Ocean Beach pop singer, author, coach, and mother of four performs at Stronghold martial arts school
Jay Allen Sanford 11 a.m., June 20
RIYL: Gloomsday, Forever is Forgotten, Zsa Zsa Gabor
Influences: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Pixies
Deep Sea Thunder Beast is fronted by Justin Cota, a multi-instrumentalist who played guitar and provided backing vocals for the grind-core band Forever is Forgotten before anchoring Gloomsday, Bosswitch, and more.
In 2016, Cota co-founded Dream Burgler with Lia Dearborn (Uniform Victor, Mittens) and Josh Rudiger (the Cardielles).