The Pigeon Detectives are a Platinum selling English indie rock band from Rothwell in Leeds, West Yorkshire, who formed in 2004. The band have released five albums from 2007 to present. They performed at the Reading and Leeds Festivals in 2006, where they were tagged "the band most likely to leap to the main stage in 2007" in an NME review. The band returned to the festivals in 2007 and 2011 and in 2011 played the on the main stage. The band went on to tour and play festivals around the world including Fuji Rocks (Japan), Rock AM Ring (Germany), Glastonbury (UK), Lowlands (Netherlands) to name a few.