Garrett Harris 11 a.m., Jan. 17
RIYL: Neveready, Albert King, John Scofield, Hand of Gavrilo, Trunks, Sights & Sages, Love Glow
Inception: La Jolla, 2015
Influences: Iggy and the Stooges, the Clash, Rocket from the Crypt
Founded in 2015 and based in La Jolla, Pumphouse features three Neveready members: Declan Halloran (Hand of Gavrilo, Trunks), Patrick Hallahan, and Christian Clark, alongside Ida Naughton. Halloran is the son of longtime local radio DJ Michael Halloran. Clark played sax in La Jolla High’s jazz band and attended UC Berkeley. Hallahan attended Cal Poly.
Their Too Broke for Fun EP was released in May 2017.
Around the same time, Clark and his Neveready bandmate Jay Sanchioli (Trunks) were playing together in a three-piece alt-experimental rocker group called Sights & Sages, with drummer Chaz Lamden.
Another spinoff band, Love Glow, was founded by Christian Clark with Neveready bandmates Jay Sanchioli (Trunks, Sights and Sages) and Declan Halloran (Trunks, Hand of Gavrilo), alongside frontwoman Caroline Corn. Their debut EP Honey was released in 2017.
- Too Broke for Fun EP