Muse is an alternative rock band from Teignmouth, Devon. School friends; Matthew Bellamy, Christopher Wolstenholme and Dominic Howard formed the band in 1994. They are extremely popular for their live concert performances. They have released five major albums so far. Including live albums from a tour or two. Many more albums are surely on the way from this extravagant band. Fans love the way that the band blends a wide variety of music genres. Rock, alternative, and many other factors mix into the diversity of Muse as a whole. That different sound from n early anything on the market today is one of the many factors that has aided them in their worldwide success. Overall, the band has won a numerous amount of music awards. Most of those awards are from MTV. These recognitions have helped the band gain more and more fans over the years and proved that Muse has what it takes to stay around in the music industry for a long time to come. Muse recently headed the inaugural Kanrocksas Music Festival on April 25th 2011. The band has been on a very impressive roll and they don't seem to be stopping anytime soon. Look up any videoclip of the band to see and hear why the band is so popular.