Who are the ting tings dating
In December 2008, they (along with numerous other singers and bands) performed on Jools Holland's Hootenanny show on BBC2.The band toured Australia and New Zealand in early 2009 as part of the Big Day Out Festival.The first single released on Columbia was "Great DJ", which received considerable airplay on BBC Radio 1 and XFM in the UK and praise from magazines such as NME. The band's debut album, We Started Nothing, was released in May 2008 and entered the UK Albums Chart at number one, following the single "That's Not My Name", which topped the singles chart.Subsequent singles were "Shut Up and Let Me Go", which peaked at number six, "Be the One" (number 28) and "We Walk" (number 58).
The Ting Tings recorded a cover version of Altered Images' "Happy Birthday" for the children's show Yo Gabba Gabba.The Ting Tings are an English indie pop duo from Salford, Greater Manchester, formed in 2007.The band consists of Katie White (vocals, guitar, bass drums, bass guitar, cowbells) and Jules De Martino (drums, lead guitar, bass guitar, vocals, piano).The pair developed their sound from influences of performers at the Mill, and were inspired to form their own group, "The Ting Tings".
"Ting Ting" was the name of a Chinese colleague of White at a shop, who told her that it sounded like the pronunciation of "bandstand" in Mandarin (亭).The pair, along with friend Simon Templeman, went on to form the Portishead-influenced trio Dear Eskiimo, who signed to Mercury Records.