The American pop punk band, SR-71, emerged out of Maryland in 1997. They have released three albums, the first of which was certified gold. In 2002, they produced a cover of the song "Let It Whip," originally done by the Dazz Band, for the soundtrack of the movie "The New Guy."
After going on hiatus in 2007 the band came back together in 2009 and has since toured the U.S. Throughout their career they have toured and played with known bands such as Bowling for Soup.