Vocalist Laura Marie Kleffner and bassist JP Leal began performing collectively in just a little group within their house state of Tx. When points folded for the experience, they made a decision to commence a pop/rock-type music group of their personal. It was created in 1997 and known as Couch Kingdom. The talented duo quickly added a guitarist who didn’t workout. Another guitarist, Reza Kaleel from Britain, was earned as an alternative and appeared to match their design better. Next, a drummer who both Kleffner and Leal experienced worked with just before, Jason Barbosa, was put into make the music group an entire foursome. In 1999, Couch Kingdom documented its debut recording, Somewhere Else. The wonderful first work received reviews that are positive from many critics. A number of the acoustic-flavored songs on this recording are “Someday,” “YOU NEED TO Understand,” “Like That Method,” “Kiss,” and “Forgiven.” Soon after Somewhere Else premiered, the music group parted methods with Barbosa. An experienced drummer with the name of Rudy was selected to part of. Couch Kingdom provides performed at an unlimited set of coffeehouses, celebrations, bars, and night clubs in america. In early 2001, the foursome went into some difficulties within the name from the music group and had to create a whole new one. The group proceeded to go from being referred to as Couch Kingdom towards the name of Factors Between. Throughout that same season in addition they spent lots of time between live shows, focusing on a long-awaited sophomore record.