Slacker Logo

Harlem

Advertisement
Advertisement

Biography

Led by two vocalists who alternate between guitarist and drummer roles, indie rock trio Harlem play spirited, rickety garage rock with a heartfelt passion and a knowing smirk. Sharing a mutual admiration for Darby Crash’s troglodyte on-stage antics, Tucson, AZ buddies Curtis O’Mara and Michael Coomers started making purposely sloppy punk music in high school. They performed sets under several names, including Smart Pussy, Coomers Explosion, and Pink Extreme, before graduating and going their separate ways. O’Mara moved to Nashville and Coomers found his way to the Bay Area. Discouraged by the monotony of day jobs, the two picked up again in Nashville and set out to play their way back home. Sleeping on floors and rotating bass players along the way, they eventually landed in Austin, TX, where they were picked to be included on a compilation of local indie hopefuls that was released by Matador Records in January 2010. Soon after Casual Victim Pile: Austin 2010 hit store shelves, Matador signed the band and Harlem’s debut, Hippies, was released only three months later. ~ Jason Lymangrover
Read All Read Less

Albums

Top Tracks

  1.   Track
    Popularity
  2.   Friendly Ghost
  3.   Someday Soon
  4.   Scare You
  5.   Be Your Baby
  6.   Torture Me
  7.   Three Legged Dog
  8.   Gay Human Bones
  9.   Number One
  10.   Spray Paint
  11.   Faces
  12.   Cloud Pleaser
  13.   Prairie My Heart
  14.   Poolside
  15.   Pissed
  16.   Tila and I
  17.   Stripper Sunset

Related Stations & Specials

Artists Related to
Harlem

Surfer Blood

FEATURED

Black Lips

FEATURED

Ty Segall

FEATURED

Deerhunter

FEATURED

Dum Dum Girls

FEATURED

Beach House

FEATURED

Tame Impala

FEATURED

Jay Reatard

FEATURED

Local Natives

FEATURED

Atlas Sound

FEATURED

Thee Oh Sees

FEATURED

Wavves

FEATURED

The Black Keys

FEATURED

Wild Beasts

FEATURED

Yeasayer

FEATURED

The National

FEATURED

UltraChorus

FEATURED

Nobunny

FEATURED

Band of Horses

FEATURED

Spoon

FEATURED

King Khan

FEATURED

Grizzly Bear

FEATURED

The xx

FEATURED
See All Related Artists

Loading Sliders...
  1. + -
  • GUESTS
  • CHAT
Some UserSample Msg
Advertisement

Advertisement

LIVE STREAM... SOCIAL RADIO STREAM...

LIVE STREAM... SOCIAL RADIO STREAM...
Casting to |