NPR’s Tiny Desk Contest chose MDRN HSTRY’s entry for their 3rd and final fan-vote video of the week! Along side five other entries, viewers and fans are able to vote for their favorite song. Here’s what they wrote about us:


These San Diego Dudes sure do love their well-behaved furry friend. Rumor has it Bella prefers old-school hip-hop to the jangly guitar rock MDRN HSTRY makes, so maybe she’s just here for pets. Here’s what the band told us:

Bella’ is short for Bellandranog-non Faltrooth Hemmingpurse. She’s an 11 year old purebred Barking Mop, band mascot and sonic inspiration …

The facts:

1. She enjoys eating and yawning while in between naps under the organ bench.

2. She waits for the ‘walk’ signal at crosswalks.

3. She has a higher attendance level than most band members.

Original article can be found HERE


Thanks for the feature NPR!



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