Hometown -- Baltimore
Current members --Paula DeLuca, vocals; Sam Karavedas, bass; Michael Albi, guitar and vocals; Lou Hill, drums
Founded in --2004
Style --alternative rock
Influenced by --Tool, Soundgarden, Incubus, Dark Water Transit
Notable --The group just finished mixing its first official release, an eight-song, as-of-yet untitled CD. It will be released this spring. The band members are veterans of the local music scene, and most come from various musical backgrounds such as grunge, blues and hardcore, Albi said.
Quotable --"We all have different backgrounds and have been in the scene in Baltimore for a while," Albi said. "We've been able to tap into each of those genres, pulling our audiences together. I think it definitely does help."
See Durden tomorrow at the Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St. Heroin U.K., Atomic Motel, Stillhouse and Dead Men Sway will also perform. Doors open at 9 p.m. and the show starts at 9:30 p.m. All ages. Call 410-662-0069 or go to theottobar.com. The band: myspace.com/durdenbaltimore.