Created in Portland, Oregon this year 2010 by songwriters Katie Bernstein and John Gnorski, Houndstooth’s exclusive and subtle undertake country-rock could very well be described by Bernstein’s mellow lead vocals and Gnorski’s intricate lead guitar playing. Both natives of Austin, Tx, the set brought three additional members up to speed once they experienced laid down their preliminary collaborative compositions as lo-fi demos. As the Detroit-born Mike Yun and Courtney Sheedy became a member of the music group on body organ and bass, respectively, Brette Marie Method of the Parson Crimson Heads was appointed on drums. In middle-2011, seasoned alt-rock engineer Graeme Gibson stepped in as Houndstooth’s drummer before the delivery of Way’s initial child, ultimately taking on the post on the full-time basis. Their debut 7″ one, “Beachbummer” b/w “Francis,” was self-released afterwards that season before summertime 2012 brought several digital-only singles: the Clientele-influenced “Hidden Hollers” and an early on edition of “Bee Keepers,” a monitor that would ultimately make it onto their amazing July 2013 full-length debut, Trip Out the Dark. The band’s sophomore studio room album, No Information from Home, implemented in early 2015.