The Killers aren't just one of the greatest modern alternative rock bands today, but in all of music history. This could easily be construed as hyperbole, but one look at their output and record as a band will prove it to be an indisputable fact. They are simply just that good.
Since their breakout single 'Mr. Brightside' in 2003 they've been putting out bop after bop. One might call them a bop factory. They've put out five full-length albums, each incredible and unique in their own ways, with a new one titled 'Imploding the Mirage' set to come out later this year.
Enough of the fanboy fawning though, that's not why you're here. You're here because you want to know some surprising details about The Killers.
From strange personal quirks and the origin of the band to behind-the-scenes insight that might just bring a tear or two to your eye, these ten details are ripe with information that will hopefully make you appreciate an already great band even more.
So, it's time to draw back the curtain and start the show. We hope you enjoy your stay.