The Southland (band)

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The Southland
Origin Los Angeles, California, United States
Genres Rock
Roots rock
College rock
Indie rock
Years active 2005–2008
Labels Ruffworld
Members Daniel Chaimson
Ethan M. Phillips
Jed Whedon
Nicholas Gusikoff
Andrew Crosby

The Southland was an American rock band from Los Angeles. They featured Jed Whedon on keyboards and vocals, Ethan Phillips on bass guitar, Andy Crosby on drums, Nick Gusikoff on guitar, and Danny Chaimson on keyboards.

The Southland's debut album, Influence of Geography, was released in June 2005. They toured regularly, and supported artists such as Toots & the Maytals, O.A.R., Gavin DeGraw, Tristan Prettyman, Jem, Virginia Coalition, Steel Pulse, and As Fast As. The song "Shadow" from the album Influence of Geography appeared on NBC-TV's Scrubs in late February 2006.