- Juliette and the Licks
Infobox musical artist
Name = Juliette and the Licks
Background = group_or_band
Alternative rock Indie rock Garage rock revival
Label = Hassle Records
The Militia Group
Juliette Lewis Emilio Cueto Ed Davis Jason Womack Craig Fairbaugh
Associated_acts = H2O, +44,
The Operation M.D.
Jason Morris Todd Morse
Juliette and the Licks is an American rock band led by actress
Juliette Lewis. Other band members include guitarist Craig Fairbaughand guitarist Emilio Cueto, bassist Jason Womackand drummer Ed Davis. Their popular songs include "You're Speaking My Language" and "Hot Kiss". Juliette also did a cover of PJ Harvey's "Hardly Wait" and "Rid of Me" in the film Strange Days before forming Juliette and the Licks.
Juliette and the Licks released their first
EP" …Like a Bolt of Lightning", in 2004, which was shortly followed by the release of their debut album " You're Speaking My Language". The album spawned their most successful single "You're Speaking My Language", and the less successful, disco influenced "Got Love to Kill". The released version of the second single was a remix of the original song, which had a more rock influence.
The band is still performing as of June 2008 and is occasionally erroneously billed as "Juliet and the Licks".Fact|date=August 2008
Morris left the band before sessions for the 2nd album had begun. The Licks then recruited
Foo Fightersfrontman Dave Grohlto fill the gap. Grohl then went on to ask the Licks to be a guest act at the Foo Fighters sell out Hyde Park performance on the 17 June, 2006to around 85,000 people (other acts were Angels & Airwaves, Queens of the Stone Ageand Motörhead). At the same event, Lewis and Moa Holmsten from Meldrumcame on stage for one of Motörhead's songs to do backing vocals.
After their performance at Hyde Park, their second album "Four on the Floor", was released in late 2006. "Hot Kiss" which was one of the Licks' most successful singles, was the first release from the album, though the following single, "Sticky Honey", proved less commercially successful.
With the release of their second album, Juliette and the Licks went on tour in late 2006 in America and many parts of Europe. They once opened for
Muse, and Chris Cornell.
July 15, 2007, Juliette and the Licks announced on their MySpacepage that Kemble Waltersdecided that it was time for him to go back to his original career as leader of his own band, The Rise. Juliette and the Licks also announced that they would be continuing their tour as planned with a temporary player until a permanent member could be found. In August 2007, Juliette and the Licks chose guitarist Emilio Cuetoto permanently fill the spot.
September 28, 2007, the Band appeared in Brazilian's MTVmusic award, Video Music Brasillike a presenter and performer.
The band appeared at the 2008
MTVAA's on April 26 in Sydney, Australia. They both performed as one of the headlining acts and presented at the show. They were well appreciated and highly regarded at the Awards Show and at their subsequent gigs in Australia.Fact|date=August 2008
As of 2008, Todd Morse is no longer with the band.Fact|date=August 2008 While there was no official statement made from the Juliette and the Licks camp Morse commented via a MySpace blog on May 1, 2008 he would not be touring with the band on their current tour. Morse stated "Just let me say that I love all you J.&T.L. fans and totally appreciate all your continued interest in my music and life. I don't know what the future holds but this what's best for me right now."Citequote
Craig Fairbaughhas replaced Morse on the current Juliette and the Licks tour.
The band's song "Inside The Cage" can be heard in the video game
Grand Theft Auto IVon the Radio Brokerstation, where Juliette herself is the DJ.
Juliette Lewis- lead vocals, production (2003–present)
Emilio Cueto- guitar (2007–present)
Jason Womack- bass (2006–present)
* Ed Davis - drums (2006–present)
Craig Fairbaugh- guitar (2008–present)
Todd Morse- lead guitar, backing vocals, bass on "Four on the Floor" (2003–2008)
Kemble Walters- guitar, synthisizer, rhodes piano, backing vocals, bass on "Four on the Floor" (2006–2007)
Jason Morris- drums (2003–2006)
Paul Ill- bass (2003–2006)
Dave Grohl- drums on "Four on the Floor" (2006)
…Like a Bolt of Lightning" - 2004
You're Speaking My Language" - 2005
* "Four on the Floor" - 2006
* [http://www.myspace.com/julietteandthelicks Official MySpace]
* [http://www.julietteandthelicks.co.uk Fansite]
* [http://www.julietteandthelicks.com.br Brazilian FanClub]
* [http://www.hasslerecords.com Hassle Records]
* [http://www.tuttotesti.com/juliettelicks/index.shtm All the Lyrics]
* [http://www.blender.com/JulietteandtheLicksLollapalooza2007/video/4511.aspx?src=jb244 Lollapalooza 2007 Live Performance Video]
* [http://www.shootingmusic.com/gallery2/v/juliettte+and+the+licks+-+live+on+stage+fotos+images+photos+-+frequency+festival+2007/ images of juliette an the licks live - Frequency 2007]
* [http://www.leftlion.co.uk/articles.cfm/id/1600 Juliette Interview with LeftLion Magazine]
* Janne Hietanen: Juliette and the Licks. Pop-magazine [http://www.pop-lehti.fi Pop-lehti] . Records Collectors Magazine, ISSN 1456-1964, n:o 29 pages 36–37.
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