Lonely Charade

by elani



"Lonely Charade" was released on myspace as the first ELANI single in 2006, followed by the song "Tired of the Rain".

The positive feedback and reception of these two songs were a launchpad for the pop-rock direction that would lead to the release of the more aggressive five song 'SPEAKING IN CURSIVE' later that year.


released February 14, 2006
Chris Miller - Guitars, Vocals, Production
Stephen Brittell - Drums & Production Assistance



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ELANI Portland, Oregon

ELANI was formed in 2005 by Chris & Jonathan Miller on the heels of their North Carolina-based fun-rock band "Alfonso". ELANI grew to a four piece in 2006 and was big on myspace and in coffeeshops, but mostly lived inside of the imagination of the brothers Miller. "Speaking in Cursive" was the breakout EP that landed a few singles in independent films and put ELANI on the Portland-area map. ... more

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