There are at least artists two using this name: 1) Longview are an indie rock band formed in 2002. Two members of the band met in Winchester, England, later moving to Manchester where the band gelled into it’s first line-up: lead singer/guitarist Rob McVey, bassist Aidan Banks and drummer Matt Dabbs. Doug Morch joined as lead guitarist in 2003; and in 2005 German keyboard-player Ulrich Schnauss began contributing. Longview’s debut album, Mercury, was released in July 2003 (and re-released in 2005). The blend of powerful rock ballads have made them famous in the indie community.