Man Man

Based in Philadelphia, PA, Man Man is an experimental indie band that incorporates Eastern European and circus-esque styles in their music, creating a unique sound. The band consists of Honus Honus (lead vocals, piano, percussion), Pow Pow (drums, auxiliary percussion), Critter Crat (aka Cougar) (guitar, trumpet, bass, marimba, vocals), Organ Freeman (synth, organ, accordion, vocals), and Chang Wang (alto sax, bari sax, vibraphone, melodica, flute, percussion, vocals).

Their style has been compared to a mixture of Tom Waits, Frank Zappa, and Captain Beefheart. Man Man is known for their distinctive live shows where the members of the band dress in white tennis outfits and don war paint. During their sets the band does not take breaks between songs in order to keep a constant energy level.

Man Man has released two LPs with Ace Fu Records: The Man In The Blue Turban With A Face (2004) and Six Demon Bag (2006). In November 2007 they signed with Anti- to release Rabbit Habits (2008). Their second Anti- release is titled Life Fantastic and was released in 2011.

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Man Man Albums

0.0 It’s a Man’s World Man Man
Released on
November 30, 2003
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0.0 Killing Spree Man Man
Released on
April 1, 2012
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0.0 Man In A Blue Turban With A Face Man Man
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0.0 Man Man Man Man
Released on
November 30, 2003
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0.0 Rabbit Habits Man Man
Released on
April 5, 2008
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0.0 Six Demon Bag Man Man
Released on
February 28, 2006
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0.0 The Man In A Blue Turban With A Face Man Man
Released on
December 20, 2005
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0.0 The Man in the Turban Man Man
Released on
October 19, 2004
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