The Black Keys

American rock band

The Black Keys is a musical group from Akron, Ohio, United States. The members of the group are Dan Auerbach (vocals and guitar) and Patrick Carney (drums).[1] The genres which they play are indie rock, garage rock and blues rock.[2] The band was formed in 2001. They have 8 albums: The Big Come Up (2002), Thickfreakness (2003), Rubber Factory (2004), Magic Potion (2006), Attack & Release (2008), Brothers (2010), El Camino (2011) and Turn Blue (2014).

The Black Keys
The Black Keys live
Background information
OriginAkron, Ohio, United States
GenresGarage rock, indie rock, blues rock.
Years active2001-present
LabelsAlive, Fat Possum, Nonesuch, V2
Associated actsBlakroc, Drummer, The Rentals, Danger Mouse
MembersDan Auerbach
Patrick Carney

Auerbach and Carney were friends when they were children. When they finished college they started the band. Their labels are Alive, Fat Possum, Nonesuch and V2.


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