Meet the Band: Liars Academy


Hometown: Baltimore

Current members: Ryan Shelkett, vocals, guitar; Fred Fritz, vocals, guitar; Chris Camden, bass, vocals, piano; Evan Tanner, drums.

Founded in: 2000

Style: Alternative rock

Influenced by: Beatles, Foo Fighters, the Replacements, sci-fi movies

Notable: The band was recently featured in a commercial for music television channel Fuse.

Quotable: Ryan Shelkett on the feel of their new record Demons: M-tWe wanted really dramatic rhythms ... like a song from CHiPs that didnM-Ft make it on the TV show.M-v

Check out Liars Academy tomorrow at their CD release party at the Ottobar. Doors open at 9 p.m. Channels, Bear Vs. Shark and Code Seven are also billed at this all-ages show. Tickets are $10. The Ottobar is at 2549 N. Howard St. For more information, call 410-662-0069 or visit

For more information about LiarM-Fs Academy, visit www.liarsacademy .com.

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