).

 


About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 175-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.


For the media


For the media

Here we hope you find everything you will need to research, write and publish your story or blog post.

Press office

Please contact our press agency for any media enquiries regarding University of Westminster on

T: +44 (0)20 3697 4200
E: universityofwestminster@fourbroadgate.com