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Basic info
Name Locust Sympathizer
Formed On 1/04
# of Members 2
Homepage www.geocities.com/locustsympathizer/
 
Contact/Booking info
Name Benjamin Hockenberry
Phone 585-424-3725
E-mail locustsympathizer@yahoo.com
Misc

Description
Locust Sympathizer is a Rochester NY duo of electric washtub bass and drums, in something similar to the ritual industrial rhythmic-noise style. Conceived as a "folk-industrial" project, it's textural and methodical, while keeping some sense of humor in its end-times message. Some luddite messages come across in the instruments used, and a disaffection for the self-importance of human presence on the earth. And it's drum and bass, so you might even find it danceable!

Roster
Benjamin Hockenberry - Washtub bass, electronics, vocals
Christopher Drysdale - Drums, trombone

Influences
Mental Destruction, Converter, Lustmord, Hogscraper, Azure Skies, Caroliner, 16 Horsepower

History
Formed in January of 2004, 5-song debut in recording.
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