The Prids are a indie band from Portland, Oregon, USA who create music with traces of new wave, post-punk, punk, and dreamy, ethereal pop. The group is currently composed of vocalist / guitarist David Frederickson, vocalist / bassist Mistina La Fave, synth player Cass Yates, and drummer Geordie Thompson. Their record label is This-A-Way Records. The group started in 1996 in St. Joseph, Missouri and moved to Portland in 1999. They're now one of Portland's longest-running bands.