Co-founded in 1999 by vocalist Alex Band and guitarist Aaron Kamin, the Calling discovered a residential amongst such ready-for-radio rock acts of the first 21st hundred years as Matchbox 20, Train, and Fastball. Kamin and Music group, both natives of LA, co-founded the group as teens (Kamin was dating Band’s sister at that time), and a advancement cope with RCA adopted soon thereafter. Instrumental part players had been recruited and an recording was recorded, leading to the discharge of Camino Palmero in July 2001. Although mainly filled up with post-grunge rock and roll, the record became a favorite release on the effectiveness of “Wherever YOU MAY Proceed,” a like ballad that became an inescapable Best Five strike in multiple countries. Camino Palmero offered a lot more than five million copies world-wide and went platinum in America, therefore establishing the stage from the Calling’s come back in June 2004 with Two. The band’s recognition had currently dwindled by that time, however, as well as the Calling continued indefinite hiatus twelve months later on, with Alex Music group going to pursue a single career.