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Hairy Apes BMX

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Origin  Austin, Texas
Albums  Expatriape
Years active  1999 - present
Genres  Jazz, Funk
Associated acts  Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle Malachy Papers Billy Goat
Awards  Independent Music Award for Best Song - Regional Poll Austin
Members  Mike Dillon, Dave Abbruzzese, Zac Baird, John Speice, JJ Richards

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Hairy Apes BMX is an Austin, Texas, USA-based band playing an eclectic mix of rock, jazz, Latin, afro-funk, hip-hop, and punk. They won the Austin Regional Poll at The 1st Annual Independent Music Awards. According to Dillon, the band's name refers to humans all being "just a bunch of hairy apes" and BMX stands for "butt-moving experience".


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Current members

  • Mike Dillon - vibraphone, percussion, vocals
  • John Speice - drums, percussion
  • J.J. Richards - bass, vocals
  • E. Clarke Wyatt - keyboards
  • Past members

  • Dave Abbruzzese (formerly of Pearl Jam) - drums, keyboards, production
  • Zac Baird - keyboards, vocals
  • Discography

  • Expatriape 1999
  • Out Demons 2000
  • Beautiful Seizure 2003
  • Songs

    Burning Down the House2005
    Air Nut Landing Strip2002
    Speed Queen


    Hairy Apes BMX Wikipedia

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