With their new album Stray Light, Birds & Batteries hold on to their diverse cocktail of folk Americana and M83-quality electronic, but have embraced the not-quite-cheesy-but-almost-there ‘80s pop harmonies.
The Bay Area has a wealth of great bands, but for some reason itâ€™s not widely recognized for the wellspring of music that it really is. However, after Sundayâ€™s All Shook Down Festival in North Beach, it seems it might be time for the Bay to take the torch right back.
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