Hometown // Owings Mills
Current members // Justin Smith, drums; Tyler Principe, bass and lead vocals; Alec Galler, guitar
Founded in // 2004
Style // progressive rock/alternative rock
Influenced by // My Morning Jacket, Radiohead
Notable // The trio formed their freshman year of high school and are about to release a new self-titled five-song EP. Though the band's style has a distinctive progressive-rock feel, the tunes on the EP incorporate other genres as well.
Quotable // "A lot of them are different," said Smith of the new tracks. "You get different vibes from each one. We have more jammy songs and pop songs."
[SAM SESSASee Left Hand Out on Sunday at St. John's Hamilton, 5315 Harford Road. Doors open at 5 p.m. $7. Go to myspace.com/stjohnshamilton. The band: myspace.com/lefthandout.