Bart Mendoza 9 p.m., Dec. 17
Sound description: The sound of LSD on crack.
RIYL: Astra, Radio Moscow, Ilya, High Mountain Temple, PFM, Giorgio Moroder, Tangerine Dream, Black Devil Disco Club, Kitaro, Lime, Orion, Yellow Magic Orchestra, Tonto's Expanding Head Band, Magma, Passport, Synergy, Larry Fast, Blue Cheer, Baka Forest People, Gamelan, Captain Beyond, the Bubble Puppy, Yes, King Crimson, Mulatu Astatke, Ash Ra Temple, Can
Upcoming Local Shows
- "Wizards, Horses, and Weisses" · Jan. 3, 2014
Influences: Hawkwind, Pink Floyd, Amon Duul, Nektar, Guru Guru, Comus, Gong, Can, Caravan, Camel, Bangor Flying Circus, King Crimson, Kraftwerk, Magma, Synergy, Tomita, Kitaro, David Hurley, Paul Hardcastle
Psychedelic jazz prog rockers Psicomagia includes members of space-rock bands like Astra and Radio Moscow. The group features Tyler Daughn (Space Nature), Trevor Mast (Paper Forest, Joy), Brian Ellis (Astra), and drummer Paul Marrone, along with resident lyricists Bernard Nunez and Daniel Guttierez.
Their self-titled 2013 debut features four lengthy tracks of mostly instrumental trip tunes.