Zach Kamins: guitar, keyboard, bass Andy Gentile: drums The two met each other at Bellaire High School in Bellaire, Houston, Texas in 2003. Influenced by all types of music, the two frequented in hours long of progressive, improvisational jam sessions. They continue to write music together over the internet as much as possible. One of their goals is to gain enough support to do AES full time. Sun of Pearl has been featured in Tony Hawk's American Wasteland.