Formed in the late '90s in New York City, Luxx
is the combined effort of bassist Tony Fennell
, guitarist Ian Hatton
, drummer Dave Silver
and lead vocalist, Katrina Chester
. With a sound that swims back and forth between ska-punk and metal, Luxx
released their first self-titled album on Push Records in 1998. A year later they followed up with Hydroponic, released on their own label, an imprint of All-Indie Records.