Glasgow, United Kingdom
Glaswegian electronic pop trio
The Scottish electronic group Chvrches (pronounced like "churches") came together in 2011 in Glasgow, Scotland. Its members are Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook and Martin Doherty. In 2013, the group released their their Recovery EP and then their debut studio album, The Bones of What You Believe. The album had sold 184,000 copies in the United States by September 2015 and an additional 120,318 in the UK. Chvrches' second album, Every Open Eye, came out in September 2015. The album debuted in the fourth spot on the UK Albums Chart and sold more than 15,000 albums in its first week.