The Skinny: A very new band, having formed in January of 2015, that doesn’t mean that Chicago experimental punk trio, Lower Automation, don’t rip! Members Derek, Brian, and Matt seem to have great chemistry as evidenced by the noisy math punk found on this premiere of their song “Break Room Curators”, taken from their forthcoming EP Maps (out April 1st and up pre-order here).

Maps was recorded with Sanford Parker who has worked on Pelican and Wovenhand recordings. And, according to the band’s accompanying bio, the forthcoming debut EP, “…is a simultaneous infestation of ears and psyche by a band hungry to infuse modern rock ‘n’ roll with the individualism and creative heart which many will argue it is lacking.”


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