VK is an ever changing musical force combining many influences. Always creating original and heartfelt music that defies and bends genres. VK is influenced by 70's/80's new wave and postpunk, postrock, shoegaze, metal, dance, progressive, new age, cabaret, psychedelic, goth and noise music. Thematically vanishing kids comes from the idea of fleeting youth and painting your own picture. Vanishing Kids formed in the summer of 2000 when Nikki Drohomyreky and Jason Hartman discovered an excitement for one another's artistic ideas.