|Escanaba Firing Line|
Left to right: Ryan Younce, Chris Davies, Jesse Younce, Chad Sturdivant
|Origin||Traverse City, Michigan, United States|
Escanaba Firing Line is an American rock band formed in Traverse City, Michigan in 2002, by brothers Jesse and Ryan Younce. Shortly after the bands conception they were joined by bassist Chris Davies and drummer Chad Sturdivant.
They take their name after the city of Escanaba, located in Michigan's upper peninsula. They have cited the genres of progressive rock, punk rock, jazz fusion, and Nuevo tango as major influences as well as Middle Eastern, Celtic, and African musical styles among some of their main influences.