Current members: Mike Davis, drummer; Brad King, guitar and backing vocals; Chad Koepf, guitar and vocals; Matt Parsons, lead vocals; Jack Hill, bass
Founded in: 2003
Style: emo and punk rock
Influenced by: Thrice, Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday and Anberlin
Notable: The band has sold almost 1,000 albums independently through www.myspace.com, and was the No. 1 downloaded band for a day on www.purevolume.com.
Quotable: "I consider myself as having two full-time jobs: keeping up with all the Myspace stuff, filling the Internet orders for CDs and shirts," King said. "There's been a really good response."
For more information about Silent Film, visit www.myspace.com/silentfilm.
-- Sam SessaCopyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun