"The Elected" are a Los Angeles-based indie rock band. To date, The Elected have released two albums with Sub Pop: ''Me First'' in 2004, and ''Sun, Sun, Sun'' in 2006. The band are known for putting on interesting live shows that feature pedal-controlled lights, gas masks, and distorted vocals.
*Blake Sennett - Guitar & Vocals
*Mike Bloom - Lead Guitar & Lap Steel
*Daniel Brummel/Michael Runion - Bass
*Jason Boesel/Ryland Steen/Sander Steen - Drums
Sennett, Bloom and Boesel are also members of Rilo Kiley. Daniel Brummel plays with Ozma as well. Michael Runion plays solo when not playing live with The Elected. Ryland Steen currently plays with Reel Big Fish, while his little brother Sander Steen is currently touring with The Elected.
Their second album, "Sun, Sun, Sun" was released on January 24, 2006 via Sub Pop Records.
* ''Me First'' (2004 · Sub Pop)
* ''Sun, Sun, Sun'' (2006 · Sub Pop)
* ''Lagniappe: A Saddle Creek Benefit for Hurricane Katrina (2005 · Saddle Creek)
::song: "San Francisco via Chicago Blues"
*"Not Going Home" (2006, directed by Nik Fackler)