Modest Mouse at Velorama Festival
Modest Mouse was formed in 1993 in Issaquah, Wash., and has become one of the gold standards in indie rock. The band released their first full-length album, This Is a Long Drive for Someone with Nothing to Think About, on the Up label in 1996. In 2000, Modest Mouse was signed to Epic Records and released their third album, The Moon & Antarctica. The band released their latest record, Strangers to Ourselves in March, 2015, which debuted at #3 on the Billboard 200, and at #1 on the Rock, Alternative, Vinyl, and Internet charts the week it was released.