The Cranberries are an Irish Alternative Rock band formed in Limerick in 1989. Originally known as The Cranberry Saw Us, the band changed their name when vocalist Dolores O'Riordan joined. Until O'Riordan's passing on January 15, 2018, the band consisted of O'Riordan, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist Mike Hogan and drummer Feargal Lawler.
Although widely associated with alternative rock, The Cranberries' sound incorporates elements of indie, indie pop, rock, post-punk, Irish folk and pop rock. With their unique blend of genres and powerful vocals from O'Riordan, they have left a lasting impact on the music industry.
From their early days to their chart-topping hits like "Zombie" and "Linger," The Cranberries have captivated audiences worldwide with their heartfelt lyrics and memorable melodies. Their music continues to resonate with fans old and new alike.