Bart Mendoza 9 p.m., Dec. 17
Sound description: Tighter than Carmen Electra in plastic wrap, with enough energy to fuel an army.
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Inception: Escondido, 2008
Influences: Strung Out, A Wilhelm Scream, NOFX
Good-time Escondido band the Getdown says they’re inspired by the counterculture and influenced by bands like Strung Out, A Wilhelm Scream, and NOFX.
From whiskey singalongs to good old-fashioned punk rock, the foursome says, “We write songs that highlight our youth, politics, our ever-changing lives, and everything in between.”