Daniel Ingala started the band in his bedroom in Williamsburg,
Brooklyn. Adding synths he created a song called "Just Impolite",
which he posted to his Myspace page in early 2007. Ingala then found
himself needing a band name. For this he asked the advice of Stephen
Colbert, before the taping of an episode of the Colbert Report.
Colbert suggested "The Relevant Elephants." And by that he meant
The project was heard by RagTag Productions, who approached Daniel
about using his music in their popular web-tv series, "We Need
Girlfriends." Dan also posted a few songs on OurStage.com, which
enables music fans to discover emerging music and rate the music. In
no time, Plushgun hit #1 on OurStage?s Alternative Rock channel in January 2008. Plushgun?s debut album will drop in January 2009. In
the meantime, a self titled 4-song EP was released digitally on
August 19, followed by a proper video for "Just Impolite" directed by Tyler Shields.
Here is the first video for "Just Impolite" featuring a brawl between
Tyler Shields and Rainn Wilson here:
[MP3 click here ]