Zach Kamins: guitar, keyboard, bass
Andy Gentile: drums
The two met each other at Bellaire High School in Bellaire, Houston, Texas in 2003. Influenced by all types of music, the two frequented in hours long of progressive, improvisational jam sessions.
They continue to write music together over the internet as much as possible. One of their goals is to gain enough support to do AES full time.
Sun of Pearl has been featured in Tony Hawk's American Wasteland. Impulse has been featured as a bonus song in Guitar Hero 3. Anything has been featured in Guitar Hero: World Tour as free downloadable content in the Neversoft Track Pack and a 3 song medley comprising of From The Blue, Point of No Return and The Triangular Race Through Space was featured as free downloadable content for Guitar Hero 5 in the Neversoft Thanks the Fans Track Pack.