After performing with various groups and bands, this trio of vocalists from California joined forces in November 1998. Having different skills and artistically willing, the Tatters got their name not really from worn clothes but through the art of earning ribbons. Two of the three vocalists, Jennie Snyder and Erika Harding, got performed together ahead of Thanksgiving 1998. The group provides received wide compliment for their wonderful harmonies, often getting set alongside the Andrews Sisters. They will have also performed in a variety of festivals, while specific members have got performed on the Telluride Music Celebration and the Great Jazz Celebration in France. The group also released some music on outdated vinyl 78s within their hometown, which developed an old item with an frequently old-sounding music. In 2000, the group released their self-titled debut record. The Tatters are backed by two well-rounded music artists referred to as the Lowly Sidemen. The also have opened, as the group or independently, for Bob Dylan, Marty Stuart, Townes Truck Zandt, and Big Poor Voodoo Daddy, amongst others.