drummer Evan Johns has lived a charmed rock-and-roll life. His dad, uncle, and cousin are all studio rats who worked with the likes of Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, and Rufus Wainwright. The 24-year-old Johns even spent childhood Christmas dinners with members of Cinderella and Van Halen. Two years ago, a family friend introduced him to Virginia guitarist J. Loren, whose love of '90 alt-rockers Pearl Jam and Nirvana helped shape Hurt's debut CD, Vol. 1. "When he came out here to L.A., my first impression was Who is this guy?
" recalls Johns. "But when we started playing together, it was like Okay, cool
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