Hometown

Baltimore

Members

Elise Major, vocals, guitar and piano; Theron Day, bass; Evan Anderson, lead guitar; Alex Straiter, drums

Founded

2008

Style

rock

Influenced by

Led Zeppelin, Foo Fighters, Smashing Pumpkins, Radiohead

Notable

Until recently, Major fronted a band of the same name. It released a self-titled album in June. After it split up, she set out on her own and gathered a group of accomplished musicians to back her.

Quotable

"These guys are amazing," Major said. "They're all incredible musicians. I feel like it's a brand-new incarnation of my songs."

The band

myspace.com/elisemajor