Southern rock outfit Blacktop Mojo was founded in 2012 by frontman Matt James and drummer Nathan Gillis. Over the years, the group has morphed into a five-piece band. they released their debut album I Am in 2014, followed by Burn the Ships in 2017, the latter of which yielded two Top 40 hits on the Billboard Active Rock Charts("Where the Wind Blows" and a cover of Aerosmith's "Dream On"). Blacktop Mojo's sound has been described as a unique combination of post-grunge, classic rock, and metal. They released their third studio album, Under The Sun, in 2019.