Elastica was a British Indie Rock/New Wave/Post-Punk band that formed in October 1992 and disbanded in 2001. The original lineup consisted of Justine Frischmann, Donna Matthews, Justin Welch, and Annie Holland from 1992 to 1995. They were known for their energetic performances and catchy guitar-driven sound.
In 1996, Elastica underwent a lineup change with the addition of Sheila Chipperfield and Dave Bush. This second lineup continued to create music that resonated with fans and critics alike.
The final lineup of Elastica, which lasted from 1998 to 2001, included Justine Frischmann, Justin Welch, Annie Holland, Dave Bush, Mew, and Paul Jones. During this time period, they released their highly acclaimed album "The Menace" which showcased their evolution as musicians.