In The Pit is a series of shows that brings artists off the stage and up close and personal with the listener.
Austin four-piece Why Bonnie have a sound that’s endlessly familiar, yet one that still escapes description in fuzzy, effortless bliss. Originally the bedroom project of Blair Howerton, the band has spent the last few years channeling the shimmering dream pop of acts like Alvvays, Charly Bliss, and Beach House into something blown-out and overflowing with wide-eyed, summertime nostalgia.
One small step for Discus, one giant leap for humankind. All bad jokes aside, “One Step” is the debut single from Chicago jangle pop band Discus, a new band from Jake Stolz (Varsity, Pool Holograph), another drummer stepping out to do some songwriting. Turns out a good drummer really can do it all. Joined by Paul Stolz (Varsity, Pool Holograph), Dylan Weschler (Varsity), and Arthur Velez (Clearance), the band are getting ready to release their debut EP this summer via Middle Distance Records, and “One Step” is certain to leave you salivating for more.
GOSH! is a minimal psych pop duo known for their uniquely minimal and sensitive psych rock which, at times, traverses into almost ambient territory.