Officially formed in 1992 and after replacing a departed band member, Everclear (Art, Craig and Greg) pieced together toperform grunge and in-your.
face punk rock; following their many influences and norms of the time, such as Nirvana and theCounting Crows. After a relocation from Los Angeles to
San Francisco CA, this three-piece melodic grunge band was noticed bya major label at a local concert who were eventually out-bid by Capitol Records
for Everclear's services. Soon after, theyreleased Sparkle and Fade; an album which set many standards for the new-age punk and grudge artists of
the time. And asthe popular saying goes, the rest is history.