THE FANTASTIC PLASTICS
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The Fantastic Plastics are a Sci-Fi Pop band based in Brooklyn, New York. Describing themselves as “The Future of The Future”, the Fantastic Plastics mix new wave, synth punk, and electro elements with Orwellian and Sci-Fi inspired lyricism. The band is a two piece live act, featuring video installations, custom costumes, and sing-along anthems.
The Fantastic Plastics have performed at festivals like SXSW, CMJ Music Marathon, Pygmalion Festival, and Northside Festival in Brooklyn. The band has been featured by AllThingsGo, BlankTV, AXS, Diffuser.FM, The Village Voice, Baeble Music, The Deli and more. In 2015, they released their Debut LP Devolver on Altercation Records, with singles “Overtime!” and “Troublemaker”. In 2016, they released the evolutionary EP Invasion featuring lead single “TV Head”.
Formed in 2009 in Champaign, Illinois, the Fantastic Plastics relocated to Brooklyn in 2012. The live show consists of Miranda Plastic on Moog Synth, Theremin, and Vocals with Tyson Plastic on Guitar and Vocals. “Fifth Beatle” Dylan Plastic provides studio drums, bass, samples, video editing, and mesmerizing video installations.
“Is sci-fi pop a genre? It is now, with Brooklyn duo The Fantastic Plastics’ wonderfully weird, dystopian “TV Head.” – All Things Go
“"While they’re sure to delight nostalgia seekers, the band’s catchy, fun tracks have a wide appeal that’s sure to draw in even the most discerning Brooklynite” – Delicious Audio
“The band sounds like Elvis Costello had a baby with Devo but that baby was stolen from home and raised by garage rock vinyl enthusiasts” – Baeble Music
“Blown away is an understatement - their infectious energy, amazing dance moves, and tunes reminiscent of Devo and the B52’s combine into a forcefield of bloody awesome.” – Left Bank Mag