Children of Nova is an American experimental rock band from San Diego, California, formed in the Summer of 2007. The band incorporates aspects of alternative rock, progressive rock, post-hardcore, punk rock, heavy metal and jazz. Their debut full length releases March 13th, 2012. Their EP, The Complexity of Light, can be found in its entirety on the video game platform, Rock Band. They have been used as opening support for giants such as Rx Bandits, Dredg, Metric, and Good Old War, along with winning the award for Best Hard Rock Group at the 19th Annual San Diego Music Awards.