Chvrches (sometimes written as CHVRCH Ξ S or CHVRCHES and pronounced as /tʃɜ ˈ ː (r) tʃəs/) is an electropopband from the United Kingdom.

The band was formed in Glasgow in 2011 in Scotland and has existed since the creation of the band members Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook and Martin Doherty. The music style can be described as electropop or synthpop. The band members in addition to synthesizers and samplers also use of vocalsguitar and bass guitar.

In March 2013 Chvrches brought a Recover EP off at the Virgin record label, which in september 2013 was followed by the album The Bones of What You Believe. The album reached a top 10 listing in the charts of Scotland (number 5) and the United Kingdom (number 6). We Share the single The Mother reached the eighth place in the charts of Japan.


  • Recover EP (2013)
  • The Bones of What You Believe (2013)
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