Midnight Butterfly is an all-girl rock band from the Greater Austin area. The girls came together in 2014 through their mutual love of music and sharing it with others. From performing rock classics, to writing and performing original songs, Midnight Butterfly inspires others, especially young girls, to pick up an instrument and rock out!
The band has performed around Austin including Austin Trail of Lights, Georgetown Red Poppy Festival, Pecan Street Festival, HAAM benefit concert, Roller Derby and numerous other gigs, as well as birthday parties and private events.
Some notable achievements include: The Austin Chronicle SXSW Music Awards, Best Performing Group Under 18 (Second Place), KUTX Best Bands under 18 (Top 10), Round Rock Chalk Walk (Best Performance)
Bass / Dori
Keyboard / Hannah
Drums / Kaiya
Lead Vocals /Lauren
Guitar / Scarlett
Favorite Artists: The Beatles, The Rolling Stones
Favorite bassist: Paul McCartney
From: LBC, CA
Age started playing guitar/bass: 8
Hobbies: Softball, reading
Favorite Subject: Language Arts
Favorite Food: Tapioca tea, sushi
Favorite Animal: Cheetah
Favorite thing about being in MB: Playing shows and making people happy!
Favorite Artists: PVRIS, Green Day, Queen, Van Halen, Journey
Favorite pianist: Freddie Mercury
From: Round Rock, TX
Age started playing piano/keyboard: 7
Hobbies: Playing outside, art, running, listening to music
Favorite Subject: Science
Favorite Food: Chicken, eggs
Favorite Animal: Fox, cat, snake
Favorite Movie: Labyrinth
Favorite thing about being in MB: Playing music and hanging out with my friends!
What does music mean to me: Music is like magic. I love how it can change everyone's mood when they hear us play. I love seeing people dancing, singing, and really feeling our music. When I play music, I forget everything else in the world, and I feel free.
Favorite Artists: Tool, Green Day, Sunny Day Real Estate, Nirvana, Against Me!
Favorite Drummers: Atom Willard, Stuart Copeland, Steve Gadd, Chad Smith, Danny Carey
From: Austin, TX
Age started playing drums: 6
Hobbies: Drawing, trampoline, basketball
Favorite Subject: Social Studies
Favorite Food: Basil pesto pasta
Favorite Animal: Owl
Favorite Movie: Bridge to Terabithia, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World
Favorite thing about being in MB: Playing music with my friends and performing live
What does music mean to me: Music is my life. I know for a fact that without music, I'm lost. It's amazing and life changing. I'm very grateful to have it in my life.
Rule to live by: Be the best of you-and own it!
Favorite Artists: Twisted Sister, Joan Jett
Favorite singer: Dee Snider
From: College Station, TX
Age started singing: 4
Hobbies: Gymnastics, Tae kwon Do
Favorite Subjects: Everything!
Favorite Food: Chocolate
Favorite Animal: Giraffe
Favorite thing about being in MB: Hanging out with the band
What does music mean to me: Happiness :)
Rule to live by: It doesn't matter how many times I've fallen. It matters how many times I've picked myself right back up again.
Favorite Artists: Green Day, Nirvana, Foo Fighters, KISS
Favorite guitarist: Ace Frehely
From: Born in Las Vegas, NV, live in Round Rock, TX
Age started playing guitar: 8
Hobbies: Drawing, drumming, swimming, reading
Favorite Subjects: History
Favorite Food: Chicken tenders, pasta
Favorite Animal: Wolf
Favorite Movie: Elf!
Favorite thing about being in MB: Seeing the smiles on people's faces when we perform.
What does music mean to me: Everything, it is pretty much my life.
Rule to live by: Treat everyone equal!