Pela

Pela

Currently, all of us live in the not-so-fashionable waterfront neighborhood of Red Hook -- the setting of Hubert Selby Jr.'s Last Exit in Brooklyn. It's also home to many artists, dock workers, cranes, and shipping containers. We make desperate songs about addiction, isolation, hope, murder, sex, and Mexico. It's pretty dark stuff, but a lot of people find our songs really catchy. Someone once told us our music sounds like what might happen if Modest Mouse hitched a ride on U2's tour bus. We like that. We're scrappy but our horizons are wide open.... more