Master Thief is Chase Risinger, Devo Rodriguez, Alex Mikrut and Dan Monaghan. They have been playing all together for about two years.
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Influences include Modest Mouse, Of Montreal, Beatles, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Franz Ferdinand, Jimi Hendrix, Man Man, David Bowie and the list goes on...
Devo, Alex and Chase all went to high school together in Grayslake, IL. College separated them for a while but now they are all living under the same rock and roll roof and have been pumping out sweet tunes for the last few months. Devo learned his drumming technique by studying the complex rhythms of the extinct dodo bird's mating patterns.
Alex learned how to play guitar from being in an industrial revolution-age sewing factory for the first 12 years of his life, you had to have fast fingers or else you'd lose them.
Chase grew up in an offshore laboratory where a team of twisted marine biologists who in a deranged sick experiment raised him from birth in a salt water tank with which his only contact was a humpback whale, this whale taught him to sing, also he has a strong affinity towards kelp. Dan, after spending several mi...