Lipstereo is a young, four-piece indie rock band from Melbourne, Australia. Formed in 2019, this collection of music tragics bonded together over a mutual obsession of The Strokes, Weezer and Arctic Monkeys' back catalogs. By channeling too much time spent watching worn-out Ramones and Blondie VHS tapes as children, Lipstereo creates performances reminiscent of late nights at CBGB, and spilling drinks just a little too cheap on the floor.
Lipstereo is composed of frontman Sam Stranges on vocals and rhythm guitar, Andrew Stainsby on lead guitar, Tage Hosking-Gregory on bass and Jesse Porter on drums. Playing all over pre-lockdown Melbourne in 2019 and 2020 at their high-energy live gigs, the band fuses loud guitars with a post-punk songwriting sensibility to create music that in a parallel universe, would be on Phil Spector's Spotify playlist.
Lipstereo is one of Melbourne's most promising alternative bands, having recently released their four-track debut EP, Modern Mythology, at Thirty Mill Studios with top Australian record producer, Mark Opitz (AC/DC, INXS, Cold Chisel) and engineer Colin Wynne (INXS, Jeff Lang, The Casanovas). The band has since received acclaim from Rolling Stone Australia, NME, ABC Rage and Noise 11 to name a few. Their single "Little Spaceships" chronicles the relatable feeling of feeling left behind when friends and loved ones move on.
The infectious indie rock single "Little Spaceships" is off their debut EP Modern Mythology and its channels the relatable feeling of feeling left behind when friends and loved ones move on. Featuring cutting vocals, adrenaline-pumping guitar riffs and playful bass, "Little Spaceships" fuses 90s early rock sounds.
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