The five members of the group call themselves "the gayest boy band in the world". They met at a show choir camp where they came out to each other and pledged to form a band when they all turned 21.
The Other Direction's audition in Episode 1604 consisted of singing an original song called "Girl, Ur The Best". All 4 judges voted "Yes", sending them to the next round.
The Other Direction's card was seen at deliberations but the judges did not select them to advance to the quarterfinals, eliminating them from the competition.