The Maccabees are breaking up

London based indie band The Maccabees have announced that they are breaking up after 4 albums and 14 years together. They were one of the most prominent bands in London’s indie scene and earned a nomination for the 2012 Mercury Prize for their album Given to the Wild. In the band’s parting message to their fans they stated that they were parting on good terms and that there would be farewell shows in the near future.

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