Mirage Wave, Kuwalla

Mirage Wave, Kuwalla

Ages 21+
Live Music At The Mint
  • Mirage Wave - 9:00
  • Kuwalla - 10:15

In late 2017 Alexandra Gray and Noely Gonzalez met and started to collaborate music for their band called The Napkin Queens. Influenced by bands like The Coathangers, Smashing Pumpkins, Blink 182 and concurrent feminist issues. Their dream was to start an all-girl band. Early 2018 joined former drummer Haleigh Stilton and finally, their current lead guitarist, Maria Flaherty. After the band formed their named changed to Mirage Wave, a reference to Sailor Moon, character Sailor Mercury, referencing a water-based attack power from a video arcade game. Not soon after did now current drummer Steve Austad join late 2019.The band finished their beloved four song EP called The Last Sunset You Will Ever See...set to release in 2020.Produced and recorded by studio engineer Danny Flaherty and Noely Gonzalez, and later Mastered by Grammy award winning engineering producer Ted Greenberg. Soon to be released in March!Mirage Wave defiantly comes through with a superpower all its own...


Kuwalla is 4 versatile musicians – Kyle Sain (Lead Vocals, Guitar), Brian Huynh (Leads Guitar, Vocals), Marty Griffin (Drums) and Danny Leserman (Bass, Keyboard. Out of the musical melting pot of Southern California, they grab their influence from the music that moved them growing up, from Indie Alternative and Hard Rock to Punk and Blues. All were raised on the music of their environment.

Starting in 2018, Kuwalla has been playing shows up and down the west coast. They love playing for tightly packed clubs throughout the country, and they're looking forward to playing again once it's safe to play for you.


Venue Information:
The Mint
6010 Pico Blvd
Los Angeles, CA, 90035