Caspian formed in Autumn of 2003 in Beverly, Massachusetts, developing material through the first year of its existence, recording a demo in August 2004 and performing a small number of shows in late 2004 and early 2005, including a support for Japanese post-rock band Mono. Shortly afterward, the band signed with Dopamine Records, releasing a debut EP, You Are the Conductor in November 2005. This was followed, in January 2006,with the band's first tour of the Northeast. In April and May 2006, the band embarked on its first full tour of the USA, 28 performances from coast to coast. A tour EP was released by the band in September 2006 on their 2nd full tour of the USA. Over the course of 2 years the band independently booked, promoted and completed 5 tours of the USA.
Over the course of 2006, the band developed material for a debut album, recording with Ethan Dussault in August 2006, released on Dopamine Records on April 10, 2007. Their debut album "The Four Trees" was re-released in Europe by Make My Day Records in July 2008. Later that year, they recorded a Split 7" with fellow Massachusetts band Constants.
This is currently being supported by a tour of Europe and selected dates within the USA as the band prepares to record their second album for release in 2009. Guitarist Erin Burke-Moran of The Fly-Agaris Sky, joined the band originally to tour in 2007 and became a full time member thereafter as the band has officially expanded into a 5 piece.
The band released a follow-up to their debut called Tertia in Europe on 7 August 2009 with the proper US Released 15 September 2009.Content: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caspian_(band)