The Earlies

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Birth Place: Burnley, Lancashire, and Texas, United States
Years Active: 2004–present
Genres: Psychedelia, Progressive Rock, Electronica, Rock

The Earlies are a band formed by Christian Madden and Giles Hatton from Lancashire, England, and Brandon Carr and John Mark Lapham from the United States. They are notable for blending elements from a wide range of musical genres and have been described as both "a very English kind of folk-psychedelia...with a smattering of Beach Boys harmonies" by ''The Independent'', and "country-meets-prog-meets-electronica symphonies" by ''The Guardian''. They are also notable for using a very large live line-up consisting of 11 members, who play an eclectic range of instruments, including flutes, a tuba, a cello, turntables, and synthesizers alongside the more traditional rock instruments such as guitar... Continue Bio >>