Genres:Folk, Alternative Pop, Rock - Roots Rock, Rock - Indie Rock, Rock - Alternative Pop , Latin - Tango
Four human members:
Pierre de Gaillande, guitar and vocals; Hilary Downes, vocals, keyboards, piano, pianohorn; Jeff Schaeffer, drums; Christian Bongers, bass.
Tendency to surprise. Original. Allergic to cliché. Often soft and warm with moments of urgency and tension.
American folk and rock with tendencies towards European gypsy folk, troubadour poetry, and classical composition.
None official, though frequent instances of veiled socialist sympathizing and anti-consumerist revolutionary stirrings.
None official. Atheist leanings with transcendent philosophical and spiritual yearnings.
True Dirt, Vermillion Music, 2008
I Die Every Night, Vermillion Music, release date January 16, 2010
Brooklyn and Manhattan, New York, California, USA.