Phono Pony are a glam-garage duo from Vancouver, B.C. These multi-instrumentalists create huge sounds with guitar, drums, vocals, synth and theremin. Their grit-polished sonics, style and conviction as songwriters have landed them gigs alongside Sublime w/ Rome, Snoop Dogg, The Sheepdogs and more. The duo have recently completed a 2019 North American tour following the release of their full length album “Monkey Paw”, having collaborated with producer, Howard Redekopp (Tegan and Sara). In combination with the album release, came a music video to their single “00100″, directed by Brett Roberts (VICE). Phono Pony have performed at CBC’s JUNOfest ’18 and were introduced on The Edge 102.1 as Alan Cross’ personal pick. The band’s EP “Death By Blowfish” was selected by Collective Arts Brewing and featured on their nationally distributed artist series beer cans. Phono Pony are currently amid their 2020 USA tour. Outside of the band, Shay and Michael operate a local community arts space called The Woods Studio.
“A strut-heavy affair. Lurching, swaggering, diabolical even.”