Flights are an English alternative/progressive rock band formed in May 2010 in Bristol. The band comprises Joel Pearce on vocals/guitars, Joe Newcombe on guitars/vocals, Dean Bowden on bass/vocals and Adam Cann on drums.
In describing their music, Cann has said "We’ve fallen into progressive rock – soundscapy too I think.” Flights cite their primary influences as Oceansize, Radiohead, Reuben and Yourcodenameis:milo. Flights have also described their style as "Some big guitars, some pretty guitars, irregular time signatures, harmonised vocals and a whole lotta groove."
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... Dan-Air operated inclusive tour (IT) charter flights,, regional short-haul scheduled services, transatlantic and other worldwide affinity group/Advanced Booking Charters (ABC flights), oil industry support ...
... It offers mostly domestic flights within the country, as well as flights to and from Paris, France ... They offer flights from and to Madrid, Spain, Barcelona, Spain, Valencia, Spain, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, Tenerife, Spain and Paris, France ... the number of available destinations increases, and flights are also offered from and to Ibiza, Spain, Menorca, Spain, Málaga, Spain and Gran Canaria, Spain ...
... Scheduled flights were initially offered over a New York - Brussels - Tel Aviv route in addition to charter flights to Athens, Frankfurt, Rome, and Zurich ... Short-lived New York - Los Angeles flights were introduced with the addition of an ex-Avianca 747-100 in 1984 ...
... EPs Flights (2011) Singles "Wires Code" (2011) (Download Single). ...
... a glider (aircraft) in the 1860's, predating the flights of Otto Lilienthal ... The claims for his flights are based on a local oral tradition ... some church records with descriptions of Jan Wnęk's flights, these have never been made available for independent scrutiny ...
Famous quotes containing the word flights:
“Franklin said once in one of his inspired flights of malignity
Early to bed and early to rise
Make a man healthy and wealth and wise.
As if it were any object to a boy to be healthy and wealthy and wise on such terms.”
—Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (18351910)
“It is true that writers often owe their most inspired thoughts, their most extraordinary phrases, to their generous typesetters, who assist their flights of fancy with so-called typographical errors.”
—E.T.A.W. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus Wilhelm)
“A noble soul is not the one that can manage the highest flights but the one that rises very little and falls very little but always dwells in a free, resplendent atmosphere and altitude.”
—Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900)