Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club. Because No News is Bad News.

Friday, December 29, 2017

Local Indie Rockers Mr. Carnivore Debut New Music Video

Posted By on Fri, Dec 29, 2017 at 9:21 AM

click to enlarge COURTESY OF MR. CARNIVORE
  • Courtesy of Mr. Carnivore
With his former band, Shadow Division, local bassist Joe LaGuardia teamed up with local producer Jim Stewart to release a terrific EP. The band regularly played around town too.

Now, LaGuardia has turned his attention to a new group, Mr. Carnivore.



“This group is the realization of working in music for over 15 years now,” says LaGuardia. “I believe in this project more than anything I have ever worked on before.”

Currently at work on an album, the band has just released a music video featuring LaGuardia’s brother, Pat, who gives himself a haircut in the video.

“Saying exactly what I mean without being shrouded and cloaked in cryptic lyrics excites me,” says singer-guitarist Pat LaGuardia, who wrote the track. “In a general sense, the song is about being okay and comfortable with a perceived major change — like cutting all that beautiful hair off of my head. It could be perceived as a big deal or a big change, but in the grand scheme of things, it doesn’t matter to anyone.”

In addition to the LaGuardia brothers, the band includes singer-guitarist Mike Pappas and drummer Kevin Hannah.

Tags: , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Cleveland Scene works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Cleveland and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Cleveland's true free press free.

Read the Digital Print Issue

September 23, 2020

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar