Fender + FLOOD Magazine Present:

Vote Arts And Minds Sessions

For the month of March, Fender and Flood Magazine teamed up to make a month-long digital concert series which featured over 30 unique artists in support of #VoteArtsAndMinds.

The Marias - "Little by Little"

LA’s alt-pop darlings The Marias perform the bilingual standout track from their recent debut album, “Cinema,” to help increase awareness for the ballot measure for arts and music education in California.

Ink - "Saving Grace"

Originally from Frankfurt, Germany, R&B artist INK crafted her sound in Atlanta. The self-proclaimed “Hood Celine Dion” performs on this episode of “Vote Arts and Mind Sessions” to help increase awareness for the ballot measure for arts and music education in California.

Ade - "Die"

Eclectic NYC-based singer/songwriter/producer Ade performs “Die” from his debut album, “Midnight Pizza,” to help increase awareness for Vote Arts and Minds’ ballot measure for arts and music education in California.

Shari Silver - "Last Time" + "SRY"

Pop rock singer Shari Silver’s passion for music started when she was gifted a guitar at the age of nine, and she hasn’t looked back since. She describes her sound as “trapped out rock songs that pop your eardrums.” Here she performs “Last Time” and “SRY” to help increase awareness for Vote Arts and Minds’ ballot measure for arts and music education in California.

Chel - "Amen"

Springfield, Illinois artist Chel is all about body positivity and uplifting women. Watch her perform “Amen” for this episode of “Vote Arts and Minds.”

Inner Wave - Fever

Best friends and bandmates, Inner Wave has been rising to the top of LA’s indie scene since their 2014 release of “American Spirits.” Here, the band performs their track, “Fever” for this episode of “Vote Arts and Minds.”
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Local Natives-Vote Arts and Minds Session

Taylor Rice and Ryan Hahn from LA”s indie rock heroes Local Natives reflect on the importance of music education in their upbringing, and perform a new song for the first time in this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

99 Neighbors — “Five Years From Now” + “NMGR”

The 7 piece collective of independent artists hailing from Burlington, Vermont, 99 Neighbors, performs “Five Years From Now” and “NMGR” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”
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Rob Raco - “Yellow” by Coldplay

The Canadian musician and actor, Rob Raco, performs “Yellow” by Coldplay and plays every instrument himself for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Wallice — “23” + “Little League”

The Los Angeles indie pop sensation, Wallice, performs “23” and “Little League” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Joyce Manor — “Catalina Fight Song” + “Big Lie”

The California rock band signed to Epitaph Records, Joyce Manor, perform “Catalina Fight Song” and “Big Lie” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

KALI — “Again" + "Insomnia"

KALI’s songs are boundless, magical, and honest. Here, KALI performs their tracks “Again” and “Insomnia” for this episode of “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Scott Ian- "Roots Bloody Roots" and other selections

The Anthrax founder and legendary guitar player, Scott Ian, joins his son in performing various songs from Sepultura, Korn, and System of a Down, and shares his enthusiasm for music education for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

John 5 — “Zoinks”, “Que Pasa” and Other Selections

John 5, one of the most successful guitar players of the last two decades, has worked with artists such as David Lee Roth and Rob Zombie, performs “666 Pickers in Hell”, “Que Pasa”, “Zoinks”, and “Hell Haw” and explains what music means to him for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

La Santa Cecilia — “Amar Y Vivir”, “Quiero Verte Feliz” + “Nunca Mas”

The Latin fusion band, La Santa Cecilia, perform their tracks “Amar Y Vivir”, “Quiero Verte Feliz”, and “Nunca Mas” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

No Vacation — "Yam Yam"

Hailing from San Francisco and based in Brooklyn, the dream-pop band No Vacation performs “Yam Yam” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Black Rock Candy— “The Flame”

The SoCal Rock band Black Rock Candy perform “The Flame” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Motherlover — “Swivel”

The Riverdale stars KJ Apa and Hart Denton make up the band “Motherlover” and perform their track “Swivel” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

BabyJake — “Hey Good Looking” and “Oh My Dear Hannah”

The Florida-born and Nashville-based singer, songwriter, and producer performs two tracks—along with offering some insight on his upbringing—to help increase awareness for the importance of music and arts education.
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Matt Bennett — "Green Shirt" By Elvis Costello

Matt Bennett is an actor and musician living in Los Angeles who claims, “learning how to play guitar saved my life in high school.” Tune into Matt’s cover of “Green Shirt” by Elvis Costello for the 11th episode of “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Caitlin Cobb-Vialet — "You Don't Try"

The Oakland native and NYU Tisch grad, Caitlin Cobb Vialet shares with us her new single “You Don’t Try” for the 10th episode of “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Gloomy June — "Party is a Warzone"+ "Save Anyone"

Formerly known as The Y Axes, self-described “Nightmare Pop” group Gloomy June perform their tracks “Party is a Warzone” and “Save Anyone” for this episode of “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Life Size Models — "Polar Nights"

The 5 piece Bay Area indie-rock group, Life Size Models, performs “Polar Nights” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Geographer — "Keep Running"

Geographer lets us into his home studio in Los Angeles to perform “Keep Running” and speaks to the confidence music education gave him in the fourth episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Panic Is Perfect — "Easier Someday"

The genre-bending project of Mike Hoffman, Panic is Perfect, performs “Easier Someday” for this episode of “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Weekend Youth — "Tired"

The new alt-pop rock band hailing from Napa, California, Weekend Youth, performs their track “Tired” for this episode of “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Ashley Mehta — "Feels Like That"

Bay Area artist Ashley Mehta performs “Feels Like That” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Claud — "Soft Spot" + "Tommy"

Saddest Factory Records singer/songwriter Claud performs their tracks “Soft Spot” and “Tommy” for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

The Trims — "The Ride"

San Jose rock band The Trims performs “The Ride” and talks about how arts education changed their life for this episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions.”

Palaye Royale — "Hang on to Yourself" + "Get Higher"

In the first episode of the “Vote Arts and Minds Session,” Las Vegas rockers Palaye Royale perform “Hang On To Yourself” from their 2020 album ‘Paranoid,’ as well as the ‘Boom Boom Room’ bonus track, “Get Higher.”

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