The Submarines are an idie pop band from Los Angeles.
The two members of the band, John Dragonetti and Blake Hazard, were introduced through a mutual friend. Before that they were solo artists.
You, Me and the Bourgeoisie by the Submarines:
If this song sounds familiar, it is probably because Apple used the instrumental version of it for it's iPhone 3G commercials.
Hazard is the great-granddaughter of American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Their song Brighter Discontent appeared in the season 4 finale of Nip and Tuck.
Another song of their's, Brightest Hour appeared on Grey's Anatomy.
They did a cover version of Little Boxes for the opening credits of Weeds, season two.