Jean-Philip Grobler

Jean-Philip Grobler and Patti Beranek of St. Lucia play at August Hall in The City on Oct. 14-15. (Courtesy photo)

St. Lucia’s Jean-Philip Grobler touched by fatherhood

St. Lucia founder Jean-Philip Grobler didn’t intend to overthink “Hyperion,” the synth…


Jean-Philip Grobler, pictured performing in 2014, brings St. Lucia to San Francisco this week. ( Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP)

Visuals inspire St. Lucia’s textural sounds

It’s no accident that songs on St. Lucia’s new sophomore synth-rock recording…


COURTESY SHERVIN LAINEZJean-Philip Grobler’s St. Lucia will play cuts from  “When the Night” two days this week.

St. Lucia plays catchy, shimmering synth pop

Undulating beneath the cascading synthesizer of “When the Night” — the delightful…