Chevelle is an American hard rock band that formed in 1995 in Grayslake, Illinois. The band was originally comprised of three brothers: Pete (lead vocals/guitar), Sam (drums/percussion), and Joe Loeffler (bass/vocals). Joe left the band in 2005 and was replaced by Dean Bernardini soon after. Chevelle has sold nearly two million albums in the United States. Their second album, Wonder What's Next, was certified Platinum by the RIAA. Since its formation, Chevelle has released four studio albums, one live album, and one DVD. Their first album was released in 1999 and titled 'Point #1'. In 2002 the band came out with 'Wonder What's Next' and in 2004 they released 'This Type of Thinking (Could Do Us In)'. Chevelle has since released a fourth album, Vena Sera, a fifth album,Sci-Fi Crimes, which was released on August 31, 2009, and a sixth album Hats Off to the Bull was released on December 6, 2011. Other releases from Chevelle include two live albums, DVDs and a compilation of band favorites.