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The Lords of Altamont are a Hard Rock/Garage/Punk/Psychedelic rock band from Los Angeles. The current lineup consists of members of The Bomboras, The Fuzztones and The Cramps. They have released 3 albums and are on the verge of releasing their 4th, " Midnight To 666" , in early 2011 .The goal of of the band can be considered as bringing the raw power of 1960's punk back and brings it into today. Front man Jake " The Preacher" Cavaliere, is lead vocalist and plays the Farfisa organ. Guitarist, John " Big Drag" Saletra plays in an aggressive style with a lot of deep fuzz, while bassist Shawn " Sonic" Medina and drummer Harry Drumdini (formally of The Cramps) form a hard rhythm section. The Music is a mixture between acid hard rock, garage punk, neo-psychodelia and stoner rock.
The Lords, as they are called by some, released their first critically acclaimed record... To Hell With the Lords on Sympathy For The Record Industry in 2004. The album was followed with the second full length album, Lords Have Mercy (2006) on Fargo Records in Europe and Australia and Gearhead Records in North and South America.
The Lords of Altamont's new album, " Midnight To 666" was released in March 2011 by Fargo Records.