This Austin, Texas, USA-based indie act cut their teeth with a handful of late-2003 gigs in support of acts such as Denver, Colorados Dressy Bessy and home-town peers, Sound Team. The band grew out of an occasional recording project that Ramesh Srivastava (26 June 1983, Austin, Texas, USA; guitar/vocals) and Jared Van Fleet (b. 29 October 1982, Montgomery, Alabama; keyboards/guitar) had been involved in. Srivastava was educated in Glasgow, Scotland but would return to Austin out of term time to record with Van Fleet. Berklee College Of Music student Mitch Calvert (b. 14 March 1983, Tyler, Texas, USA; guitar) soon got involved when Srivastava met him in Boston, Massachusetts, the pair bonding over their shared love of moody 80s British indie pop. Rhythm section Matt Simon (b. 9 October 1984, Austin, Texas, USA; drums) and Jason Chronis (b. 17 July 1981, Austin, Texas, USA; bass), the latter also of impressive Austin electro poppers Belaire, completed the...