The Veer Union is an alternative rock/post-grunge band from Vancouver, Canada. The band was formed in 2004 by Crispin Earl and Eric Schraeder. After touring with bands like Hinder, Theory of a Deadman, Seether and Black Stone Cherry, the band signed a record deal with Universal Motown Records.
The band released their debut album, Against the Grain, on April 21, 2009. Against the Grain has reached number 32 on Billboard's Top Heatseekers, and its first single, Seasons, has reached number 10 on Billboard's Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, number 16 on the Rock Songs chart and number 30 on the Alternative Songs chart. "Seasons" was also the official theme song for WWE Backlash 2009, Pittsburgh Penguins, and has been used extensively on MLB Network's coverage for the race to the postseason in 2009.