We brought microphones backstage at a two-day chiptune festival called Freq.Fest.Nor.Cal on 9/11 and 9/12, and recorded whatever quality things people wanted to say. We also included some of our live songs from our set earlier in the evening. It’s just like being there!
Elegant Trash is Lee Austin Hoffman like Nine Inch Nails is Trent Reznor. The difference is Trent Reznor doesn’t have his band practices in the parking lots of train stations. Lee is one hardcore music making dude, and we sat down with him in his kitchen to talk about music, shows, his zine, and hear him play a few songs.
We have three exciting shows to announce this fall. RSVP on Facebook: freq.fest.norcal 9/11, Showdown 10/10, Showdown 10/31 First, September 11-12 is Freq.Fest.Norcal, the first Northern California chiptune festival from the 8BitLA crew. Over two days, this event will feature 13 bands including Cartoon Violence, every one of which uses a GameBoy or other video […]
On Saturday, August 22nd, we will be the house band for the Silicon Valley Roller Girls double header bout. We will play at 5:30pm before the first bout, between the two bouts, and during half-time of each bout. Use the coupon code CARTOON to get a special $12 price on advance tickets ($18 at the […]
Gnarboots are a band, and an experience, and a way of life. Primarily Aaron Carnes and Adam Davis, the live band sometimes includes members of Cartoon Violence, Continuum Kingdom, and other random bands. Gnarboots sits down for episode 4 of Cartoon Violence Has A Podcast and lets the stories flow. We also share our top 5 sandwiches and experimental bands, and play some games from Aaron and Adam’s old podcasts.