The Maccabees are an
band from London, UK. The line-up consists of
(guitar, vocals), Rupert Jarvis (bass) and
(drums). Lead singer Orlando Weeks stated once that the band came up with the name by flicking through the Bible and picking out a random word. Despite adopting a name with religious connotations, he affirmed that none of the band are religious.
Read more about The Maccabees on Last.fm
. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.