Saturday, 5 October 2013

The Fratellis, PT 1...

                                                        The Fratellis PT 1.
The Fratellis
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The Fratellis performing at T in the Park 2008
Background information
OriginGlasgow, Scotland
GenresIndie rockgarage rock revival,alternative blues rock
Years active2005–2009, 2012–present
LabelsIsland Records (2005-2009)
Associated actsCodeine Velvet Club
Websitehttp://www.thefratellis.com/
MembersJon Fratelli
Barry Fratelli
Mince Fratelli

The Fratellis are an indie rock band from GlasgowScotland. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Jon Fratelli (born John Lawler), bass guitarist Barry Fratelli (born Barry Wallace), and drummer and backing vocalist Mince Fratelli (born Gordon McRory).

The band have released two albums, Costello Music in 2006 and Here We Stand in 2008 with a third being lined-up for release in 2013. The band were known for the energetic live shows, touring with a 3-piece horn section during 2007 and then adding Will Fosteron guitar/keys during 2008/2009. They entered indefinite hiatus in July 2009, spending time on various side projects before reuniting in June 2012.