Posted in music | pictures on November 20, 2008

photos by Nathan Miller

Meat Beat Manifesto

In May, 2007 Jack Dangers released a double CD of old Meat Beat Manifesto demos, as well as an instrumental version of the Perennial Divide album, Purge, entitled Archive Things 1982-88 / Purged. MBM's 9th studio album, Autoimmune, was released on April 7, 2008 in Europe via Planet Mu Records and on April 8, 2008 in the US and Canada via Metropolis Records. According to the band's website, Z-Trip is again collaborating on several tracks. The lead single, "Guns And Lovers" was released as a digital single via iTunes on March 18, 2008, while the track "Lonely Soldier" was released as a single via bleep.com. [Wikipedia]
Meat Beat Manifesto played their first of two east coast shows at Bowery Ballroom in NYC last night (11/19). NYC's Excepter opened. The next Meat Beat performance is this weekend at Brainwaves in Boston. More pictures from Bowery below...

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Comments (14)

why is there a picture of applewhite next to obama?

Posted by Anonymous | November 20, 2008 12:25 PM

Excepter was a waste of electricity... just a bunch of people making noise at random times... i can't say this enough, they were horrible!... just because you CAN make noise, does not mean that you SHOULD.

Posted by no thanks | November 20, 2008 12:25 PM

MBM had a great show as always,
brilliant video work!! as always...

Posted by danidin | November 20, 2008 12:35 PM

Anybody know the setlist for MBM?

Posted by Anonymous | November 20, 2008 1:56 PM

"why is there a picture of applewhite next to obama?"

LOL
This is great.
Obama is basically becoming a religious figure, while at the same time leading us to doom. Obama is pro-war, look at who he is appointing to his Cabinet. He has no qualms with attacking Iran, and when we do so it will surely be WWIII.

The happy guy leading us to mass suicide.

CHANGE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by hope and change and shiiiit | November 20, 2008 1:58 PM

excepter sucks so bad. It's like "cool dad" noise music.

Posted by Anonymous | November 20, 2008 3:07 PM

Do you have any setlist information? I'm wondering if this set is similar to those on the "Autoimmune" tour earlier this year?

Posted by Raul | November 20, 2008 5:21 PM

"It's like "cool dad" noise music."

haha i don't know what that is but it sounds awesome

Posted by Anonymous | November 20, 2008 5:38 PM

that dude on the left is the alien suicide cult leader.. the Raelians, or such as that.

got a picture of him in front of his "saucer".

Posted by Guatemalan Good Shit | November 20, 2008 6:16 PM

No results found for "the larry david of noise".

Posted by T | November 20, 2008 11:25 PM

What constitutes a "great show" from Meat Beat Manifesto (huh huh, what a funny name, huh huh)?

Tired hip hop clich├ęs mixed with mediocre electronic fiddling?

Posted by Spillow | December 10, 2008 9:21 AM

Here's a recording of the Excepter set: http://excepter.podomatic.com/entry/eg/2008-12-07T17_32_00-08_00
JUDGE YOURSELF

Posted by JFR | January 8, 2009 11:21 AM

You should really listen to some Excepter outside of this one interaction. They've got some of the best, most intriguing, most punishing, most glorious music I've ever heard. And, allow me a moment, I've heard a lot more music than you have. Doesn't mean I have good taste. Just means I've spent time parsing the bullshit. Excepter are not bullshit.

Posted by Darling | March 30, 2009 6:21 PM

Clare Amory of Excepter passed away this week at age 35. RIP darling.

Fuck Cancer!

Posted by Anonymous | February 26, 2011 3:39 PM

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