Imagining a sonic world that diverged from our own in 1991, Doctor Striker shreds and roars over heavy beats, guitar riffs, bass lines, and synth hooks. They bring the classical and punk worlds together with training and discipline to electronic pop to create a political, personal and incisively optimistic brand of music.
Co-writers and original founding members Michael Carney and Adam Dragland began a musical venture over a decade ago in Saratoga Springs, New York. After relocating to the Bay Area in 2006, they met their drummer, John Hollis, and their bassist, Jesse Ray Smith.
Ever since his first piano lesson when he was a boy of 6, San Francisco Bay Area singer-songwriter Brendan Getzell has lived and breathed music. To get the full Brendan experience though, you have to see him perform his songs live where his sense of humor, charisma and storytelling lend even deeper elements to the listening experience.