Robert Keller Oakland, CA, USA
Robert is the front man for The Hodges, a California based rock/alt/indie band that delivers captivating performances and great songs rife with influences of The Cure, Cold Play, Pink Floyd, Counting Crows, Green Day and Pearl Jam, and singer/songwriter greats like Kurt Cobain, Tom Petty, Elvis Costello, Sting, and Peter Gabriel. His song writing reveals a sense of angst and optimism existing together in compelling melodies, rhythms and lyrics woven into a unique blend of indie, classic, and avant garde rock. Singer / Songwriter, Robert Keller (aka Automatic Quandry), brings experience in craft that’s filled with emotion and touched with youthful hope—delivered with soulful, gut-grabbing vocals. The musicians he often finds himself with are from diverse musical genres and come together to create an engaging musical experience --- drawing you into melody and craft that is accessible, engaging, compelling and infectious.