He's My Brother She's My Sister

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He's My Brother She's My Sister
Origin Los Angeles, California
Genres Folk, glam folk, garage country, cabaret blues, desert pop, cirque rock, melange
Labels Park The Van
Website hesmybrothershesmysister.com
Members Rachel Kolar
Rob Kolar
Lauren Brown
Oliver 'Oliwa' Newell
Ryan Richter

He's My Brother She's My Sister is a band formed in Los Angeles, California.[1] This folk group has been influenced by a wide range of genres ranging from pop, country, and punk among others.[2]

Formed by actual brother-sister duo Robert and Rachel Kolar, the group now consists of five members. The band features a Tap Dancing Drummer, Lauren Brown, known for inventing her own unique style of full body percussion. [3]

  • Rachel Kolar (Vocals & Percussion)
  • Rob Kolar (Vocals & Guitar)
  • Lauren Brown (Tap Dancing Drummer)
  • Oliver 'Oliwa' Newell (Upright Bass)
  • Ryan Richter (Slide Guitar)[4][5]

Playing over 150 shows in the past few years, their first full-length album Nobody Dances in This Town was released October 9, 2012.[6]

Band member Rob Kolar[7] currently scores The Detour on TBS, which also features the music of He's My Brother She's My Sister. The Detour made its television debut on April 11, 2016.[8]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

  • 2012: Nobody Dances in This Town

EPs[edit]

  • 2010: He's My Brother She's My Sister

Singles[edit]

  • 2012: What Goes On
  • 2012: How'm I Gonna Get Back Home (Live)
  • 2012: Straight Shooter
  • 2011: Escape Tonight
  • 2010: Merry Christmas Everybody

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Discovery: He's My Brother, She's My Sister". Interview. 17 April 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "He's My Brother, She's My Sister, Dry River Yacht Club and decker. bring the freak-folk to Flag". Flagstaff Live. 4 October 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  3. ^ "Staff Pick: He's My Brother She's My Sister at Woodlands". Columbus Alive. 5 July 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "'He's My Brother, She's My Sister' And The Tap Dancing Drummer". Radio Boston. 13 July 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  5. ^ "Smart bet web extra: He's My Brother She's My Sister". Mountain Xpress. 28 October 2012. Retrieved 26 October 2012. 
  6. ^ "He's My Brother She's My Sister Explores the Other Side of Folk". Santa Barbara Independent. 13 September 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  7. ^ The Detour, 2016-04-11, retrieved 2016-04-12 
  8. ^ Lowry, Brian. "TV Review: 'The Detour'". Variety. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 

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