The Killers is a Grammy-nominated American rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada. It was formed in 2002 and is made up of Brandon Flowers (vocals, keyboards), Dave Keuning (guitar, vocals), Mark Stoermer (bass guitar, vocals) and Ronnie Vannucci Jr., (drums, percussion). The Killers released their debut album, Hot Fuss, in 2004. Their second album, Sam's Town, was released in the United Kingdom on October 2, 2006 and in North America on October 3, 2006.