Past Stories

Thoramay

MEMBERS:  May Sullivan (lead singer); Tony Touchette (lead guitarist); Steve Daniels (rhythm guitarist); Chuck Loyer (bass guitar); Randy (drummer). CITIES OF ORIGIN: San Bernardino, Fontana, Rialto. KINDRED SPIRITS: Flyleaf...


Voodoo Fox

MEMBERS:  Sean York (vocals); Scott York (guitar, bass, drums, keys). CITY OF ORIGIN: Riverside. KINDRED SPIRITS: The Beatles (of course), Cream, The Black Keys, Otis Redding, Eric Clapton, Stevie Wonder and Incubus. WEBSITE...


A Shipwreck A Castaway

MEMBERS:  Jacob Stilwell (vocals); Robby Stilwell (drums, percussion); Nick Mac (guitar, vocals); Matt Hale (synth); Brad Castro (bass); Nate Vizcarra (guitar). CITY OF ORIGIN: Riverside. RECENT RELEASE:  The Home Life, Ancho...



The McKintree Boys

MEMBERS:  Mark Ashley (upright and downright bass, vox); David Dickey (fiddle, mandolin, vox); Scott Ellis (drums, bodhran, percussion.); Adam McIntyre (acoustic guitar, electric guitar, lead vox). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Riverside,...


The Fingers

Photo by Marc Piron MEMBERS:  Chris Pepino (keyboard, vocals); Matt McKnight (bass, vocals);  Jeff Shannon (drums, vocals); Oscar Heller (guitar, vocals); Ray Zeigler (guitar, vocals). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Redlands, Yucaipa, Cu...


MULA

MEMBERS:  Allen Aguilar (vocals, guiro); M. Rudie Marie (guitar, backing vocals); Oskar Rivas (bass guitar); Juan Gomez-Gomez (drums); Nick Shades (tenor sax, backing vocals); David Sanchez (Bb Trumpet; backing vocals); Mario ...



Hot Chix

MEMBERS: Rene Contreras (vocals, maraca, cowbell, shock-value); Joey Gonzalez (guitar, vocals, only non-straight edge member); Adrien Parker (drums, vocals, perverted-humor); Pedro Garcia (bass, vocals, perverted-humor).  ...


The Burningbed

MEMBERS:  Pablo Luna (singer, songwriter, guitar, keys, synths); Efren Vizcaino (vocals, bass); Jessie Melendrez (drums, percussion). CITY OF ORIGIN: Riverside, Upland and Corona. RECENT RELEASE:  Adventos, Self Released (201...


Maddox

MEMBERS:  Derek Helton (guitar, vocals); Walter Roman (bass). CITY OF ORIGIN: Upland. RECENT RELEASE:  Maddox EP (2012). KINDRED SPIRITS: Led Zeppelin, Alice in Chains, Pink Floyd, Nirvana, Rush, Stone Temple Pilots, Black ...



Cogito

MEMBERS:  Evan Snyder (vocals); Brandon Villalovos (guitar); Bryce Darrow (guitar); Destin Rogers (drums). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Claremont. RECENT RELEASE:  Man O War (2011). KINDRED SPIRITS: The Doors, The Growlers, Radiohead, C...


My Double, My Brother

MEMBERS:  Joel Hasemeyer (vocals, guitar), Andy Leong (guitar, glockenspiel, percussion, vocals), Evan Eliason (bass, vocals), Beau Knechte (keyboard, French horn, glockenspiel, vocals), Matt Bushyeager (drums, percussion and ...


Campaigning For Zeros

MEMBERS: Eric Taylor (vocals, guitar); Brad Ouellette (drums); Kevin Wiseman (bass).   CITIES OF ORIGIN: Coachella Valley, Cathedral City, Palm Springs. RECENT RELEASE: Premonitions, self-released (2011). KINDRED SPIRITS: ...



Casey Jones and The Railsplitters

MEMBERS:  Wayde Jones (guitars, vocals); Jeff “JJ” Olds (bass, vocals); Tony Snow (drums, vocals); Casey Jones (songs, vocals, guitars). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Moreno Valley, Pomona, Chino. RECENT RELEASE:  Off the Rails (2012...


Freddie Nunez

CITY OF ORIGIN:  Moreno Valley. RECENT RELEASE: Runaway (2011). KINDRED SPIRITS:  Agent Ribbons, Chet Baker, John Osborne’s The Entertainer, and The Elephant Man (film). WEBSITE: www.sharkbernard.bandcamp.com.   In the...


Loot-N-Rok

MEMBERS:  Bryce (vocals); Bobby (guitar); J Money (guitar); Alien (drums); Jeremy (bass). CITY OF ORIGIN: Hesperia. KINDRED SPIRITS: Grandpa, Refused, Korn, Pantera, Dog Fashion, Disco and Tool. WEBSITES: www.reverbnation.com/...



Summer Twins

MEMBERS:  Chelsea Brown (guitar, vocals); Justine Brown (drums, vocals); Marcio Rivera (guitar); Danny Delgado (bass). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Riverside, Redlands. RECENT RELEASE:  Summer Twins, Burger Records (2012). KINDRED SPIRI...


The Lillies

MEMBERS:  Roberto Pereda (singer, guitarist); Matthew Humphrey (guitarist); Raul Magana III (bassist); Mark Simpson (drummer). CITIES OF ORIGIN: High Desert (Phelan, Hesperia). UPCOMING RELEASE:  Moonlight Song (January 2012)...


Alf Alpha

MEMBERS:  Rafael Lopez (Also known as Alf Alpha, Pleyboy and Cholo Bueno). Instruments include two Technic turnables, a mixer and a sampling drum machine. CITIES OF ORIGIN: Palm Desert. RECENT RELEASE:  He Pley So Good LP (20...



Dragon Shepherd

MEMBERS Spencer Sherman (lead vocals, talk box); Jimmy Warner (bass); Kevin Parra (lead guitar); Mike Valadez (guitar/sampling); Chris Perez (drums). CITIES OF ORIGINS Corona. UPCOMING RELEASE Dragon Shepherd EP (2012). KINDRED...


The Brock Party

MEMBERS: Billy Brock (bass); Andrew Brock (keys, synth); Justin Poole (male lead vox, acoustic guitar); Griffin Boostrom (lead guitar); Chantelle (female lead vox); Andi Guevara (saxophone); Walter Jackson (drums). CITIES OF OR...


Ruptures

MEMBERS Raz (vocals, guitar); Dave (guitar, bass, vocals); Jorge (drums). CITIES OF ORIGIN Ontario, Rancho Cucamonga, La Puente. RECENT RELEASE Deadbloom EP (2011). KINDRED SPIRITS They as in Them, Moss Youth, Slave, La Bella, ...



HighRise

MEMBERS:  Dave Franzoni (vocals); Jaime Gomez (drums, backing vocals); Larry Floyd (guitar, backing vocals); John Sleeger (bass guitar, backing vocals). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Chino Hills, Rancho Cucamonga, Claremont. RECENT RELEAS...


Arc Type Set

MEMBERS:  Max Tousseau (vocals, guitar); Erik Sawrey (guitar); Mikey Tucker (drums); Anthony Jaeger (bass). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Temecula. RECENT RELEASE:  Child EP (2011). KINDRED SPIRITS: Radiohead, Mew, St. Vincent, Fleet Fox...


Floodlight City

MEMBERS:  Brian Cowan (bass); Eric Espinoza (drums); Austin Ott (guitar, vocals). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Alta Loma. UPCOMING RELEASE:  “We’ve been releasing small untitled EPs throughout our existence starting in summer 2010....



Throw the Goat

MEMBERS:  Michael “Barba Rojo” Schnalzer (lead vocals, bass); Brian “Puke” Parnell (lead guitar, backing vocals); Johnny “Trash” Wilson (rhythm guitar, backing vocals); Tim “Beats McGee” Olivier (drums). CITIES...


Beulah and the Beat

MEMBERS:  Mikey (guitar, vocal, harmonica); Beulah Mae (bass); Danny Jones (drums); Matt Karaffa (trumpet, egg shaker, vibra-slap); Nate Hull (saxophone, tambourine, guiro). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Lake Elsinore, Rancho Cucamonga, F...


Dose of Adolescence

MEMBERS:  Timmy Brown (guitar, vocals); Jimmy Brown (vocals); Roger Esparza (bass, vocals); Tyler Armenta (drums); Colin Andersen (lead guitar). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Rancho Cucamonga and Ontario. UPCOMING RELEASE:  “Stand by M...



Grieve for Tomorrow

MEMBERS: Trevor Laake “T-Rev” (vocals); Greg Steward “Greg Grieves” (guitar, vocals); Daniel Steward “Danny T” (bass, vocals); Alex Llanos “Alex Agony” (guitar, vocals). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Moreno Valley, Rancho C...