Overtone band members dating
On 9 December 2012, they appeared as special guest performers in the final episode of series 9 of The Xtra Factor.
In mid-2013, they announced the release date of their third album, Saturday Night at the Movies. In early 2014, The Overtones went on a UK tour, stopping in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on 20 February.
On 29 September 2012, they appeared in an episode of Red or Black?
being part of a round by using a handkerchief in their performance.
The band cancelled most of its touring commitments in order to grieve, before returning to the studio to complete the album as a four-piece.
The album, The Overtones, was released on 19 October 2018 on the band's own label Gambling Man Records, including one track with Matley's previously recorded vocals.
The members were originally in a band called DYYCE, which then reformed as Lexi Joe, which formed the basis of The Overtones.
His last performance with the group will be at the Isle of Wight on , following which Crawshaw, Everest and Franks intend to continue in the group as a trio.
In November 2014, The Overtones announced the release of their fourth studio album, Sweet Soul Music.
It was released on 27 February 2015, with a brief tour commencing in June.
As he progressed through his treatment, Matley returned for the band's touring commitments in 2017 and the band began recording its sixth studio album.
Matley died on 9 April 2018 from multiple traumatic injuries sustained in a fall from a balcony.