THE PREAMBULATORS

BIOGRAPHY

The Preambulators are an American post-punk band, formed in 2018 in Elkridge, MD by vocalist MJ Wojewodzki and multi-instrumentalist Shelly Blake-Plock.

The Preambulators bring back 70s DIY punk… It may only stretch 1 minute 36 seconds long, but inspired by a 70s punk ethos, American alt-punk-pop two-piece The Preambulators nail it perfectly on 'I Can't Stop Driving My Car'.” — Little Indie Blogs

Inspired by punk and post-punk records by Patti Smith, Minutemen, PiL, and The Fall, the duo began recording songs characterized by politically-tinged witticisms, angular electric guitar and minimalist synth arrangements, and brevity. Looking for a window into their songwriting and recording philosophy? How about this: Their first single came out the day after the band was formed.

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