Jun 22 2013 | 8:30 pm
New Mexico is band that resides in San Diego, California, comprised of former Apes of Wrath members Rob Kent, Jake Bankhead, Dustin Elliott who premiere their dominance asserting new single, "Alpha Male". Having given early indications of their post-punk beginnings, interests and leanings on 2010's Have You Met My Friend?; the forthcoming disc Malpaís further traverses the volcanic and xeric soundscapes of electric bass and guitar chemistries. The new disc presents the band's newfound recording method of using Otari 16-track one-inch tape, with the result of a richer pop punk foundation white frontman Rob steers the van into the dystopian fray of super power entities, egos, and questions of gender superiority complexes in a post-gender reading world.