2005 to 2009
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Scottish rock band
The Fratellis are an indie rock band from Glasgow, Scotland. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Jon Fratelli (born John Lawler), bass guitarist Barry Fratelli (born Barry Wallace), and drummer and backing vocalist Mince Fratelli (born Gordon McRory). They are best known for their Top 10 hit singles Chelsea Dagger and Whistle For The Choir. The Fratellis have released three albums; Costello Music (2006), Here We Stand (2008) and We Need Medicine (2013). History: 2005-2006: Beginnings and The Fratellis EP: The band's name came from the criminal family in The Goonies.