HANDSHAKES frontman, Max Hellmann takes time to speak with Radio Causeway about the new band and release of the debut ep, Cryptozoology. HANDSHAKES has been compared to a mix between Pinback and Spoon. The Los Angeles (Echo Park) based band is composed of ex-members from Wintergreen, Sputnik Monroe, and Controlling the Famous. Filter Magazinze recently profiled the band's song 'Ridge' here. Cryptozoology is currently available at the band's bandcamp site and will be physically released by Brooklyn's, Old Flame Records on April 12th, 2011.
HANDSHAKES will be performing at Fresh Bruises #1: March Badness with Nazcar Nation and Tape Deck Mountain on March 26th in Downtown LA. They will also be playing an all ages event at Santa Barbara's The Presido Motel on April 3rd.
Plus the Mullet's Strange News and Yeah! Free Music!
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