Mercury News: Top 10 Bay Area Acts Playing SXSW 2015
Jim Harrington

Get ready to dance, Austin, because these Oakland electro-funk champs are headed your way. Planet Booty draws inspiration from sources both classic (Prince, Talking Heads) and modern (Major Lazer, Chromeo) to create its own brand of boogie fever. The group was founded by the Germick brothers — Dylan (vocals/trumpet/beats) and Nathan (keyboards and electronic doohickeys).