Formed in 2009, they were discovered at a battle of the bands in Stratford, Ontario in early 2010, and were soon signed to Warner Music Canada.
The core of the group are twin sisters Mercedes Arn-Horn and Phoenix Arn-Horn. Both are classically trained in voice, piano, guitar, and cello. Bassist Brandon Lockwood was recruited after original bassist David Blake-Dickson decided to depart from the band, for personal reasons.
They took their band name from a quote in the H.G. Wells movie Things to Come.
They have released three EPs: For Now, For Now (acoustic sessions), and Becoming.
They were named one of the Top 100 Bands You Need to Know in 2012 by Alternative Press Magazine  An extended version of their For Now EP was released July 18, 2012 on Grizz Rhythms/Spinning.
To promote their 3rd EP "Becoming", the band produced a 6 part spoof Reality TV show, "The (Un)Real Lives of Courage My Love", which was released on the band's YouTube Channel.
In August 2013 they were featured on the cover of Canadian Musician magazine. The feature article focused on the band's approach to finding success in the new music industry by utilizing social media to interact with fans all over the world.
They were nominated for 'Best breakthrough group of the year' in the 2014 Juno Awards