Both songwriters and longtime acquaintances (having both developed in Wisconsin), Dawn Redmann (vocals) and Brent Wagner (lead guitar, vocals) founded the pop music group Paper or Plastic? in LA in 1995. Redmann continues to be singing because the times of the grade-school choir and is rolling out a three-octave range while also honing her instrumental abilities, getting proficient on piano, clarinet, and electric guitar. She graduated through the Grove College of Music in Truck Nuys, CA, where she researched electric guitar. Wagner also went to Grove College of Music, learning guitar prior to going on to research classical electric guitar, trumpet, and piano at Concordia University in Seward, NE, where he received a B.A. in music. After their period at Grove College together, both followed distinct musical courses composing and touring within the Midwest and LA, before conference up in Paper or Plastic material? Sandi Davidson (bass), Ian Hemmings (drums), and Chris Sobkowich (electric guitar) done all of those other music group. In 1997, the music group placed being a semifinalist within the Individual Music Globe Series hosted by DISCMAKERS in LA. Paper or Plastic material? self-released their initial album, Make use of Your Noodle, in 1998. Their one “I REALLY LIKE You Tonight” was put into the soundtrack from the 3rd party film Perfect Partner alongside Garbage and Goldfinger. Individual record label Aural Escapades signed PORP? to some national distribution offer in 1998.