Los Angeles, CA – Punk, art, noise, POP, Los Angeles, DIY, skateboarding, the smell, randy, guitars, dean, drums. First they told you to get hurt; now they want you to get well soon. The artists featured in this exclusive series for Altamont were chosen by No Age and given a loose theme based around the progressive power of healing. Remember kids, as Nietzsche famously said “That which doesn’t kill you, only makes you radder.”
No Age for Altamont by Matthew Thurber
Mathew Thurber draws and likes watching mold develop in hyper color on the surface of old coffee, and also likes fresh coffee and plays in a “fresh” band called Soiled Mattress and the Springs. Matthew lives and works in NYC.
No Age for Altamont by Sam McPheeters
Sam McPheeters was born in 1969 in Lorain, Ohio and raised in Albany, New York. He is the former lead singer of Born Against and Wrangler Brutes, a founding member of Men’s Recovery Project and the owner of the now defunct Vermiform Records label. He now lives in California.
No Age for Altamont by Hisham Bharoocha
Hisham Akira Bharoocha is an artist based in Brooklyn, New York. He concentrates on creating music, visual art and photography. A founding member of Lightning Bolt and Black Dice, more recently Hisham formed Soft Circle, a solo project. His first Soft Circle album, “Full Bloom” was released in 2007. Through visual artistry Hisham tries to capture moments of bright, shimmering life.