Not to end up being confused with much metal music group that is also known as Wayne, the concentrate of the bio is an extremely melodic and accessible alternate pop/rock music group from Birmingham, AL. Despite its Deep South origins, this Wayne isn’t overly Southern-sounding; nobody would mistake the Alabama quartet for Lynyrd Skynyrd, the Outlaws, Molly Hatchet, Dark Oak Arkansas, or any additional bands which have acquired a stereotypically Southern audio. The Southern music group that Wayne gets the most in keeping with is normally Georgia’s R.E.M.; like R.E.M., Wayne displays a healthy understanding from the Beatles and United kingdom Invasion rock. However, not most of Wayne’s affects are United kingdom Invasion or Brit-pop affects; the artists who’ve influenced Wayne result from THE UNITED STATES (Neil Teen, the Beach Children) in addition to THE UK (Elton John, Radiohead). Wayne is normally a perfect exemplory case of a music group which has both Baby Boomer and Era X affects — there are many ’60s and ’70s affects on Wayne’s debut record, Music on Plastic material, but there’s also plenty of choice rock affects (including R.E.M. and Radiohead). Wayne was produced in 1997, when business lead guitarist/vocalist Michael Swann began working with business lead vocalist/guitarist Rodney Reaves (who composed every one of the music on Music on Plastic material except a cover of Elton John’s 1973 traditional “Goodbye, Yellow Brick Street). Wayne’s two various other associates are Justin Johnson (bass, vocals) and Jon Hornsby (drums). Experimenting Birmingham, AL, and somewhere else within the Southeastern USA in the past due ’90s, Wayne made a hype and developed a little regional pursuing. In the first 2000s, Reaves arrived a publishing cope with EMI, which funded the documenting and making of Music on Plastic material. Because of EMI, Wayne acquired a finished item and began purchasing it; TVT enjoyed what it noticed and agreed upon the music group.