Year of birth : 1998
Age: 17 years
Place of birth : New York, USA
Citizenship : United States
American rock band playing indie -rock and post-punk. The band`s history began in 1998, the year. Then two students at New York University, guitarist Daniel Kessler and drummer Greg Drudi, decided to organize a musical group. Later they were joined by bassist Carlos Dengler. Lead vocals Daniel Kessler invited his old friend, Paul Banks, with whom he met in Paris.
In 2000-the year the band released a promotional album "Fukd I.D. # 3. " Shortly after the album release of the group left Greg Drudi - in his opinion, due to creative differences. Greg took place a new drummer, Sam Fogarino and in 2001, the year the band released another promo, dubbed "Precipitate".The regular appearance of Interpol team on various gigs (such as "Brownie`s" or "Mercury Lounge", for example) allowed the musicians to draw attention to themselves "Matador Records" record company. Shortly afterwards, a contract was signed, and in April of 2001 the band went on tour in England. As part of this tour, Interpol took part in the BBC radio broadcast.
After touring musicians do the recording of his first album, which was born in April of 2002 and was named "Turn on the Bright Lights". The album quickly became popular in the charts, and even appeared in the top ten ,Pichfork and online magazine called the album "Turn on the Bright Lights" the best album of 2002.
In 2003 and it was a group of Interpol has begun work on a new album - "Antics", - which was released in September of 2004. This album was a commercial success, and many of his singles hit the Top 10 Billboard chart. Interpol Soon the band went on tour in Europe and gave concerts together with such monsters of rock like U2 and The Cure. During the European tour, the band managed to record some songs for the official soundtrack to the television movie "Six Feet Under". After returning from the tour at the end of 2005, the team decided to rest ,however, in March 2006, drummer Sam Fogarino told the press that the band began work on a new album. In July of 2007 the album "Our Love to Admire" was published and immediately found himself in fourth place Top 100. Probably, said the new sound of the band, because the guys for the first time included a music keyboard arrangements.
In March, 2009-Interpol year the band began work on their fourth album.