The Mesmerizing sound of The Muckers spreads widely in a delightful garden where God and Satan dance together.
Formed in the city of Tehran, Iran! before landing in NYC in the summer of 2017, where they’ve forged a reputation for an exhilarating live show. The Muckers are mainly influenced by 60’s Psychedelic-Rock and some elements of the 70’s Funk Era. front man and guitarist Emir Mohseni started to unleash funky and hypnotic arrangements of guitar that soon would be joined by Antony Azarmgin and his righteous bass. Together they played their first show in the US in July 3rd, 2017. Shortly after that, they met drummer John Zimmerman, whom sprawling glamorous style on the drums added a pounding heartbeat to the band. In this short period of time they’ve already supported bands like Jacuzzi Boys, The Nude Party and Shannon and The Clams. They started recording an album with producer Lucas Carpenter in October of 2017. After coming back from a 3 week tour across the nation, current guitar player Chris Cawley joined the band. . Dubbed “one of New York’s most exciting new bands” by DIY Magazine, Their debut EP "It's Better Without You" features 3 tracks boasting unapologetic funk-laden disco grooves tied together with early-aughts-MTV-era guitar licks, lauded “a record that shimmers with fire and possibility” in a Rolling Stone profile retracing the band’s formation, “a story of sacrifice, conviction and persistence against huge odds.” Recommended by KEXP's Cheryl Waters.