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About Lord Huron
Lord Huron is an American indie band who surfaced in 2010, tightly following the indie folk boom. Their blend of folk, rock, and pop is expansive and dynamic, pushing Lord Huron to the top of today’s indie music. Lord Huron’s Western inspired vibe found true mainstream success in 2014. 2017 brought them an even larger audience after one of their tracks was featured in the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. Looking at Lord Huron’s growth, What started off as music around the campfire on the shore of Lake Huron will surely become globally recognized very soon.
Founding member Ben Schneider studied visual art at the University of Michigan. He would finish his degree in France, then move to New York City to work for an artist. He finally moved to Los Angeles in 2005. Lord Huron was conceived, first as a solo project, in 2010. He steadily began to record songs and add band members to play live shows.
Lord Huron upped the ante in 2012 after their release of Lonesome Dreams. 3,000 copies of the album were sold in the first week. The band also released a series of western inspired music videos to tell a narrative of the album.
In 2015, Lord Huron released their second album, Strange Trails. The album reached No. 23 on the Billboard 200 and No. 10 on the Top Album Sales Chart. The closing track in Strange Trails, titled “The Night We Met”, would go RIAA certified Gold in 2017, and platinum in 2018.
TV and Movies
Lord Huron’s music has been selected for numerous tv series’ and motion pictures. “Ends of the Earth” has been featured on Showtime series Shameless, FXX’s Man Seeking Woman, films Endless Love and Walking With Dinosaurs. It is also used in Netflix series Longmire, Netflix Documentary Unbranded, and in the ending credits of Road Hard (2015).
“The Night We Met” is used in Showtime series The Affair, The CW’s The Flash, and in 2 episodes of Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. The release of 13 Reasons Why boosted the bands success tremendously.
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