Members of Obscurley
Clint Warren is an actor, writer, and award-winning music Producer known for his supporting roles as a child-actor in several South African TV series during the 1990s. Clint was born in Johannesburg, South Africa on April 7, 1984, where he began his career as a child actor and model appearing in several South African TV series in the 1980s and 1990s including Pumpkin Patch (1988), Zet (1990s) and Zap Mag (1990s). His family immigrated to Florida, USA in 1995 followed by his cousins Dean Israelite and Jason Xenopoulos. After 9/11, he enlisted in the Marines, serving for more than three years before being medically discharged after he sustained several injuries in service. His interest in acting reemerged while attending VA discharge classes with actor Adam Driver at the Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton in 2004 who had also been injured.
While being stationed in Yuma, AZ Warren studied Theater at Northern Arizona University (NAU) in Flagstaff, AZ and joined The Antaeus Company in Los Angeles where he was cast in several local theater productions. In 2004 Warren graduated from NAU with a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts. In 2007, Warren returned to Florida to pursue a career in modeling and signed to The Green Agency while studying law at Florida International University (FIU) and the University of Miami (UM).
After graduating from law school, Warren joined the US Peace Corps where he was posted in Albania from 2014 – 2016. Following his return to the States, Warren signed to Nine9 and became a model for Salty Dog Paddle appearing on amazon and several print publications. In 2019 Warren starred in Radio and 104.3 The Shark’s Internet television show – Career Day with Spanish and appeared in a nationally broadcast TV commercial for West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority.
Warren’s vocal influences are David Bowie, Louis Armstrong, Chris Isaak, Aaron Barrett, Syd Barrett, Dicky Barrett, Fred Durst, Adam Yauch, and Everlast.
Born and raised in Akron, Ohio, Samurai began her acting and musical career with a Florida based charity called Salty Dog Paddle. Samurai previously modeled for the organization’s clothing and apparel line and was featured on amazon and several print publications. In 2018 Samurai appeared as a guest on Good Morning America as a representative for the organization and appeared on several news outlets in connection with a news story about a dog the organization rescued from a tragic situation, which became the charity’s mascot.
The following year, in 2019 Samurai played a stand-up paddler on Radio.com and 104.3 The Shark’s Internet television show – Career Day with Spanish and appeared in a nationally broadcast TV commercial for West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority.
Samurai’s vocal influences are Nancy Sinatra, Lana Del Rey, Karen O, Natalie Bergman, Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor, and Florence Welch.
The only Pacific Northwest native in the Group, Tyler grew up in Washington State on Grunge music like Nirvana and Sound Garden and thinks that band bio’s are lame. He’s one of the best guitarists we’ve ever seen.
Master timekeeper, Andy LaFlamme was born in 1987 and spent his formative years in Whitefield Maine. Beginning with classical drum and percussion instruction at the age of 7, and later studying music at the Erskine Academy in Maine under the coaching of John Foss, who previously played trumpet with The Beach Boys, music and percussion has been a lifelong passion for LaFlamme. He studied jazz drumming for several years in Augusta Maine and after moving to Oregon in the late 2000’s he has played with a number of bands including The Schumman Frequencies, Kalico, and Ace Chemicals. Following the lifting of covid restrictions in Oregon, Andy was recruited to take the throne as the group’s permanent drummer in late 2021.