Formed in 2002, in Los Angeles’ Silver Lake music scene, Silversun Pickups have spent just over a decade garnering fans and acclaim with their unique alt-rock shoegaze sound. Following the success of their sophomore effort, Swoon, the band was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best New Artist. To date, Silversun Pickups have released three albums, toured the world, and are currently working on their fourth studio release.
In this all-new episode of Guitar Center Sessions on DIRECTV, Nic Harcourt sits down with Silversun Pickups to talk about the band’s formation, their creative process, and what’s in-store for the band’s future. Plus, watch exclusive performances from their set at the world-famous Guitar Center Hollywood, featuring “Lazy Eye,” “Panic Switch” and “The Pit” from their most recent compilation, The Singles Collection.