“This album covers a lot of emotionally heavy stuff like mental health, addiction, existence, and relationships”
Jay Allen Sanford 2 p.m., Nov. 21
Inception: San Diego, 2012
Influences: Kyuss, Black Sabbath, Ween, Primus, Queens of the Stone Age, Fu Manchu, Prince
Based in Rancho Penasquitos and led by frontman Jeff Podeszwik, Amigo is a riff-based rock band with heavy hooks, melodic vocals, and fuzz driven guitars. A self-titled EP was released in 2012.