October 08, 2010

Shilpa Ray And Her Happy Hookers: "Venus Shaver" b/w “Natural Selection"

Bands with a harmonium are as a rule not into loud, raucous music. NYC band Shilpa Ray And Her Happy Hookers proof that you can rock out with a vintage keyboard as a means of musical mayhem. A new 7” single “Venus Shaver” b/w “Natural Selection” hits the shops in mid-October, while their full length Teenage and Torture is set for release on January 18th, 2011 on Knitting Factory Records.

Shilpa Ray And Her Happy Hookers:
Shilpa Ray: vocals, harmonium
Andrew Bailey: guitar
John Adamski: drums
Nick Hundley: bass

Live dates:
  • 10/22 Knitting Factory- Distiller Party (w/ S. Carey (of Bon Iver) & Diamond Rings), Brooklyn, NY
  • 10/23 CMJ - Windish Showcase - Arlene's Grocery (w/ Lower Dens and Light Pollution), New York, NY
  • 11/03 Pianos (w/ Hooray for Earth, Zambri and Arpline), New York, NY

» myspace.com/shilparay

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