The Killers are an American rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2001 by members Brandon Flowers and Dave Keuning. Mark Stoermer and Ronnie Vannucci, Jr. would complete the current lineup of the band in 2002. The band's name is derived from a logo on the bass drum of a fictitious band portrayed in the music video for the New Order song "Crystal". Genres - Alternative rock, indie rock, post-punk, revival, new wave, heartland rock. Members - Brandon Flowers, Dave Keuning, Mark Stoermer, Ronnie Vannucci, Jr.