Vocalist/songwriter Sharif combines a dreamy dosage of folk and experimental rock and roll. A indigenous of Norfolk, VA, Sharif was instantly used by the credibility of Evan Dando as well as the sassy indie rock and roll rawness of Liz Phair while participating in the School of Virginia in the past due ’90s. His sugary acoustic sound quickly had taken shape, complementing the bravery of Toad the Moist Sprocket and Truck Morrison. He examined his musical waters while still in college, playing several showcases around D.C. and Virginia, in addition to restaurant gigs in European countries in summer months 2000. Upon his come back from an eight-month stay static in Copenhagen, Denmark, Sharif struck an operating romantic relationship with Sam Jacobs from the Annex Group. Jointly, the two ready for Sharif’s musical launch before his university graduation. Textured electric guitar function and pop-driven harmonies had been captured on Sharif’s 2001 debut EP Kiss the Moon.