Hana Elion (The blonde girl) was born in the nation's capitol London, England. However while remaining in the United Kingdom, she was raised in New York, England as well as spending time in Egypt. JJ Mitchell (The brunette girl) was born in New York City, New York. However while remaining in the United States, she was raised in the nation's capitol Washington D.C., while spending time in Jamaica, Uganda, and Belize. It was at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut that Hana Elion and JJ Mitchell joined forces to form a rock band duet called the Overcoats. Their debut EP was released in 2015 while their first full length debut album was released in 2017. And with the release of their debut album, the Overcoats are ready to promote their album to legions of enthusiastic fans. The Overcoats continue to record music and tour to support their music at this exact moment of time.