Blue Roses (musician)

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Laura Groves
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Blue Roses at The Great Escape Festival in 2009
Background information
Birth name Laura Groves
Also known as Blue Roses
Genres Pop, folk
Instruments Vocals, keyboard, guitar
Years active 2009–present
Labels DEEK Recordings
XL Recordings
Associated acts Nautic, Bullion
Website Official website

Blue Roses is the recording name of Laura Groves,[1][2][3] an English musician originally from Shipley, West Yorkshire, England.[4][5] Her debut album, Blue Roses, was released in 2009 on XL Recordings.[6][7] Groves now lives in London and releasing music under her own name. Thinking about Thinking EP came out in 2013, followed by Committed Language EP in February 2015. Laura Groves and her band also played a string of dates in support of Elbow and Glass Animals. A[8]




  • Does Anyone Love Me Now? (XL Recordings, 2009)
  • Thinking About Thinking (DEEK Recordings, 2013)
  • Committed Language (DEEK Recordings, 2015)


  1. ^ Webb, Rob (April 21, 2009). "Album review: Blue Roses". NME. Retrieved 2009-05-05. 
  2. ^ Young, Susannah (July 10, 2009). "I Am Leaving review". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 2009-07-10. 
  3. ^ Younis, Reef (April 8, 2009). "Blue Roses – Blue Roses review". Clash. Retrieved 2009-05-05. 
  4. ^ Hann, Michael (April 24, 2009). "Blue Roses: Blue Roses review". The Guardian. Retrieved 2009-05-05. 
  5. ^ Carnwath, Ally (April 26, 2009). "Blue Roses: Blue Roses review". The Observer. Retrieved 2009-05-05. 
  6. ^ Taylor, Paul (2009). "Album Review: – Blue Roses: Blue Roses". City Life. Retrieved 2009-05-05. 
  7. ^ Currin, Grayson (July 27, 2009). "Blue Roses album review". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 2009-07-27. 
  8. ^ Bulut, Selim (October 30, 2013). "Dollars to Pounds: Interview with Laura Groves". The Fader. 

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