A History of The Lumineers - Music Band

Posted on Monday, May 18, 2015

This folk rock band originated from Ramsey, NJ, United States in the year 2005 as its two founding members Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites got together to and started to perform across the US State of New Jersey. Wesley Schultz has been working for this renowned folk rock band as the lead singer since its founding and Jeremiah Fraites as the drummer and percussionist. The duo started performing and writing in New Jersey in the year 2005. After five years of success, the talented cello player and vocalist Neyla Pekarek also joined the band in 2010.

Another addition to the folk rock band was made in the year 2012 by the entry of two talented musicians including Stelth Ulvang as the pianist and Ben Wahamaki as the bassist. The band soon peaked at the Billboard 200 chart in Jan 2013 and by the end of the same year, the band’s album was certified platinum in US and Ireland. The same album won Gold certification in the Canada, Australia and United Kingdom. The unique selling proposition of The Lumineers is their super simple songs that can be played by just about anybody.

These talented guys have a high influence from the Beethoven, Guns N’ Roses, Bruce Springsteen and Taking Heads etc. The musical group is highly appreciated and admired by people of all age groups and interests alike. The Lumineers are touring the world in the year 2015 and beyond and their fans are all geared up to watch their energetic performances live. The leading online tickets booking portals like Ticketsdepot247 are selling tickets at the most affordable prices. The popular Lumineers songs include Ho Hey, Stubborn Love, Flowers in Your Hair, Slow it Down, Gale Song, Flapper Girl and many more.