Street Joy headlines a night of indie pop at The Milk Bar

Indie pop will dominate the Milk Bar tomorrow night, with a headlining set by Street Joy out of Los Angeles. "Moon", a new track from Street Joy that will appear on their debut LP to be released this summer, just premiered on Billboard. Joining Street Joy will be a handful of locals, starting with Summer Peaks, whose recent album I wrote about earlier this year. After additional listens of their most recent album, Saturday, I feel like I didn't gush enough about these kids. The album isn't quite as polished as it could be, but the foundation is there for [...]

Get to Know: Summer Peaks

Let's be honest, most bands formed by high school friends are pretty bad. And although Summer Peaks of Brentwood (the NorCal one) was formed at their high school, they have released some damn fine indie pop on their debut LP Saturdays. Each member of Summer Peaks writes songs on their own before bringing them to the band, where they typically sing lead for the songs they write. The result is more diversity than you often hear from young indie pop bands. Tracks such with the dark guitar riff and cool harmonies of "Still House" somehow flow nicely into the synth-pop [...]

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