Emerging from San Diego, California, Mad Traffic is a 5 piece rock band that appeals to pop fans and non-pop fans alike. The band was formed in May of 2008. Individually, the members of Mad Traffic have performed with The Violent Femmes, Crucial, Hershel Abrams, High Tide, Red Llama Dog, and Fred Benedetti. Their music is a mix of styles that are set into a high energy live performance. In January of 2010, they placed first in San Diego's Ultimate Band Competition. The band's latest album, unreported, channels Blaise Guld's bouncy melodies with to-the-point singalongs to construct music that sticks in your head. With standout tracks like 'Sleep Before Dawn,' Mad Traffic is an essential addition to any music lover's library.