The band's name comes from a type of acid that was popular in the early 60s. The initials are also a reference to James' and Ten's previous band, "WIG. Their video for "What Are You Afraid Of" has received heavy airplay on MTV2's underground show Subterranean.
The band released "Remix EP" in 2006 which features remixes of songs on their self-titled debut. Their second full-length album, "4th & Wall," was released on October 23, 2007 on Milan Records. In August 2007 The band signed a pioneering recording and wireless distribution deal with digital media and entertainment company The First single, Blue Wave, will be released on September 25, 2007.
West Indian Girl Is:
Robert James (guitar/vocals), Mariqueen Maandig (vocals), Francis Ten (bass), Nathan Van Hala (keyboards), Mark Lewis (drums), and Amy White (keyboards/vocals)