Touring their native New Zealand relentlessly, So So Modern combine a love of 80's synth work outs with hardcore ethics, rhythms and guitars, and a set of lyrical influences which completely engrosses.
Following a series of self-released cdrs, Transgressive released the ‘Friends and Fires' series: four 7"s, one a week for a month, themed by colour, which were then compiled with the material from the cdrs as ‘Friends and Fires +00EPS' as a vital introduction to an immense act.
Currently recording their debut proper, So So Modern will return in the new year with their strongest songs to date, and a ferocious live show.
So So Modern have again teamed up with John Lake and Simon Wilson to bring you a stunning sequel of sorts to their video for "The Worst Is Yet To Come"...Read More »
We're pleased to announce that you can hear the album in full before you buy on Myspace now... and also a gripping new video too. Links after the jump.Read More »
So So Modern will be performing a very special show with Wild Palms and Cold Pumas....
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We are proud to announce the release of "Crude Futures" a stunningly realised work on Transgressive Records following on from their previous singles and rarities compilation.
So So Modern's wide array of musical influences: hardcore punk, no-wave, dance, kraut-rock and electronica have enabled them to create an album brimming with vibrant originality.
Featuring forthcoming single "Dendrons" as well as live favourite "The Worst is Yet to Come" and the staggering album centrepiece "Berlin" this album will surely reward fans old and new.
Please click on "Read More" for Pre-Order details and tour dates.
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Yoyoyoyoyo.... so So So Modern are in the studio working on something special, but we were sent some footage of two new songs at a live show...Read More »