Delta Rae is an American folk rock band formed in Durham, North Carolina. The band consists of siblings Ian (vocals and guitar), Eric (vocals, guitar, piano and keys) and Brittany Holljes (vocals), Elizabeth Hopkins (vocals), Mike McKee (percussion) and Grant Emerson (bass guitar). They began as a four-piece ensemble and added McKee and Emerson to the dynamic in 2010. Their name hails from a fictional story the Holljes mother was going to write about a Southern girl named Delta Rae who summons the Greek gods to earth. Their self-titled debut EP was released in 2010. Delta Rae has opened for such musical acts as Edwin McCain and Hanson. They signed to Sire Records in 2012. Their debut album, Carry the Fire, will be released June 19, 2012.
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