Formed in Austin, TX, Pompeii are best known for their melodic and ambient rock sound, which features the addition of a cello.
The band has toured extensively, alongside groups such as The Appleseed Cast, The Velvet Teen, Headlights, Caspian, Mates of State and This Will Destroy You. In 2009, they embarked on their first European tour and performed in over 7 different countries.
Pompeii have received worldwide attention and critical acclaim from such outlets as American Songwriter Magazine, Alternative Press, Filter, NPR, Apple and MTV. They are currently working on a third full length.