Derek Miller of Sleigh Bells talks about past, his creative partnership and the artwork for Treats.

So the story goes: Derek Miller met Alexis Krauss one day when he was serving her and her mother at a restaurant, and Krauss's mom pushed her into working on music with Miller. Until a few years ago, Miller had been living in southern Florida where he was a member of notable metalcore outfit, Poison the Well. When Miller moved to New York, he couldn't find anyone to work with on his ideas for some new music until that faithful day when he met Krauss.

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Tom Murphy is a writer, visual artist and musician from Aurora, Colorado. He was a prolific music writer for Westword and a documenter of the Denver music scene.