Vanessa Woods: Bass guitar, Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric), Keyboards, Vocals

Genre: Rock

RIYL: Phantogram, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Cults, Metric, the Strokes, Muse, Nirvana, M83, Neon Indian, Cuckoo Chaos, GROUPLOVE, Lykke Li, Death Cab For Cutie, Albert Hammond Jr, Silversun Pickups, Albert Hammond Jr., Kurt Cobain, Jimi Hendrix, Matthew Bellamy, Sky Ferreira

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Inception: San Diego, 2012

Ex-Band Members: Jesse McKay, Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric) JD Proulx, Drums, Percussion Murrie Barnett, Bass guitar Gabrielle Vergara, Drums Naomi Woods, Keyboards

Influences: Muse, Nirvana, the Strokes, Kings Of Leon, Amy Winehouse, the XX, Neon Indian,


Based in North Park, Vanessa Woods (vocals, rhythm guitar) began playing with Jesse McKay in late 2012, and was soon joined by drummer JD Proulx and bassist and guitarist Murrie Barnett. Influenced by indie rock, electronic, dance, shoegaze, dream pop, and R&B, the band has also included Gabrielle Vergara (drums) and Naomi Woods (keyboards).

They recorded Escapism in 2013. By 2019, the sole core member was Vanessa Woods.


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