name: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club caption: BRMC's line up in 2013 from left: Peter, Leah, and Robert. background: group or band origin: Riverside, California, United States genre: Alternative rock, noise rock, neo-psychedelia, garage rock, shoegazing years active: 1998–present label: Abstract Dragon, Vagrant, Co-Op, RCA/BMG, Island, Echo, Virgin website:current members:Peter Hayes, Robert Levon Been, Leah Shapiro past members:Nick Jago
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (often abbreviated as ''BRMC'') is an American rock band from San Francisco, CA. The group consists of Peter Hayes (vocal, guitar), Robert Levon Been (bass, vocal), and Leah Shapiro (drums). Former drummer Nick Jago left the band in 2008 to focus on his solo project.
They have released seven studio albums: B.R.M.C. (2001), Take Them On, On Your Own (2003), Howl (2005), Baby 81 (2007), The Effects of 333 (2008), Beat the Devil's Tattoo (2010), and Specter at the Feast (2013). And also several EP's, and live albums.
They are influenced by bands such as: The Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Verve, The Rolling Stones, T. Rex, The Velvet Underground, The Call, Love and Rockets, Daniel Ash, and The Jesus and Mary Chain.