The Evpatoria Report was born in Switzerland in January 2002. The band consists of two guitars, a bass, drums, a violin, and a keyboard. The band plays instrumental rock combining serenity, power, and intensity. Its first release was a two-track EP in 2003, followed by two albums: Golevka in 2005 (reissued in 2008) and Maar in 2008. Notable live performances have included performing with Mono (2004), Calexico (2004) and Red Sparowes (2006). According to their Myspace, "The Evpatoria Report is sleeping for a while," implying a hiatus for an undetermined period of time.