Sense Field guitarist Rodney Sellars has more important things to tend to than his bands big break opening for the Goo Goo Dolls this summer. His four-year-old daughter, Leilani, is in a coma after she and her mother were in a car accident on May 12th in Southern California. According to a spokesperson for the band, a driver ran a red light and struck the Ford Explorer carrying mother and child, causing it to roll over three times. (rollingstone.com) All the crew members on melodic.net wiches all the best.
The Pixies was selected randomly from a dictionary by guitarist Joey Santiago. The band took a liking to the word´s definition, "mischievous little elves". The name was shortened from the original, "Pixies In Panoply".