2. The name is pronounced “Churches,” not “Chvvvr-ches” or something weird like that.
This just makes it much easier to find them in a Google search.
Let’s meet the band!
3. This is Lauren Mayberry. She’s the lead singer, and also plays some synthesizer.
4. Before Chvrches took off, Lauren was pursuing a career in writing. She has a master’s degree in journalism, and won a prestigious journalism award back in 2010 for an article she wrote about the hygiene of body piercing.
You can read her story in full in this PDF file.