Category Archives: Old Monk

Old Monk Summer 2014 Tour Dates

Old Monk will be hitting the road this July-August, touring the US with their new album Posing as Love. More dates TBA. Stay posted on the shows as details are announced here. Tweet

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Atlas and the Anchor review: Old Monk “Posing as Love”

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Brooklyn’s Old Monk is set to release their highly-anticipated sophomore album, Posing Love today via Eenie Meenie Records. The trio of vocalist/guitarist Josh Carrafa, drummer Ian Burns and bassist Tsugumi Takashi create an energetic brand of garage-rock that is informed by classic rock with prog rock tendencies and equal parts punk and power-pop along with […]

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Ground Sounds premiere: Old Monk “Mages” Music Video

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We are excited to premiere New York trio Old Monk’s new video for their song “Mages.” The track is off their new album Posing As Love, out now on Eenie Meenie Records. Watch the video above and check out the band’s tour dates below! 06/12 – Boston, MA @ O’Brien’s Pub 06/14 – Brooklyn, NY @ Matchless […]

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Old Monk “Posing as Love” Preorder Specials

Old Monk’s sophomore album Posing as Love is out June 10th! Check out our preorder package deals below, available to order now. Posing as Love – Tote Package Old Monk “Posing as Love” LP (pink vinyl) Album download card PAL sticker + button + 11×17″ poster Silk-screened Old Monk tote bag $14 + discounted shipping click […]

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Carrafa x Drjuchin Hand-Painted Effects Pedals

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Josh Carrafa from Old Monk recently collaborated with artist Dimitri Drjuchin on some effects pedals that both sound and look amazing. Carrafa built the pedals, each of them with a different effect, and Drjuchin lent his signature illustration style to the casings. The names probably give you an idea of the divine tones you can get […]

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Recapping 2013: Old Monk, A Year in Review

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NY based rock trio Old Monk stayed busy pretty this year with a handful of tracks for 2013. The band released 4 singles for their digital singles series, 3 music videos animated by singer/guitarist Josh Carrafa, and topped off the year with an original track for the 2013 Eenie Meenie Holiday Mix. We’ve gathered up […]

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Free Download: Eenie Meenie Holiday Mix 2013

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Season’s Greetings! We’ve put together a little Holiday Mix featuring new recordings from Blue-Eyed Son, Goldenboy, Old Monk, From Bubblegum To Sky, and Twisty (Tsugumi of Old Monk). It’s a free download on soundcloud or bandcamp. Tweet

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Old Monk release new single “Volcanic Prisons”

Old Monk are concluding the year with ‘Volcanic Prisons’, the 4th and final track in their digital singles series. The new prog-punk mind-melting garage rocker was premiered by Big Takeover Magazine on Friday. Singer/guitarist, Josh Carrafa directed the  8-bit animated video for the song which is coming soon. He provides the back story: “One day I was thinking about how crazy […]

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Old Monk “Volcanic Prisons” premieres at Big Takeover

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The 4th and final track of Old Monk’s digital single series “Volcanic Prisons” has premiered over at Big Takeover Magazine today. The track will be available on iTunes, Spotify, Bandcamp etc. on Tuesday. Old Monk’s 2nd album is dropping early next year. Tweet

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Free limited Old Monk posters available at CMJ Showcases

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Old Monk will be giving away these sweet new posters at their CMJ shows later this week. Posters are double sided, featuring these vertical and horizontal designs in the 8-bit style of their recent music videos. They are playing Thursday 10/17 at Union Hall (info) and on Friday 10/18 at The Rock Shop (info) Tweet

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