San Francisco-based jam music group Tea Leaf Green got their begin in the partnership between guitarist Josh Clark and drummer Scott Rager, who played inside a high-school music group together in Arcadia, CA. After graduation, Rager enrolled at SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA State University, where he fulfilled bassist Ben Chambers. When Clark relocated to SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, the three started playing collectively like a trio. Their 1st spending gig was went to by Trevor Garrod, a vocalist/songwriter and key pad player who experienced moved to SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA looking for additional musicians to try out with. Garrod fulfilled the three others, and shortly these were playing jointly being a quartet. They constructed a pursuing in North California and self-released the albums Tea Leaf Green, Midnight in the Tank (2001), Fri June 6, 2003: Live at Slim’s, SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA CA (Sept 17, 2003), Surviving in Between (Feb 7, 2004), and Live on the Indie (2004). Ultimately, they expanded their touring countrywide, including a efficiency on the Bonnaroo Celebration in 2005. Putting your signature on to Reincarnate Music, they released their initial national discharge, Taught to become Very pleased, on November 15, 2005, because they performed shows starting for Gov’t Mule and Trey Anastasio. ON, MAY 19, 2006, they made an appearance on the Fox Movie theater in Boulder, CO, as well as the present was filmed to get a home video. It had been released by SCI Fidelity Information on Oct 31, 2006, as Rock and roll ‘n’ Roll Music group, both like a individually released Disc. Further touring discovered Tea Leaf Green starting for Dave Matthews Music group and Bruce Hornsby, in addition to headlining independently. Chambers remaining the music group in November 2007 and was changed by Reed Mathis, previously of Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey. In 2008, a proceed to Surfdog Information resulted in the re-release from the 1st three studio room albums, Tea Leaf Green, Midnight around the Tank, and Surviving in Between, because the triple-CD compilation Seed products on Apr 22, 2008. Surfdog reissued Taught to become Proud with reward songs on June 3, 2008, and released a fresh Tea Leaf Green studio room album, Raise In the Tent, on July 22, 2008.