The name 'Chvrches' is nae relatit tae religion. The members chose it acause it sounded "cool".
History[eedit | eedit soorce]
Beginnings (2011–12)[eedit | eedit soorce]
Afore Chvrches, Iain Cook wis a member of Aereogramme an The Unwinding Hours. He an aa wrote music for film an TV. Martin Doherty wis a member of The Twilight Sad. Lauren Mayberry wis a member of twa baunds: Boyfriend/Girlfriend an Blue Sky Archives.
The first time thay played live, thay uised the fake name "Shark Week".
Thay released twa singles in 2012: "Lies" an "The Mother We Share".
Recover EP an The Bones of What You Believe (2013–14)[eedit | eedit soorce]
On 20 September 2013 thay released thair début album The Bones of What You Believe on Virgin Records.
Every Open Eye (2015–2017)[eedit | eedit soorce]
The baund stairtit recording thair seicont album, Every Open Eye in Januar 2015. It wis released on 25 September 2015.
Love is Dead (2017–present)[eedit | eedit soorce]
The baund stairtit work on thair third album in Februar 2017 in Los Angeles, Californie. It's name is Love is Dead an was released on 25 May 2018.
Memmers[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Lauren Mayberry (lead vocals, drums, synthesizers, samplers)
- Iain Cook (synthesizers, guitar, bass, vocals)
- Martin Doherty (synthesizers, samplers, vocals)
Fremmit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- "BBC News – BBC Sound of 2013: Chvrches". 31 December 2012. Retrieved 31 December 2012.
- Duncan, Bryan (June 1, 2012). "On the Radar – No 207: CHURCHES". Radar. Archived frae the oreeginal on April 19, 2015. Retrieved February 18, 2017. Unknown parameter
- Stern, Marlow (10 July 2013). "Chvrches Is the Most Addicting Band of the Summer". Newsweek.
- "CHVRCHES' Hype Dreams: Can Blog Buzz Produce A Hit Album?". Billboard blog. Retrieved 20 September 2013.
- "Chvrches: Recover – Tracks – Pitchfork". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 6 February 2013.
- "When you were trying to document the first day of writing for album three but your camera jammed and you only fixed it once you got home. #CHV3". Instagram.
- "BBC – Music – CHVRCHES".
- "Chvurches", interviewed by Shad Kabango on the radio/television program Q, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 17 January 2016.