Hey Violet, formerly known as Cherri Bomb, is an American rock band from Los Angeles, California. The group was formed in 2008 as Cherri Bomb while its members were still in middle school and originally consisted of Julia Pierce (lead vocals, guitar), Miranda Miller (guitar, vocals) Rena Lovelis (bass guitar, vocals) and Nia Lovelis (drums, vocals). Pierce departed the band in 2013, and was replaced by Casey Moreta (guitar, vocals).
Hey Violet (then known as Cherri Bomb) signed to Hollywood Records, and released their first and so far, only, studio album This Is the End of Control in 2012.
On February 18, 2015, the band announced on their official YouTube channel that they had changed their name to Hey Violet