Contact Us

Camorra (members of Far, Jawbox, etc) releasing debut EP (hear the lead single)

Camorra

Jonah Matranga (of Far, New End Original, onelinedrawing, Gratitude, and others), J Robbins (of Jawbox, Government Issue, Burning Airlines, Office of Future Plans and others), and Zach Barocas (of Jawbox and BELLS≥) have formed a new band called Camorra. Their debut EP Mourning, Resistance, Celebration was recorded by J and it features a duet with Janet Morgan (who played with J in Channels) on a new arrangement of the traditional “Parting Friends,” plus gang vocals on “Black White Girl Boy” by Tierney Tough (of The Pauses) and Brooks Harlan & Shawna Potter (both of War On Women). The EP comes out later this year on Arctic Rodeo.

We’re premiering the first song in the form of a lyric video. “Roosevelt Champion III” has Jonah singing lead and sounds like it could be straight out of Far’s discography. It’s great stuff, as you can hear for yourself below.

Camorra is not to be confused with Moral Mazes, another band that Jonah Matranga and J Robbins formed together just a few years ago.

Subscribe to Brooklyn Vegan on

Tracklist
Between the World and Me
Roosevelt Champion III
Parting Friends
Black White Girl Boy
Love and Economics

Camorra

Check It Out

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://www.brooklynvegan.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BrooklynVegan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!