Attempting to neatly describe the sounds that Derek Barber (guitar) Geneva Harrison (drums, percussion, keys) Sandra Lawson-Ndu (vocals, percussion, keys) and Doug Stuart (bass, vocals, keys) produce together is no easy task. Kaleidoscopic and richly layered, each new foray by the band expands the wide, colorful sonic palette from which they paint dazzling, vibrant structures from.
As Bandcamp Chief Curator Andrew Jervis puts it, The future sound of Oakland. Shades of African, indie, electronic, and soul music in all the right proportions. Snap Judgments Glynn Washington adds that Bells Atlas are "made of magic and popsicles".