Cardiknox featuring vocalist Lonnie Angle and multi-instrumentalist Thomas Dutton make hooky, heartfelt, dance pop. From Seattle, they moved to New York in 2010 while working an off-Broadway musical, Razia's Shadow: A Musical; based on an album by Dutton's then band Forgive Durden. By 2014, they released a handful of songs online. Cardiknox relocated to LA to record with Grammy-winning producer John Shanks. In 2016, they released their debut full-length album, Portrait, on Warner Bros.