"Rilo Kiley" is a Los Angeles-based alternative rock band. They have released three albums, all of which include country, folk, and pop sensibilities. Fronted by former child actors Jenny Lewis (''Troop Beverly Hills'', ''The Wizard'') and Blake Sennett (''Salute Your Shorts'', ''Boy Meets World''), the band originally signed with Barsuk Records, an independent label, for their first full-length album, ''Take-Offs & Landings'', in 2001. Rilo Kiley went on to sign with Omaha's Saddle Creek Records and released ''The Execution of All Things'' in 2002. In 2004, they released ''More Adventurous'' on their own imprint, Brute/Beaute Records, which was distributed by major label http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warner_Bros. Warner Bros.. The band later signed directly with Warner Bros.
They have sold nearly 75,000 records in three years and toured the United States repeatedly. Lewis sings lead vocals and shares writing credits with guitarist/vocalist Sennett. The band also features Pierre de Reeder on bass and Jason Boesel on drums.
2004 saw a great increase in recognition for the band, as Sennett and Boesel released an album with their band The Elected and Lewis sang backup on Be...
|years active||1998 – present|
|origin||California, United States|
|music genre||Alternative rock|
|current members|| Jenny Lewis|
Pierre de Reeder