Formed in late 2000, Elements Crashing is an alternative-metal band fronted by Elmore, Ohio musician Jason Tingley. Tingley has written, recorded, performed, produced, and released two solo records under the name 'Elements Crashing' to date. (A self titled record released in 2002, and a follow up record '3 Layers...' in 2009). Elements Crashing music has received national mainstream, and college radio airplay in the United States. Noted for energetic, and intense live performances - the band has featured various live lineups over the years, and have opened shows for national metal acts such as Motograter.