Frequently Asked Questions

1. I absolutely love/hate your band name. How did you come up with it?

We tried to go without a band name. Then, in the silence came forth a word. Ringodeathstarr. We decided to make it Two words.

2. How did you meet each other?

Elliott met Daniel in Beaumont TX while still in high school. Alex and Elliott met at Factory People on South Congress in Austin.
Daniel moved to Austin in 2008 when the previous drummer, Dustin Gaudet, quit the band.

3. What are your influences?

British rock bands from the 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's, American pop groups of the 60s, 70s, 80s, American rock bands of the 80's 90's, 00's 10's
Ringo Deathstarr began in Austin TX in 2005 as a project of Elliott Frazier. After trying to get off the ground for 2 years with a constantly rotating cast of members, Elliott met Alex Gehring and a year later, Daniel Coborn moved to Austin and joined. Since 2010 the band has released two full length albums, 3 EP's, a compilation of old songs, and two 7''s. Because of this they have toured the world, performing in Japan, Europe, Hong Kong, Israel, South America, Mexico, The USA, and Canada. The new album has just been finished and will be out in a few months, along with more touring of the world.