Bearings was from Philadelphia, PA. They were a powerful four piece post-hardcore/screamo band in the vein of bands like Small Brown Bike, Hot Water Music, Texas Is The Reason with an ambient element that played to the style of Explosions In The Sky. They released a S/T 7" EP on Runner Up Records and a split 7" with Pswingset on Missing Words Records. In August 2010 they released their a debut LP on Runner Up Records called "Exist.Expire." The band recorded two songs for a split 12" with the UK band Directions in summer 2011 but the record was never released.