Thee Hobo GobbelinsJesy Fortino’s music is “black and desolate.” She likes to call herself Tiny Vipers after the monsters from her teenage D&D games.

The members of “Troglodyte jug band” Thee Hobo Gobbelins are nerds inspired by mythology, “the traditional sounds of Americana and the Old World,” “the horrors of modernity,” and Dungeons & Dragons.