#307 - JLS (Interview Show)



Aston Merrygold of JLS tells Tom about how his band formed before winning X Factor, playing gigs in pubs and nightclubs, taking "day jobs" to fund their rehearsals. He reveals how it felt to go from scrimping to afford basic expenses to flying to Los Angeles to record with the world's greatest producers. He also discusses his new single, "Overboard", and his solo career, as well as the JLS reunion tour, set to take place this summer. NB - This episode was originally recorded as part of Tom's Greatest Music of All Time Podcast, which organically evolved from its inception in early 2020, from a focus on the discussion of music to also exploring pop culture, comedy, entertainment, entrepreneurship, philosophy, science, politics and current affairs commentary. It was renamed as the Tom Cridland Podcast in January 2023.

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