Close To Modern is a Las Vegas based Indie Rock band formed in 2007. The band has emerged as one of the only Indie, Post-Punk band in Las Vegas, and has quickly become a well recognized name. Their sound was referred to as “Neu-Gloom” by the Las Vegas Weekly Magazine, is no surprise, as their style is directly influenced by great bands including The Smiths, Joy Division, and the later Interpol and Editors. Close To Modern has had the privilege of opening for touring bands including THE HORRORS, VIVA BROTHER, GIRL IN A COMA, GEOGRAPHER, CHAING GANG OF 1974, ANDY ROURKE (of THE SMITHS), FAMILY OF THE YEAR, THE TENDER BOX, WAR TAPES and many others. The bands performance during SXSW at The Cedar Street Courtyard in 2012 caught the ear of music guru CARSON DAILY who took the time to take a picture and tweet positively about them! "UNION", the debut E.P. out Now!