premiere :: Human People > Sleep Year EP
Human People are a band from New York, NY. You will fall in love with their punky rock ‘n’ roll. Their new EP is entitled Sleep Year. The band released their debut single In My Speakers the other week (via thrdcoast.com). They have a release show for the EP on this Friday (3/19) at the DIY all ages space Carl Sage Inn in the Bronx.
You can pay-what-you-want for Sleep Year @ humanpeople.bandcamp.com
AND we have a bonus q and also thanks to Marisa, Hayley, Abby and Vicki of Human People.
q: What is the last song you (really) heard?
marisa: sober to death by car seat headrest, it was stuck in my head for like four days
hayley: probably tiger by krill, i had a weird spiritual experience with it at 5AM a few nights ago and it has been hovering over me ever since.
q: What is the first album you remember purchasing?
h: probably a green day album. dad gave me Dookie when I was 9 and that got me into music.
abby: oops i did it again by britney spears
q: Is there an album you wished you knew about when you were younger?
vicki: dig me out by sleater kinney. wish i was listening to more cool female fronted punk bands when I was 13.
m: dorkrockcorkrod by the ergs
a: pretty much anything elliott smith
h: it’s a new find by shonen knife would have made me a happier child
q: What is the last album you purchased?
h: abysmal by the black dahlia murder. i am not so secretly a metalhead.
m: a cars LP
q: What is your favorite artist/band to see live?
a: fidlar definitely
q: How exactly did you name your band?
h: We were at Death By Audio on the second to last night before it closed and we just kind of spit words at each other until we found something we liked.
a: we are really mad though because there is a michael cera movie being made right now called human people and people keep sending us the link to it.
q: What piece(s) of culture are you really really excited about right now?
h: we are definitely excited for twin peaks to come back
v: also the pagan witch festival in july
q: Anything we should know about your latest project (whatever that might be)?
h: well we are working on a delicious pumpkin pie, and we can’t wait for that to come out of the oven.
3/19 ~ Carl Sage Inn ~ Bronx, NY**
4/9 ~ Aviv ~ Brooklyn, NY*
**With No One And The Somebodies, Gobbinjr
*With Dirty Dishes, Glueboy