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Is This Person in Mumford & Sons?

'Wilder Mind'—the third LP from the newly electrified, post-acoustic English rockers—is heading toward No. 1. So how well can you ID each of the former banjo-lovers?

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Is this handsome gentleman in Mumford & Sons?

That's Ted Dwayne, Mumford & Sons' bassist who also handles double bass, guitar, drums and backing vocals. The band's official website includes Ted's photography blog.

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How about this cool dude?

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 09: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Dave Carroll of Trampled by Turtles rehearses on stage for The Life & Songs

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That's a banjo player, and M&S are famous for breaking out with that plucky sound, but THIS is Dave Carroll of Sons of Maxwell, the Canadian music duo known for their mix of Celtic- and pop-folk music.

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And this guy?

That would be Mumford's very own Ben Lovett, who plays keyboard and piano in the band, but his secret talent is the accordion (which you can hear on a few M&S songs). Fun fact: Lovett produced on Ellie Goulding's debut album 'Lights.'

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How about him?

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 16: Ragnar Thorhalisson of Of Monsters And Men performs on stage as part of the annual Summer S

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It's Ragnar "Raggi" Thorhalisson, of Icelandic wunderkinds Of Monsters and Men; he is not a member of Mumford & Sons, so far as we know.

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Is this strapping young lad one of Mumford's Sons?

CHICAGO, IL - MARCH 04: Keith Jeffery of Atlas Genius performs on stage at House Of Blues Chicago on March 4, 2013 in Chicago

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That would be Keith Jeffery, of Australian alt-rock outfit Atlas Genius. You probably know them for their breakout single "Trojans," which is not a Mumford & Sons song.

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And now, what about this fellow?

Another banjo, but no Mumfy! Above you see Scott Avett, lead singer of the Avett Brothers.

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Is this laid back gent a member of M&S?

That would be none other than James Shaw, founder/lead guitarist of Canadian indie rock darlings Metric. He won the Producer of the Year award at the 2013 Juno Awards, Canada's domestic equivalent of the GRAMMYs.

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What about him?

That is actually Winston Marshall, the band's very own banjoist, who is credited on 'Wilder Mind' as "WN5TN." He's the youngest member of the outfit.

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And this little fella?

Of course he is! That's Marcus Mumford, the namesake of the beloved rock band. Fun fact: He and actress and Carey Mulligan were childhood pen pals who lost touch, but reconnected as adults and eventually got married. How's that for a Hollywood love story?

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Don't get tripped up: Is this person in Mumford & Sons?

DOVER, DE - JUNE 22: Wesley Schultz of The Lumineers performs onstage during day 4 of the Firefly Music Festival on June 22,

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There are only four members in Mumford & Sons, not five. This is Wesley Schultz, the lead vocalist and guitarist of "Ho Hey" band the Lumineers.

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