Dashboard Prophets began as a band called F.U.K. in 1991 one day Chris dye (singer/guitarist) walked into a club called the Coconut Teaser and saw a band by the name of Lodestone, he immediately was impressed by the rhythm section( Leo Boci on drums & Greg Evanski on bass). Chris was looking to start a band and through a friend got a hold of them. Greg and Leo walked into the rehearsal room tattooed from head to toe and obviously committed to their rock & roll. As soon as they hit the first note they realized this was the beginning of something special. They played around Los Angeles for a while under the name F.U.K. but felt like there was something missing. They needed to find a guitar player. The search was on.
Chris had a friend named Timothy La rue who filled in for a while but left eventually to form his own band. After numerous attempts finally one day Daniel Meyer walked into a rehearsal. There was immediate chemistry in the room. They had found their man. Daniel was playing in a band called Don Knotts Overdrive at the time which could only be described as some sort of art rock/new wave band. Daniel was looking for a rock band he could l...