The Dangerous Summer is an alternative rock band from Ellicott City, Maryland, currently based out of Los Angeles, California. The band consists of AJ Perdomo (vocals), Cody Payne (guitar, backup vocals), Matthew Kennedy (guitar) and Ben Cato (drums). TDS independently released a five song EP 'There Is No Such Thing as Science' in 2007, which drew the attention of Hopeless Records. They re-released the debut EP under a new name, 'If You Could Only Keep Me Alive' with new songs included. The band's debut studio album, 'Reach for the Sun' was released on May 5, 2009.