HAIM

HAIM

BandAlternativePop

Biography

Hailing from the San Fernando Valley, HAIM consists of, “Three sisters, and a mister” that has been shaking things up in the city of Los Angeles for the past four years.  It is truly a family affair for the band which prides themselves on being able to switch from instrument to instrument with complete con?dence and ease, and all while singing in three part harmony.
The sisters, Este, Danielle, and Alana, grew up playing classic rock songs with their parents in a family band, called “Rockinhaim,” which played for charity events and street fairs. After years of playing with their parents, the girls decided to strike out on their own, and began writing their own material. Este, the eldest of the three, plays bass
guitar and found time in between touring to graduate from UCLA with a degree in Music. Danielle, the 22 year old lead guitar player, who previously toured with Jenny Lewis, Cee-lo Green, and Julian Casablancas. Alana, the youngest in the band, plays rhythm guitar, keyboard, and percussion. Rounding out the group is Dash Hutton, who previously played drums for LA bands Wires on Fire and Slang Chickens. Over the past few years, the band has opened up for Julian Casablancas, Mumford and Sons, Cold War Kids, Ke$ha, The XX, The Bird and the Bee, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Chief, among many others. In February 2012, HAIM released a three song EP titled Forever, which is also the title track on the record. They kick off their ?rst European tour this November and following that they will
be opening for Florence and the Machine in December.