2017
Crocodiles w/ AJ Dávila, Missing Stares
March
10
Friday
Doors 8:30 Show 9:30 - $10adv/ 12
Tickets, please
Crocodiles
Dirty, stripped down Jesus and Mary Chain style wallop combined with bits of experimental noise, bluesy swagger, and dense shoegazey goodness. The Crocodiles seem to reevaluate tried and true styles of rock from the past while injecting some fresh new blood into the proceedings. All the while they thankfully avoid falling into the trap of presenting themselves as some retro revival act, though they do have some mighty impressive hair. This is sure to appeal to those of you digging the lo-fi pop bliss of the aforementioned Wavves, Kurt Vile, No Age, and Crystal Stilts. From Sand Diego. Fat Possum
AJ Dávila
AJ Davila is known as the bassist of the acclaimed Puerto Rican garage rock band Davila 666, with whom he recorded two albums and toured the world. In 2011, the band decided to take a break, but AJ kept moving, and began working on his own project. His debut solo album, 'Terror Amor,' was released via Nacional Records on 2014 and has gotten major buzz from Pitchfork, Spin, VICE, NPR, CMJ, Brooklyn Vegan, KEXP, and more. The album features collaborations with Cole Alexander of the Black Lips, Sergio Rotman of Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Fofe Abreu of Circo, and Davila 666 bandmate Johnny Otis Davila. Later that same year, Davila released a second album, 'Beibi' via Burger Records.

AJ Davila's solo project brings together the guitar-fuzz of '60s garage, the raw energy of 70's punk and the irrepressibly catchy choruses of 80's pop, a combination that Pitchfork described as "the balance between sweetness and distortion."
Missing Stares
The garage-punk lineage of the Missing Stares reaches back to Sir Gregory (GD Mills) playing drums in early-aughts Brooklyn, NYC (by way of Medway, England) cavestompers Dan Melchior's Broke Revue (native British cohorts of Billy Childish and Holly Golightly) and drumming/singing for infamous Minneapolis, MN troublemakers, Fuck Knights (Munster Records, Spain), who recorded an EP produced by Gary Burger of 60s proto-punk legends, the Monks.

In 2016, GD relocated to Asheville, NC to start his latest project, the Missing Stares - call it art/garage, psych/punk, or maybe fuzz/glam… whatever the frame of reference, you can rip the roof off a 6-pack and know it'll be a "Nuggets"-infuenced, booze-and-sex-fueled shamanic ritual that never forgot that Rock and Roll should be subversive longhair outsider-art.
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