Jessica Lea Mayfield

Grab a brew with... The Midnight Pine

Grab a brew with... The Midnight Pine

Shelbi Bennett's personality mimics her voice in that she is powerful, direct, engaging, mystical and so clearly filled with passion. Bennett is the lead singer of San Diego-based band The Midnight Pine, whose sound is both comforting and eerie all in one fell swoop. The deep lyrics and natural, soundscape-style of sound is soon to be on the verge of transformation, Bennett said.

DiscoverSD recently sat down with Bennett at Rip Current Brewing in North Park to discuss the progression of sound, how the band got its start and where they hope to go in the future.

DSD: How did Midnight Pine get started as a band?

Bennett: Four years ago, almost to the...