Born and raised in Los Angeles, UV rays and chill vibes are practically in the band's DNA, and the four members channel that unquestionable LA rock sound with shimmering grace and effortless authenticity. - And I'm Chase, and we are Half The Animal, and we are here at... - Half The Animal is really new, and we see it as a rebirth, but also, as just something brand new, you know?
It all started on the shores of Laguna Beach, when singer Chase Johnson and drummer Nick Gross were casted on the MTV show of the same name. And recently..have Dan now, and it's become a family, it's become a real group.
Bassist Evan Smith joined the equation only a few years- later, bringing countless years of touring experience with Silversun Pickups, Chromeo, and Big Data.
Songs like "Saturday Night" toil with reoccurring unhealthy relationships carried by an uplifting hook that reminds you of your favorite four-on-the floor secret late-night weekend obsession.From that moment forward we rehearsed every day in our family garage.We always talked about our musical influences and created our identities as people through the band." The school friends that formed a band 12 years ago have now seen a cycle reborn- but this time not through the hands of major labels and agencies that brought years of raised hopes, broken promises, and false starts.(#silverlinings) Of course, it can't be a true summer experience without some good music, the kind you can blast from the car with the top down and a surfboard in the backseat.If you're looking for a fresh, new band to get the good times rolling, than look no further than west coast pop-rockers Half the Animal.