Lineup: Mat Kerekes, vocals; Nick Hamm, guitar; Ryland Oehlers, guitar; Eric Hamm, bass; and Cray Wilson (not in picture), drums.
Year formed: 2009
Style of music: Indie/punk
Sounds a little like: Mid-'90s emo meets Midwestern pop-punk.
Influences: Brand New, Sunny Day Real Estate, Knapsack.
Favorite local venues: Frankie's Inner-City, The BLV House (Bowling Green).
Recordings: "The Only Place I Know" backed with "The Fragile Season;" the "Young States" EP, and "Split" backed with "Turnover."
Upcoming shows: Seven week U.S. tour with Turnover and Light Years.
Web site: Facebook.com/CitizenTheBand.