Echosmith is an American all-sibling alternative pop band formed in Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, in February 2009. The group is best known for their song Cool Kids, which reached number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified double platinum in the United States and Australia. The band's debut album, Talking Dreams, was released on October 8, 2013.
2006 the bands father Jeffery David was searching for a band for a benefit concert and got the idea of taking his children. According to popcrush.com, the first song, they ever played together was 'Lovesong' by 'The Cure' 2009 the band was founded officially with frequently often changing names. In late 2014 the band became famous around the globe with their break-through-hit Cool Kids, which climbed the top of the most countries charts.
The name of the band is an untranslatable wordplay - a blacksmith shaped metal and due to the fact, they are a band, they shaping with sounds (echos) - so they called themselves Echosmith.
Probably the name is also inspired by one of their favourite bands names: Echo & the Bunnymen and The Smiths. It also sounds quite similiar to popular band Aerosmith.
Sydney one times mentionned, that many people often don't get the wordplay behind it, but doesn't care.
- Main article: Sydney Sierota
Sydney Sierota is Echosmith's only female member, as well as their lead singer/occasional instrumentalist.
- Main article: Jamie Sierota
Jamie Sierota is the band's guitarist.
- Main article: Noah Sierota
Noah Sierota is the band's bassist and backup vocalist.
- Main article: Graham Sierota
Graham Sierota is Echosmith's drummer.