Name of project: The Beths
Real name/s: Elizabeth Stokes, Jonathan Pearce, Benjamin Sinclair, Ivan Luketina-Johnston
Age (of project): 1-2 years
Associated acts: Teacups, Sal Valentine & the Babyshakes, Artisan Guns, Red Hot Pep Pep
Musical guilty pleasure: We all share a love for Donald Fagan and Steely Dan. Except Jono.
Formative musical experience:
Liz: Chelsea convincing age 15 me that busking Rilo Kiley songs at the mall meant we were a real band.
Jono: Louis prima in the jungle book, though I don't remember it apparently I rewound the video over and again to watch the swing bits.
Ivan: Writing raps age 6 over Sega Megadrive menu music
Ben: Iron Maiden
Artist: The Beths
Composer: E. Stokes
Album: Warm Blood
Label: The Beths