Boys Like Girls


Boys Like Girls is an American alternative-pop rock band formed in Boston. In 2006 Boys Like Girls's self-titled first album was released. They are mostly famous for the songs "Thunder", "Hero/Heroine", "Five Minutes to Midnight", and "The Great Escape".

Boys Like Girls
Boys Like Girls performing at Mount Snow in 2009
Boys Like Girls performing at Mount Snow in 2009
Background information
OriginAndover, Massachusetts, United States
GenresPop punk, alternative rock,[1] power pop
Years active2005 – present
LabelsSony Music/Columbia, Red Ink
Associated actsFake ID/The Drive, The Bends, Lancaster, All Time Low, Hey Monday, Highlight Of The Night, Stuperfly, Stereo Skyline, We the Kings, Taylor Swift, Good Charlotte, The Ready Set, VersaEmerge, Hedley, Stereos, Early Morning Blues
MembersMartin Johnson
Paul DiGiovanni
Morgan Dorr
John Keefe
Past membersBryan Donahue

Members of Boys Like GirlsEdit

Current members

  • Martin Johnson – lead vocals, rhythm guitar (2005–present)
  • Paul DiGiovanni – lead guitar, backing vocals (2005–present)
  • Morgan Dorr – bass guitar, backing vocals (2011–present)
  • John Keefe – drums, percussion (2005–present)

Former members

  • Bryan Donahue – bass guitar, backing vocals (2005–2011)




  • 2006 - The Great Escape
  • 2007 - Hero/Herione
  • 2008 - Thunder
  • 2009 - Love Drunk
  • 2009 - Two Is Better Than One (featuring Taylor Swift)
  • 2010 - Heart Heart Heartbreak
  • 2012 - Be Your Everything
  • 2012 - Life of the Party
  • 2013 - Red Cup, Hands Up, Long Brown Hair