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meet crocodiles by ben bondy

Crocodiles are a noise pop band that started in San Diego, California after the demise their former punk bands Some Girls and The Plot To Blow Up The Eiffel Tower. I spoke with Brandon about what it’s like to be putting out their own music and tour life. Here’s what he has to say. Ben: Tell us a little bit about yourselves, how did Crocodiles come to be? What was it like growing up and being involved with the San Diego punk and hardcore scene? Brandon: Charles and I have spent the past decade, maybe even a little longer, playing in bands together. We started Crocodiles in 2008. I thought the punk scene in San Diego was a great environment to grow up in. It tended to be a bit weirder, more confrontational, and more liberal than a lot of scenes we’ve come across on tour. At least the micro-scene we were involved in growing up. Ben: Whenever I hear your music I always want to listen to the Jesus And Mary Chain right

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The Miscreant - Issue 41  

Featuring Jeffrey Lewis!