When: Wed., Aug. 31, 8:30 p.m. 2011
Self-described extraterrestrials with a penchant for speedy, synth-y surf rock, Man or Astro-Man? reintegrated themselves into human society after a decade of inactivity with a well-received reunion tour last year. MoAM? achieves the rare feat of refusing to take itself too seriously while maintaining an intense focus on its work. No word on whether the space-rocking unit is working on new recorded material. For now, the sporadic batshit-nutty live performance will have to suffice.