The Fontaines

The Fontaines

 Los Angeles, California, USA
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New-wave and indie influenced rock from Los Angeles, made by a brother-sister duo.

In 2016, The Fontaines played over 40 concerts and festivals and released their new EP, "ii" (#124 CMJ).

Biography

The Fontaines are a brother-sister duo based in Los Angeles, California.  Charlotte Fontaine (vocals) and Hank Fontaine (guitar) began writing new-wave influenced rock songs after growing up all over the world as kids.  The siblings are backed by Chrystian Kaplan (drums) and Daniel Zuker (bass) live and in the studio.

In 2016 The Fontaines performed at music festivals including Savannah Stopover, Canadian Music Week, Broke LA, and Make Music Pasadena.  In June, the band released their new EP, "ii," which has gotten airplay on KROQ in Los Angeles.  The band is currently finishing up their debut full-length album, set for release in 2017.

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"ii" - #120 CMJ, #14 KKBB, #48 FMQB
Named as "Today's Top Tune" by KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic
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Oh My Rockness - "One of LA's hardest-working bands"
Brightest Young Things - "Exactly the kind of pick-me-up you need to get through this goddamn Wednesday."
Yahoo! Music - "You're sure to enjoy the sounds of brother-sister duo The Fontaines."

Lyrics

Who

Written By: Charlotte Fontaine,Hank Fontaine

When I like it best...

Discography

2016: "ii" (EP)

#124 CMJ