Trainwreck were an American rock band, formed in Los Angeles in 2002. The group featured JR Reed on lead vocals, Kyle Gass on acoustic guitar, John Konesky on electric guitar and John Spiker on bass. The band's line-up originally featured Kevin Weisman on drums and Chris D'Arienzo on the keyboards up until 2005. Nate Rothacker became the second drummer for Trainwreck in 2005. The band released one studio album, one live album, two EPs and one single before splitting up in 2010.
They were signed by Sony BMG in 2006, and Epic Records released Trainwreck's second EP in late 2006. Epic would go on to re-release the band's live album, with additions in 2008 and 2011. They would also be managed by Silva Artist Management for a large portion of their career, the management agency also looked after names such as Foo Fighters and Tenacious D.