An interesting fact about the band is that none of the members could play their respective musical instruments prior to forming the band. Conor Oberst had been playing guitar since a very young age, yet played drums in the band. Clark Baechle had played drums previously, but played guitar for Park Ave. Park Ave.
performed about 10-15 times during its existence. When Jamie moved to London to work in art, the band broke up, hence the name of their 1999 album. Before she went to London they recorded some songs on 4-track to have for themselves, these recordings eventually became their first and only album. However, Jamie returned and she and Jenkins reunited in Tilly and the Wall, which also includes Nick White, Kianna Alarid, and Derek Pressnall.
Conor Oberst now has a successful career as Bright Eyes with work in Desaparecidos (band), and Clark Baechle is the drummer of The Faint. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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