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A Different Kind of Fix

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Recorded  May 2010 - May 2011
Artist  Bombay Bicycle Club
Label  Island Records
Length  54:34
Release date  26 August 2011
Genres  Indie rock, Indie folk
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Released  26 August 2011 (2011-08-26) (UK) 17 January 2012 (2012-01-17) (US)
Producer  Jack Steadman, Jim Abbiss, Ben Allen
A Different Kind of Fix (2011)  So Long, See You Tomorrow (2014)
Nominations  NME Award for Best Album Artwork
Similar  I Had the Blues But I Shook Th, So Long - See You Tomorrow, Flaws, Like I Used To, Tourist History

How can you swallow so much sleep bombay bicycle club

A Different Kind of Fix is the third studio album by the British indie rock band Bombay Bicycle Club. It was released on 26 August 2011 by Island Records in the United Kingdom and 17 January 2012 on A&M/Octone Records in the United States.



  • "Shuffle" was the first single released from the album, on 23 June 2011. It peaked at number 69 on the UK Singles Chart.
  • "Lights Out, Words Gone" was the second single, released on 17 October 2011.
  • "Leave It" was the third single, released on 26 December 2011.
  • "How Can You Swallow So Much Sleep" was the fourth single, released on 9 April 2012. Directed by Anna Ginsburg, the video for "How Can You Swallow So Much Sleep" is an 'epic' journey of a little boy who one night dreams of going to the moon. The video was inspired by a story in the Cosmicomics by Italo Calvino.
  • The non-album single "Beg" was released on 9 July 2012.
  • Track listing

    All tracks written by Jack Steadman.


  • Jack Steadman - lead vocals, guitar, piano
  • Jamie MacColl - guitar
  • Ed Nash - bass guitar
  • Suren de Saram - drums
  • Lucy Rose - backing vocals
  • Songs

    1How Can You Swallow So Much Sleep3:00
    2Bad Timing3:34
    3Your Eyes5:21


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