Meet the band
Taurus sun, Pisces moon, Libra rising
Riiza is a senior at Marymount Manhattan College. She has worked as a professional songwriter/topliner for the last three years, primarily in the EDM industry. After fulfilling her time in EDM music, Riiza began scouting out members for a new band in 2018. While committing her time to SS, she also works as a music publishing administrator.
Her Heros: Heart, Judy Collins, The Rolling Stones, Tash Sultana, Harry Styles, Maggie Rogers, Walk the Moon, Linda Ronstadt, Annie Lennox
Matrianna "The Kid" Gahol
Virgo sun, Pisces moon, Aries rising
Born and raised in Chicago, The Kid has been playing her Joan Jett Special Edition Ax for over nine years and learned through School of Rock Chicago. She is currently earning her BA in Music Technology at NYU.
Heroes/inspirations: Santana, Pink Floyd, Steely Dan, Fleetwood Mac, Joan Jett, Black Sabbath, Frank Zappa, David Bowie
abby "smokes" flicker
Cancer sun, Aries moon, Cancer Rising
Smokes, hailing from sunny LA, is currently earning her BA in Music Technology at NYU. She was classically trained from the start, learning the violin at just five years old. She has been playing the bass for three years.
Her musical influences include: Tame Impala, Fleetwood Mac, Steely Dan and Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Bass influences: Jaco Pastorius, Thundercat, Joe Dart
Marissa "bean" Dumlao
Aries sun, Gemini moon, Sagittarius rising
Bean was born and raised in the Bay Area in California. She played percussion in the school band and picked the drum set at age 13 in summer 2013. She's currently studying at NYU where she first met the Kid, the very first week of school.
Top musical influences: Arctic Monkeys, Nirvana, Cherry Glazerr, BRONCHO and DIIV