Elsie May, a true backstage baby if they're ever was. Born on July 24, 1990 in Santa Monica California to acclaimed drummer Russ Kunkel and renowned singer Nicolette Larson. Elsie played in the first Lotta Love Tribute concert for Nicolette. This show brought in a large fan base for Elsie.In summer 2008 Russ was playing for Lyle Lovette and had Elsie invited to play at the Orpheum theatre in Canada to play to nearly 3,000 people. Afterwards Elsie played in the Lotta Love 2nd edition show and raised $1,000 for the Nicolette Larson Pediatric Endowment at the UCLA Children's Hospital. In Late April of 2009 Elsie was asked to play in the 14th Annual Key West Singer Songwriter Festival. She played at Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville each night.