Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Years Active: 1999 - present
Genres: Garage Rock Revival, Psychedelic Rock, Garage Punk
Black Lips is a self-proclaimed “flower-punk” band from Atlanta, Georgia formed in 1999. The band is currently comprised of guitarist Cole Alexander, bassist Jared Swilley drummer Joe Bradley and guitarist Ian Saint Pé. The band's debut full length album, “Black Lips!,” was released on Bomp! Records in 2003. Their second studio album, “We Did Not Know the Forest Spirit Made the Flowers Grow,” followed in 2004 on Bomp! The title of the album is a reference to a line from the Hayao Miyazaki film “Princess Mononoke.” “Let It Bloom” was released in 2005 via the In the Red label. Their debut for Vice Records, Los Valientes del Mundo Nuevo, was released in February 2007. It ...
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