Sound description: The band emulates a throwback to downtuned, hard-hitting, harmony-driven early 1990s rock.
RIYL: Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains, Nirvana, Neil Young, Radiohead, Soundgarden, the Stone Temple Pilots, Bob Dylan, Dave Mathews, the Doors, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, the Beatles, the White Stripes
Inception: Oceanside, 2006
Influences: Alice In Chains, Pearl Jam, Nirvana, Soundgarden, Radiohead, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Foo Fighters, Stone Temple Pilots
Shrewd Lucy plays down tuned, hard hitting, harmony driven, American rock. The band includes singer-songwriter Collyn Gabriel (aka Collyn Pankratz), along with Jason Kowalskie (bass, backing vocals), Sam Hunt (lead guitar), and Richard Mestaz (drums and percussion). With several self-released albums, they also scored second place in a Rock Star San Diego Battle of the Bands.