Ross Birchard (born 11 February 1986), better known by the stage name Hudson Mohawke, is a Scottish producer, DJ, and composer from Glasgow, Scotland, affiliated with the LuckyMe collective. He is signed to Warp Records and Kanye West's GOOD Music label. He released his debut album on Warp, Butter, in October 2009. Mohawke also makes up one half of the trap music duo TNGHT with Canadian producer/DJ Lunice.
The Lumineers are a folk rock band, based in Denver, Colorado. The two founding members and songwriters of the Lumineers are Wesley Schultz (lead vocals, guitar) and Jeremiah Fraites (drums, percussion). Josh Fraites, the brother of Jeremiah and best friend of Schultz, died of a drug overdose in 2002. As a way to cope with their loss, Schultz and Fraites began writing and performing together in New Jersey in 2002. Cellist and vocalist Neyla Pekarek joined the band in 2010, after responding to a Craigslist ad.
The band's self-titled debut album was released on Dualtone Records on April 3, 2012, eventually peaking at number 2 on the Billboard 200 chart in January 2013. As of December 2013, their debut album has been certified Platinum in the US and Ireland, with Gold certifications in the UK, Australia and Canada.