Andrew Hamlin 11:30 a.m., July 19
Sights & Sages
RIYL: Neveready, Pumphouse, Trunks, Love Glow
Inception: San Diego, 2016
Influences: Syd Barrett, Radiohead, the National, Bon Iver, Arcade Fire, Alt-J
Formed in 2016, three-piece alt-experimental rockers Sights & Sages features one-time La Jolla High School water polo team member Christian Clark (Neveready, Pumphouse), Jay Sanchioli (Trunks, Neveready), and Chaz Lamden. Clark also played sax in La Jolla High’s jazz band and attended UC Berkeley.
Sights & Sages released Doubleplus in summer 2017, preceded by singles for "Give" and "Aghori," shortly after Clark's band Pumphouse released their Too Broke for Fun EP.
Love Glow was founded in 2016 by Christian Clark (Pumphouse, Neveready, Sights & Sages), Jay Sanchioli (Trunks, Neveready, Sights and Sages), and Declan Halloran (Trunks, Neveready, Pumphouse, Hand of Gavrilo), alongside frontwoman Caroline Corn. Their debut EP Honey was released in 2017.