We Are the Grand is a rock pop band formed in 2009 in Santiago, Chile. They are known for its rock and pop style with indie pop sounds, influenced by bands from the 1980s and 1990s. It is currently considered as one of the young groups from Chile with the most career projection in Chile and abroad.
The band was started by Sebastián Gallardo (Vocals - Guitar) with other members for a university project. It was called "The Grand" at the beginning.
The band begins to appear in local stages during the year 2009 having an excellent reception by the public. The songs were initially in English, which located the band as one of the first independent groups to venture into the scene with songs in English, thus attracting a strong influx of followers.
In that same year they released their first EP titled "The Grand", known by having influence of indie rock post 2000 similar to groups like Arctic Monkeys and The Strokes, among others. Their single "Janet Brunete" was the first one to be known in the independent scene and helped the band to take off.
At the end of 2009 the band moved to Liverpool with the intention of projecting their career in the European country. During their stay, the
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