Master Jeffery and Miss Adena met in line at the popular club, Squeezebox. Miss Adena, originally from Burbank, moved to New York after being known as a rebel/misfit from the valley frequenting nightclubs in West LA. Once in New York, Miss Adena worked several temporary jobs in advertising in fashion. While in advertising she met up with four other ladies to form the band, Bikini Contest,' and later worked at Vogue Magazine as a fashion assistant. Master Jeffery, from Arkansas, was in numerous car wrecks listening to 'Depeche Mode's Violater..' Master was known around New York City as a club kid. After the two meet and become friends, later roommmates, they decide to start a band called Persnickety.