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Based in Denver, Colorado, The Lumineers are a folk rock band with five members currently.
The five members are Wesley Schultz, Neyla Pekarek, Jeremiah Fraites, Stelth Ulvang and Byron Issacs. Wesley Schultz the lead vocal and guitarist and Jeremiah Freaites with drums and percussion are the two founding members of the folk band.
The band was formed after, Jeremiah Fraites brother Josh Fraites died of drug overdose at the age of 19. In 2002, to cope with the loss of Josh, the two guys began writing songs and performing it in New Jersey.
The other band members, Jay and Van Dyke were invited into the band in 2008. Both of them were called up through the ad posted on a Craiglist. Before going for the name “The Lumineers”, they were best known as 6Cheek.
The Lumineers were struggling hard to find success in New York. Later, in search of fame through the music, they decided to move to Denver. There they joined the open mic scene. The duo met band’s cellist, Neyla Pekarek. Pekarek, like two band members responded to a Craiglist ad for a cellist.
In 2011, the folk band, signed a management deal with Onto Entertainment. In the end of 2011, they released the band’s first single “Ho Hey”. The song went viral on social media and also used in the season finale of CW’s Hart of Dixie.
The band continued growing as their shows got sold out real quick and received favorable reviews. The debut song went to peak number 2 on the Billboard 200 chart. By December the song was sold over 2+ million copies.
The band’s third single “Submarines” was released on July 2013. The band played “Submarines” and “Ho Hey” on The Colber Report.
In 2014, The Lumineers mentioned to have been working on their second album. And, two years later on April 8, 2016, the second album Cleopatra was released.
The Lumineers Datails
Band name: The Lumineers
Members: Wesley Schultz, Jeremiah Fraites, Stelth Ulvang, Jeyla Pekarek and Byron Issacs
Genres: Indie folk, Americana and folk rock
Year’s active: 2002 to present
The Lumineers Net worth: $7 million
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