TOONS are an indie rock band based out of Garden City, Babylon and Bushwick NY in 2012. Founding members include Matthew Ai Gregory (Wild East / The Actuals), Davey Jones (Lost Boy ? / Baked), Brian Wess (Brian Wess), and Ryan Foster (Warm Body / Lost Boy ?). TOONS originally formed as a recording project over the telephone, and now plays in a traditional four-peice live setting.
The bands main influences include Ramones, Bob Dylan, Black Lips, Pavement, Jimi Hendrix, Beastie Boys, the Cure, Strange Boys, and the Beatles.