The indie rock outfit Red Animal War came together in 1999 with musical friends Justin Wilson (guitar/vocals), Jeff Wilganowski (drums), Brian Pho (bass), and Matt Pitman (guitar). They’ve perfected their emocore design for something alluring and desirable, enabling Deep Elm to consider curiosity about the music group and inking them a offer in past due 1999. They spent the majority of 2000 documenting in Deedle’s Area in Austin, TX, documenting what would turn into a full-length studio room effort. The fruits of those periods was Breaking within an Angel (2001,) and also a divide disk with Slowride. Another year, the more technical and ferocious Dark Phantom Crusades premiered in the fall.