Though a pioneering artist, Amede Ardoin is also a historical phantom. Few copies of his classic recordings remain, and this image is the only known photograph of him.
Courtesy of Christopher King
For the most part, tUnE-yArDs has always been singer and multi-instrumentalist Merrill Garbus, but the band's latest album welcomes bassist Nate Brenner (left) to the lineup.
Anna M. Campbell/Couresty of the artist