Posts Tagged ‘Pink Monkey Birds’

Photos: Kid Congo and the Pink Monkey Birds @ Black Cat Backstage

Not everyone gets turned on by lyrics about haunted heads and Phyllis Diller being a killer, but maybe more would if they heard them performed by the great Kid Congo and the Pink Monkey Birds. Touring in support of its latest release, Haunted Head, the band nested at the Black Cat Backstage on Saturday, attired in [...]

Video: Kid Congo and The Pink Monkey Birds’ “Rare as the Yeti”

As if The Kingsmen were fronted by Vincent Price, The Pink Monkey Birds take their surfy garage rock and top it with former Bad Seed Kid Congo's oddly spoken vocals in "Rare As the Yeti." It's a relatively simple, lo-fi track, with some occasional theramin and organ for a faux-creepy effect, and the vocals set [...]