Halifax is a four-piece rock band from Thousand Oaks, California. They formed in 2003 and are currently unsigned. Their 2004 EP A Writer’s Reference has sold over 34,000 copies to date, after making a cameo appearance on MTV’s The Real World: Austin. The band’s second full-length album, The Inevitability of a Strange World, was released in May 2006 and charted on the Billboard 200. In December 2006, they won MTV2’s Dew Circuit Breakout competition.