Snake River Conspiracy
|Genres:||Pop / Rock|
After leaving his former band to explore more challenging musical horizons, reclusive ex-Third Eye Blind bass player Jason Slater found work on the Los Angeles, California music scene as a producer working with artists including Sugar Ray, Orgy, Prizefighter and Isaac Hayes. At the same time Slater was constantly writing material for a new project to be the antithesis of Third Eye Blinds increasingly bland direction. Noting the predominance and success of female-fronted pop outfits, although singularly unimpressed by all of them, Slater saw the commercial potential of recruiting a strong, attractive female vocalist to front his next band. A chance meeting with exotic dancer Tobey Torres at a Northern California strip club saw Snake River Conspiracy come to fruition. The statuesque Torres smouldering sexuality not only made her visually perfect for the new outfit, but her vocal ability was a perfect foil for Slaters jump-cut amalgam of...