West Palm Beach, FL
Florida brothers Carl Almasy on vocals and Rich Coccaro on guitar formed NRWO in 2006. Drawing on childhood influences from REM to The Smiths, NRWO discovered a knack for songwriting, resulting in an Alt/Indie sound that bridges a gap between their American and British contemporaries. After a successful run on the American College Radio charts and hundreds of shows including support gigs for the likes of Louis XIV and The Bravery to One Republic and Paolo Nutini, among many others. The group now brings their latest release, The Happiness Struggle to the US and UK in 2010.