There are at least five artists which have used the name Girls. 1) an indie rock band from the United States 2. A girl group from Brazil 3. A rock band from Japan 4. A synthpop group from Sweden 5. A punk band from the United States 1) In 2006, Christopher Owens, Liza Thorn, Ryan Lynch (from Dominant Legs) began a music project called Curls, which dissolved itself when Liza decided to focus more on her new band, BRIDEZ. Not to be dissuaded, Owens recruited San Francisco's infamous ladykiller Chet "JR" White to join him and changed the band's name to Girls.