Last year Los Angeles rock band Hunter Hunted emailed Steel Train bassist Evan Winiker asking for a gig at L.A.'s Soho House, where he was curating music. Not only did Winiker book the group's first-ever show in February, he also asked to manage the band, eventually partnering with the Creed Company (Bruno Mars). Since then, Hunter Hunted, which makes lush, swoony indie rock, has self-released an EP, performed on "Conan," sold out shows at the Troubadour in L.A. and the Mercury Lounge in New York, and headlined a KROQ Los Angeles-sponsored residency.

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