The Absurd, New Evil

The Absurd

New Evil

Mon, January 29, 2018

Doors: 8:30 pm / Show: 9:00 pm (event ends at 2:00 am)

The Satellite

Los Angeles, CA

Free

This event is 21 and over

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The Absurd
The Absurd
The Absurd is a true power trio, firing thunderous riffs, deep grooves and earworm hooks at audiences with equal capacity. One publication has called them "Queens of the Stone Age meets Jeff Buckley" (throw in some Radiohead, Pearl Jam & Jack White and you're halfway there) while another has stated that The Absurd "makes me want to drop something heavy".

In the past year The Absurd has ascended from nothingness into being, and is now known around Los Angeles for their electrifying live shows, constant songwriting output and relentless gigging. November 2016 saw the release of their first in-studio effort, "The Motherless Child EP," which was reviewed by publications by Buzzbands LA. In January of this year they completed their first LA residency complete with reviews from publications like Music Connection Magazine.

Since then they have become staples of the east LA/Hollywood scene at venues like Harvard & Stone, The Viper Room, Silverlake Lounge, The Satellite and The Lost Knight where they performed one of two performances at LA's Echo Park Rising festival, this past august.

The Absurd is presently in studio working on their latest release, all the while storming the city with their unique and explosive live shows.
New Evil
New Evil
Brought together by the graces of Craigslist, NEW EViL began touring local music venues as feverishly as they could with the help of Play Like a Girl, who recognized the band for their high energy live performance, engaging theatrics with the crowd, and genuinely haunting rock songs. After numerous shows in Los Angeles, the audience's general reaction was summed up into one statement: "I've never seen anything like this before". The band has opened for notable female fronted bands such as Le Butcherettes, and Barb Wire Dolls.

In the spring of 2016 they received an official Certificate of Recognition by the city of Los Angeles. Their animated performance inspired Cartoon Network’s Power Puff Girls artist Benjamin P Carow, whose drawing of the band has become a viral success.
The band launched a successful crowdfunding campaign raising thousands of dollars to record their first studio album ‘A Witch Shall be Born’. The album was recorded by John Would (Fiona Apple, HBO’s True Blood) at Stanley Recordings in Echo Park, and is due for release in 2017.
Venue Information:
The Satellite
1717 Silverlake Blvd
Los Angeles, CA, 90027
http://thesatellitela.com/