Jealous Creatures (Houston, TX)
Jealous Creatures was formed in 2010 and consists of Sarah Hirsch, Josh Barry, Ian Hlavacek, and Meghan Anderson. Known for their Western Haze sound, the band bridges the gap between 80s indie rock and 90s bluesy, murky punk. Nominated for the Houston Press Music Awards Best Traditional Rock in 2013 and Best Modern Rock in 2014, the band made a splash with its previous releases: BAZOOKA, which was released in 2013; Little Heaven Big Sky, 2011; and their self-titled EP, released in 2011 as well. Their newest LP, The Night Goes on for Days, released in July 2015, finds the band pushing new directions, all the while remaining true to the Jealous Creatures sound.
Super Robot Party (Houston, TX)
Super Robot Party was founded by Richard Crandall, writing songs with James Gomez. In August of 2011, the band grew with the enlisting of Matt Crow on guitar/vocals and Joe Scott on drums. Within a couple of months, the band finished writing songs and began rehearsal and fine tuning for live performances.In September of 2012, Super Robot Party released their debut album, Electrocity. The band meshes glitch electronics with spaced out guitar and vocals. Super Robot Party conjures the likeness of sonic noise to form their own brand of spaced out noisy indie rock.
Such Marvelous Monsters (Houston, TX)
Such Marvelous Monsters is an indie rock band chalked full of synthy-pop-dream-wave goodness with a dash of delicious shoe– gazing to make the perfect blend of music . Each member is influenced by similiar yet very different artists, bringing together a sound that is just the right mix of spices to make your ear-mouths water.