PICS: Kings of Leon at Mattress Firm Amphitheatre

Kings of Leon didn't waste a moment of their set at Mattress Firm Amphitheatre on Friday, April 28.

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Kings of Leon have always been a family affair.
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The band is composed of brothers Caleb, Nathan and Jared Followill and cousin Matthew Followill.
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They formed in 1999 in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Despite -- or maybe because of -- their Southern sound, they first achieved commercial success in the UK.
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Since its inception, the band has been nominated for 12 Grammy Awards and they've won four of them.
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The band was named after the members' grandfather Leon, who died in 2014.
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"Talihina Sky," a documentary depicting their lives, was released in 2011.
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Caleb, Nathan and Jared all made a guest appearance on the television show "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia."
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Apparently, the guys don't like the show "Glee."
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So, they asked to make an appearance on an episode of "It's Always Sunny ..." that mocks "Glee."
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Not very nice maybe, but pretty dang funny.
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At least they seem like nice guys in all other aspects of life.
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