Interpol (Band) Biography, Net Worth, Music Career


Interpol is an American rock band formed in 1997. The band consists of four members: Paul Banks, Daniel Kessler, Sam Fogarino, and Brad Truax. Known for their post-punk revival sound, Interpol has gained a significant following and critical acclaim throughout their career.


Name Date of Birth Career Start
Paul Banks May 3, 1978 1997
Daniel Kessler September 25, 1974 1997
Sam Fogarino March 9, 1969 2000
Brad Truax Unknown 2010

Discography and Reputations

Interpol has released six studio albums:

  1. Turn on the Bright Lights (2002)
  2. Antics (2004)
  3. Our Love to Admire (2007)
  4. Interpol (2010)
  5. El Pintor (2014)
  6. Marauder (2018)

Interpol’s music has been praised for its atmospheric and moody sound, drawing influences from post-punk and indie rock. Their debut album, “Turn on the Bright Lights,” is often considered a classic of the genre and has been included in numerous “best albums” lists.

Contact Interpol

You can connect with Interpol on their social media accounts:

Personal Life

Paul Banks, born on May 3, 1978, is the lead vocalist and guitarist of Interpol. He was raised in England and later moved to the United States. Banks has not publicly disclosed his marital status.

Daniel Kessler, born on September 25, 1974, is the band’s guitarist. He was born in London, England, and later moved to the United States. Kessler has also kept his personal life private.

Sam Fogarino, born on March 9, 1969, is the drummer of Interpol. Not much is known about his personal life.

Brad Truax, the bassist of Interpol, has limited information available about his personal life.

Net Worth

As of the latest estimates, Interpol’s net worth is as follows:

Currency Net Worth
US Dollar (USD) $10 million
Nigerian Naira (NGN) 3.8 billion NGN
Canadian Dollar (CAD) $12.7 million CAD
Ghanaian Cedi (GHS) 58 million GHS
Kenyan Shilling (KES) 1.1 billion KES
South African Rand (ZAR) 170 million ZAR
Ugandan Shilling (UGX) 37 billion UGX
Indian Rupee (INR) 730 million INR

Please note that these figures are approximate and subject to change.

Awards and Nominations

Interpol has received several awards and nominations throughout their career. Some notable recognitions include:

  • Nominated for Best Alternative Music Album at the Grammy Awards for “Turn on the Bright Lights” (2003)
  • Won the NME Award for Best New Band (2003)
  • Nominated for Best International Group at the BRIT Awards (2005)
  • Won the Q Award for Best Album for “Our Love to Admire” (2007)
  • Nominated for Best Alternative Music Album at the Grammy Awards for “El Pintor” (2015)

Interpol’s music continues to captivate audiences worldwide, and their influence on the indie rock scene remains significant.

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