Armen was born in Moscow, Russia, and moved to the United States as a child in the early 1970's. He studied violin and music composition at the New England Conservatory, Interlochen Arts Academy, the Tanglewood Institute, and Northwestern University.
Armen is based in Los Angeles, California. He is the founder of Tournesol Records, and releases his music under the moniker Man Over Matter.
Originally from Pennsylvania, Dave came to Los Angeles in 2004 and has been living and drumming here since. He has been playing drums since childhood, and professionally for about 15 years.
Dave's playing history has been a mix of working with original bands as well as established artists. He has been involved in about every music genre imaginable - from classic rock and Brit-Pop (Van Morrison and Herman's Hermits Starring Peter Noone) - to Black Metal (Ritual).
David Simpson is an accomplished singer and songwriter, specializing in neotraditional, roots, country, soul, and blues genres.