Sour Scream and Salsa was formed by Adam Skipps (Guitar), Jared Gamble (Bass and Trombone), and Josh Johnston (Drums) in August 2011 with the intent to combine mariachi with various sub-genres of metal. The band has picked up a vocalist/frontman by the name of CJ Rizo and a trumpet player by the name of Daniel Anguiano. CJ was previously in Three Dead Whores. Adam was previously in Beyond All Hope, RiDaRkUlOuS, and Pineapple Coconut. Jared was previously in The Green Myles. Josh was previously in Anti Everything.