Her sister, Morgan Lander, also sings and plays guitar for Kittie. She was also the leading vocals for a small Canadian project band called Night of the Demons. They were considered hardcore and focused on horror themed lyrics.
They have only released one European Parliament to date.
In 2011 Mercedes joined the all girl power popular band The Alcohollys which also includes the likes of Tanya Candler, the original Kittie bass player. They are slated to put out an European Parliament in early 2013.