Blake Sennett
American actor-singer
Blake Sennett
Blake Sennett is the lead guitarist for indie rock band Rilo Kiley and the lead singer/lead guitarist for his alt-rock side project the Elected. He was born as Blake Sennett Swendson in San Diego, California. He attended La Jolla High School with his Rilo Kiley bandmate Pierre De Reeder. In addition to being a musician, Sennett was a child actor, appearing on the television shows Salute Your Shorts and Boy Meets World.
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The Elected, 'Bury me in my rings'(2011) - Cutting Edge
Google News - over 5 years
Gelukkig laten de twee boegbeelden, Jenny Lewis en Blake Sennett, nog regelmatig van zich horen. Van die laatste kregen we dit jaar 'Bury me in my rings', een bestudeerde poging tot het Ultieme Popnummer. Helaas verleidt het album halverwege te
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Today on Cluster 1: Blake Sennett, Lykke Li, Get Up Kids, Parenthetical Girls ... - Consequence of Sound
Google News - over 5 years
Cluster 1 HANGOUT with Blake Sennett – Hilarity ensues when CoS/Cluster 1′s Dan Caffrey takes The Elected frontman/former Rilo Kiley guitarist to Chicago's legendary eccentric novelty store, Uncle Fun. Lykke Li – “Sadness is a Blessing” – An entire
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The Big Gigs for week of 7-1 - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Google News - over 5 years
Riemenschneider Rilo Kiley co-founder Blake Sennett's plan to retire from music didn't exactly send a shock wave through the industry, but it did seemingly add a little extra zeal now that he's back with his solo vehicle, the Elected, which has a new
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Concert Photos | The Elected + Tristen @ Local 506 in Chapel Hill - Speakers in Code
Google News - over 5 years
The Elected's Blake Sennett got right down to it by proclaiming it “Butthole City” to the crowd at Local 506 last Wednesday night, and really, why not lay it on the line? We all have been thinking it for a year now. Comedic moments aside – what a great
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Blake Sennett is performing with his band Sunday at Maxwell's in Hoboken - The Jersey Journal - NJ.com
Google News - over 5 years
By Summer Dawn Hortillosa/The Jersey Journal On Sunday, guitarist and singer Blake Sennett of Rilo Kiley fame will return to Hoboken with his band/solo project The Elected. At the show, the indie rocker will perform songs off his new album “Bury Me In
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Interview with Blake Sennett from The Elected: Stepping Back Into The Light - Aquarian Weekly
Google News - over 5 years
After stepping out of the music world for three years, indie pop recording artist Blake Sennett is back with The Elected and has released his third album, Bury Me In My Rings. Sennett is also out on a US tour to support the album and will be making a
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Morning Rush: Jersey City cops search for rape suspect, The Elected to perform ... - The Jersey Journal - NJ.com
Google News - over 5 years
The Elected, led by Blake Sennett of Rilo Kiley fame, will perform at Maxwell's in Hoboken, The Jersey Journal reports. Authorities are seeking the public's help in capturing a man they say sexually assaulted a 22-year-old Jersey City woman earlier
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Playlist: Neil Young's 'Flying on the Ground,' 10 others - USA Today
Google News - over 5 years
Edna Gundersen "She's innocent as peppermint," Blake Sennett (of Rilo Kiley) sings of his jailed sweetheart on an indie-pop highlight from Bury Me in My Rings. The band's humorous tirade admires unaltered records "for the way the voices crash and bend"
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Catching Up With Blake Sennett - Paste Magazine
Google News - over 5 years
Blake Sennett was sick and tired of The Recording Artist Grind. After recording and touring for over a decade as a singer, instrumentalist, and songwriter for indie-rock titans Rilo Kiley and his acclaimed side-project The Elected, Sennett realized
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Blake Sennett Moves Past Rilo Kiley With The Elected - Dallas Observer
Google News - over 5 years
Just last month, former Rilo Kiley guitarist and co-songwriter Blake Sennett released his third album with the band The Elected. Called Bury Me In My Rings, it's the band's first release since 2006. But the disc's shimmering West Coast pop rock does
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Soundbites - Tucson Weekly
Google News - over 5 years
... Buckethead at the Rialto Theatre next Thursday, June 16; The Elected (featuring Blake Sennett of Rilo Kiley) and Yardsale Heart at Club Congress on Tuesday, June 14; Follow That Bird, Ringo Deathstarr and Discos at Plush on Tuesday, June 14;
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Bury Me in My Rings - Pitchfork Media
Google News - over 5 years
Blake Sennett was all but a silent partner in Rilo Kiley's last two LPs, which suggests the title of his first solo bow as the Elected, Me First, was something of an in-joke. He previously explored advertently lush California sounds on 2006's Sun, Sun,
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The Elected – Bury Me In My Rings - NU.nl
Google News - over 5 years
Hij dacht even de muziek definitief vaarwel te zeggen, maar met Bury Me In My Rings is Rilo Kiley-liedschrijver/-gitarist Blake Sennett toch weer terug onder de naam The Elected. Dat is zeker goed nieuws voor de liefhebbers van zinderende, zomerse pop
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Okkervil River's Sheff: Touring with Erikson was inspiring last year - Corpus Christi Caller Times
Google News - over 5 years
Mike Bloom, co-founder of the band The Elected with Rilo Kiley's Blake Sennett, will release his solo debut CD, “King Of Circles,” on June 6. - For its new CD, “Kings & Queens,” Blackie and the Rodeo Kings teamed up with 14 female vocalists,
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Interview: Blake Sennett of The Elected - The NJ Underground (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
The Elected started out as the side project of Blake Sennett. With his other group, Rilo Kiley now on hiatus, the Los Angeles musician has decided it's time to release The Elected's 3rd LP. For this go-around Sennett wanted to keep things fresh
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Indie Music Watch - IGN
Google News - almost 6 years
... we check in with UK indie pop outfit The Wombats to see how their sophomore effort turned out, finally get a US release for, Scotland rockers, Biffy Clyro's latest, and find out what Rilo Kiley's Blake Sennett has been up to with The Elected
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Winona Ryder - Zimbio
Google News - almost 6 years
She dated Soul Asylum frontman Dave Pirner for several years, as well as rockers Pete Yorn, Adam Duritz, Jamiroquai's Jay Kay and Bright Eyes' Conor Oberst. Most recently, she was involved with Rilo Kiley's Blake Sennett who, like Winona,
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THE ELECTED RELEASE 'BURY ME IN MY RINGS' TODAY. - Zoiks! Online
Google News - almost 6 years
Produced and recorded by frontman Blake Sennett (Rilo Kiley guitarist and co-songwriter) with help from Jason Cupp and longtime Elected contributor Mike Bloom, Bury Me In My Rings is The Elected's third full-length release, and first on Vagrant
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Album Review: The Elected – Bury Me In My Rings - Consequence of Sound
Google News - almost 6 years
It only makes sense that Blake Sennett's indie pop outfit The Elected would go the same route (several members of Rilo Kiley often play in the band, including drummer Jason Boesel), and that's exactly what they've done on their latest and greatest
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Blake Sennett
    THIRTIES
  • 2012
    Age 35
    In 2012, Blake Sennett founded Night Terrors of 1927 along with Jarrod Gorbel.
    More Details Hide Details The band released an EP titled Guilty Pleas in November 2013.
  • TWENTIES
  • 2003
    Age 26
    In 2003, he founded a second band, the Elected, along with his good friend Mike Bloom.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1996
    Age 19
    This version contains Sennett's original score, as well as the song "Go Ahead," written by Sennett and Jenny Lewis in 1996.
    More Details Hide Details The song was included on Rilo Kiley's first LP, Take-Offs and Landings (2001). Sennett has remained good friends with Maguire, Ethan Suplee, and Scott Bloom since the making of the film. He had previously starred with Ben Savage and Suplee on Boy Meets World.
    In 1996, he composed the score for the film Don's Plum.
    More Details Hide Details Lewis was the female lead in the film. Because of a lawsuit brought by stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire, this film cannot be distributed in the United States or Canada. However, it was released in 2001 in Europe as a Region 2 DVD.
  • 1993
    Age 16
    He met Rilo Kiley bandmate Jenny Lewis through Tara Subkoff in 1993. The two formed the band in 1998 and dated for several years, until ending their relationship after the release of The Execution of All Things in 2002.
    More Details Hide Details In the early 1990s, when Sennett was in high school, he played drums in a band called the Caustic Truth. Future Rilo Kiley bassist Pierre De Reeder was his bandmate. Sennett was kicked out of the band, and the remaining members kept his drums.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1976
    Born
    Born on September 22, 1976.
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