Vaults are a British electronica band from London, United Kingdom, currently composed of Blythe Pepino, Barney Freeman, and Ben Vella. The band was founded in 2013, after Pepino was recruited to provide vocals on Freeman and Vella's musical project.Their first track as a group, "Cry No More", was posted to SoundCloud independently in 2013; it gathered 100,000 plays within its first week.
Their debut single, "Premonitions", was released in 2014 by independent record label National Anthem. They released their first EP, Vultures, later in the same year. After being signed to Virgin EMI in 2014, Vaults released debut major-label single "Lifespan", followed by "Vultures". During the summer of 2014, Vaults performed at the Lovebox, T in the Park, and Reading and Leeds festivals.
In 2015, they released single "One Last Night", which later appeared on the motion picture soundtrack for Fifty Shades of Grey. This was followed by a re-issue of "Cry No More". They released their second EP, also titled Cry No More, on 31 July 2015. Pepino appeared on Gorgon City single, "All Four Walls", in March 2016.