The Pear Republic is a punk and grunge rock group. They formed out of their previous band when the two remaining members wanted to created a unified louder song on their next album. One member lives in Chicago and the other lives in the Bay Area of California and they collaborated online for this album. The Pear Rpeublic is a Messianic Jewish band. Messianic Jews are Jews that believe that Yeshua (Jesus) is the Messiah and that there is great significance in the Jewish holidays and customs.