Current members // Justin Trawick, guitar and vocals
Founded in // 1995
Style // acoustic folk rock
Influenced by // Counting Crows, Gillian Welch, Dave Matthews Band, Ryan Adams, Natalie Merchant, Ani DiFranco
Notable // Trawick spends a lot of time crafting each song. And some of his earliest tracks are still part of his repertoire. His new album, How to Build a Life With a Lemonade Stand, has one song that's nearly 10 years old.
Quotable // "I still play songs today that I wrote back in high school and college, just because I really like them," Trawick said. "I think they were a defining part in my life then, and I like sharing them now."
Hear Justin Trawick tonight at Solly's Tavern, 1942 11th St. N.W., Washington. The music starts at 7:30 p.m. Call 202-906-0302 or go to sollystavern.com. The band: myspace.com/justintrawick.