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Blogaroo: Day 11: The Black Keys

29 May

In the 10 years The Black Keys have been making music the duo has sold more than 1.7 million  records, making it one of the most successful blues/rock groups currently hitting US airwaves.

The band, which got their start in Akron, Ohio in 2001, includes vocalist/guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer/producer Patrick Carney. Together Auerbach and Carney have received five Grammy nominations, winning “Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group” (Tighten Up), Best Alternative Music Album (Brothers) and Best Recording Package (Brothers) in 2011.

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