The two founding members of Trip Wire are Marty Schneider (The Midway Delta, The Campbell Apartment) and Bill Hunt (Captain Fatass). Through several lineup changes they have stayed together via a shared love of harmony and indie pop song craft honed over a 20-year career in the San Francisco music community. The strength of their material allowed them to replace their rhythm section with standout players Stu Shader on drums and Jeff Shelton on bass. Shader is a veteran drummer who has worked with members of Greg Kihn, Chuck Prophet, Santana & Steve Miller. Well known in the Power Pop community with his bands The Spinning Jennies & The Well Wishers.
Based in the east bay, CA, droneyard plays indie rock that sounds like 1966 and 1991 had a baby that time traveled to the 22nd century. melodic punk/pop with hooks, feedback, and three-part harmonies.
Steakhouse is a five-piece rock group from San Francisco, CA. Their music sounds like a mix of post-punk, electronic and art rock with little bits of country/western thrown in at all the wrong times. They are influenced by Scott Walkers, Neu!, Roxy Music and The Clash.