The Cranberries

Irish rock band

The Cranberries were an Irish rock band from Limerick, Republic of Ireland. The band was formed in 1989 as The Cranberry Saw Us. They became famous around the world with their album Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We?. In 2003 they broke up. In 2009 they got back together. In 2012 they released their sixth studio album, Roses. The band ended in 2019, the year after the death of their lead singer, Dolores O'Riordan.

The Cranberries
The Cranberries performing in Barcelona in March 2010
Background information
OriginBallybricken, Limerick, Ireland
GenresAlternative rock, pop rock, folk rock, jangle pop, celtic rock
Years active1989–2003; 2009–2019
LabelsXeric, Island, Universal Music Group, Downtown Records, Cooking Vinyl
Past member(s)Noel Hogan
Mike Hogan
Fergal Lawler
Dolores O'Riordan
Niall Quinn