Noah and the Whale is an English indie folk music band from Twickenham, London that was founded in 2006 and currently consists of Charlie Fink, Tom Hobden, Matt "Urby Whale" Owens, Fred Abbott and Jack Hamson. They appeared on the British folk music scene in 2008 with their first album, Peaceful, the World Lays Me Down, which yielded several hit singles including "5 Years Time", "2 Bodies 1 Heart", "Shape of My Heart", "5 Years Time Re-Release" and "Shape of My Heart" (re-release). It also reached Top Five in the UK and received generally positive critical acclaim. This album brought the band a contract with Mercury Records. Now, you may download Noah and the Whale's breakthrough debut album, Peaceful, the World Lays Me Down, in mp3 from our site. In 2009, they released their second and latest album, The First Days of Spring, which reached number 16 in the UK.