Sometimes it’s hard to decide who to vote for. That’s why we’ve asked the seven local bands competing to perform live at The Lineup to answer these five questions. This is what The Hooks had to say…

The Hooks

What’s the one-sentence story behind your band name?

What use is a song without a hook, be it musically, lyrically or


Name a Bay Area band (other than your own) people need to check out


The Ferocious Few.

What’s the strangest place your band has played a show?

On a boat looking up mid-gig to see the light being swallowed by the

Golden Gate Bridge.

If you could be any musician for one performance only (living or dead),

who would it be, where would you perform, and why?

George Harrison, Gangotri in India, the source of the River Ganges, why


Name one song you wished you had written.

Fairytale of New York because Santa Claus would comes around each

Christmas with a nice big present.

VOTE for The Hooks to perform at The Lineup on Nov 10th!

* Voting Ends Thursday, November 3rd.


Time: 7pm – late

Location: 43 Norfolk Street, SF CA (at Folsom)

Cost: FREE w/ RSVP

Tip: Get there early and enjoy small bites and free beer.