- Victoria Ramos
Best New Band
2nd Place: Doral Club | 3rd Place: Creciendo Fuerte
Combining boom-bap traditionalism with the wordy hooks of Childish Gambino; Acid Rap beats with Anthony Kiedis cadences; Future's auto-tune textures with — I think you get the picture. Since their first show in April, SA hip-pop trio PeanutGallery has gathered all its influences in the cheap seats and spat them back, sometimes half-digested, at their growing audiences. So far, PeanutGallery's greatest talent is their immense positivity, warm and promising like the morning's first cup of coffee. Once the trio figures out which sonic map to follow, pay attention to the words coming from the PeanutGallery.