The Skinny: Punk garage group Timmy’s Organism have signed to Third Man Records, and are set to release their new album Heartless Heathen on October 30. Hear the album’s first single “Get Up, Get Out” just above!

Fronting some of the most original, compelling and unpredictable bands (not only in Detroit, but the world) for over two decades, Tim Lampinen’s work with the Epileptix, Clone Defects, and Human Eye has always held a rapturous cult following. Yet his work with his current trio, Timmy’s Organism, presents Lampinen (aka Timmy Vulgar) along with bassist Jeff Giant and drummer Blake Hill, ready for their close-up. With Heartless Heathen the group touches on their artistic and spiritual forbears of Captain Beefheart and Destroy All Monsters, while amply ramping up the slop culture rapture of classic punk ‘n’ roll like Chrome, Crime, and the Damned as well as contemporaries like Thee Oh Sees. There’s a reason why Lampinen won a $25,000 Kresge Grant for his work with his bands…he creates music that borders on art, live shows that border on theater. It’s high time the rest of the world takes notice. Are you ready?

Heartless Heathen Track Listing:

01. Get Up, Get Out
02. Heartless Heathen
03. Please Don’t Be Going
04. Mental Boy
05. Wicked Man
06. Back in the Dungeon
07. Weather Woman
08. My Angel Above
09. Hey Eddie
10. Wounded White Dove

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