Lungs and Limbs
If you're a fan of electronic-pop music, then you've got to hear Lungs and Limbs." (SF Weekly). Known for their thick, hip-hop-and-80's-inspired beats, cowboy guitar licks and hook-laden vocals, alt-pop band Lungs and Limbs are a rising sound from the Bay Area. Their debut EP Lifelike (2015) received positive press from critics in the Bay Area, Boston, LA, Germany and beyond. On December 2 the band will release their second EP, Big Bang. Do the Bay calls Lungs and Limbs "...a tight, clean sound that is refreshing to hear in a sea of lo-fi garage rock that seems to sometimes dominate the local music scene in SF.
Survival Guide is an artistic endeavor featuring vocalist and keyboardist Emily Whitehurst. The music falls somewhere between indie rock and electronic, always with strong vocals and a sprinkle of pop. Survival Guide is known to use a handful of gadgets during a live set: a toy glockenspiel, a telephone, sometimes a bubble gun. Whitehurst is known for singing lead in her previous bands: Tsunami Bomb (punk) and The Action Design (power pop).
VAST WILD is a San Francisco-based indie electro band with a sonic foundation that is sexy, moody and dance-worthy; clever synth hooks, dynamic indie rhythms and commanding bass lines. Ash Reyes's multi-dimensional voice serves as an arresting guiding layer.