La Bouquet

The two Los Angeles musical miscreants La Bouquet carve out “emotional songs you can dance to” on their debut EP, Heavy Sunshine [Razor & Tie/Washington Square Music]. Siphoning bedroom-rattling R&B falsetto through post-punk soundscapes, the duo—Bryan Sammis and Jake Lopez —exist between two worlds. “Obviously, there’s an eighties influence, but there’s also a big R&B influence,” says Bryan. “At the same time, we also come from a punk ethos. We don’t want everything to sound too perfect. We jus