Evil Genius | Los Angeles experimental jazz trio

Welcome to the home of the Los Angeles/Portland/New York-based experimental trio. NEWS:

October 3, 2018:
"Asterisk" video from our performance at Make Weird Music studios in Phoenix this past August:

August 15, 2018:
Here's a video of us performing "Colonel Karl Marx and Keenan McCardell" from our recent show with Make Weird Music:

May 25, 2018:
"Experiments on Human Subjects" now available via Amazon, Bandcamp and Orenda Records!

March 30, 2018:
"Experiments on Human Subjects", our second full-length album, will be released on Orenda Records on Friday, May 25th, 2018.

The recording features 11 new original pieces composed jointly by everyone in the band and will be available in limited-edition CD or digital download through our Bandcamp page and the Orenda page as well.

All of the artwork was created by the inimitably talented Molly Allis.

We will be accepting pre-orders shortly. STAY TUNED!

February 2, 2018 - New dates for a new year are now being added. We will be touring the MidWest and upper East Coast in mid-October. Updates as shows confirmed! Also, three tracks from our upcoming sophomore album are now available to stream on our Bandcamp page. MORE SOON.

November 27, 2017 - "Art Lande's Sound of Love" now up on Bandcamp. NEW LOS ANGELES show on December 8th with SNOW NERDS. Details on respective pages!

October 30, 2017 - We will be releasing a new track this Friday, November 3rd via Bandcamp. It's called "Tour de Stadt". There will be two more releases in November ahead of our next album. Stay tuned.

July 16, 2017 - We are gearing up for our appearance at the 16th annual Outsound New Music Summit in San Francisco. Evil Genius will be appearing alongside Usufruct at the Community Art Center on Tuesday, July 25 at 7:30 PM. More info HERE.

April 16, 2017 - Back at home. Continuing to work on our second album. We were recently interviewed and filmed for a feature on Make Weird Music. Check it out HERE.

February 17, 2017 - Good evening, Friends! Evil Genius is presently at work on mixing the follow-up to Bitter Human and hope to have it by the middle of the year.
In the meantime, we'll be performing a very special show at REDCAT in Downtown Los Angeles on Friday, March 10. Along with us, you'll also get sets from RAGE Thormbones and Burning Ghosts!
A few weeks later, we'll be embarking on a 10 day jaunt throughout the Mid-Western US, visiting Phoenix, Santa Fe, Greeley, Omaha, Minneapolis, Madison, Chicago and possibly more. Be sure to follow us here and on the various SM outlets like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest updates. Cheers!

December 24, 2016 - We've recently finished recording our second album and will be touring the Mid-West in March 2017. Please check back here and on our various social media outlets for updates.

December 18, 2016 - Thanks to everyone in Santa Cruz, Reno, Salt Lake City, Pocatello, Missoula, Seattle, Portland, Arcata, San Francisco and Los Angeles who made it out to see us on this last tour. We'll see you all again soon.