We formed in the fall of 2014 around the talents of singer/songwriter/guitarist Melanie Steinway and vocalist/guitarist Matt Rossi, and recently added bass/synth player Daniel DiMarchi and percussionist Andrew Bair. The name comes from the scientific name for barn owls.

“There is a certain moment in a band’s trajectory when you can actually observe the music evolving. Denver four-piece Tyto Alba is experiencing just such a moment: a young band spreading its wings in sound and spirit before an audience’s eyes.”

-Tom Murphy, Westword