Formed in Manhattan, KS in 1995.

Radio station: Listen to music by Podstar

Past shows


Current Status: Played their 'farewell' show the summer of 2003.

Sound description: Very, very loud dual guitars, lots of vocal harmonies, Sabbathian rhythm section and lots of memorable hooks.

Influences: KISS, The Beatles, The Replacements, Guided By Voices, The Melvins

Similar to: The Get Up Kids, Ultimate Fakebook, The Anniversary, The People, Reggie and the Full Effect




Name Released Label
Album cover Podstar 1996 Noisome
Album cover Lovely 32 2002 Noisome


First formed while the members were in high school, Lawrence's Podstar finds every available way to extract energy from its lineup of dual guitars. The band's sophomore release "Lovely 32" further punctuates this statement by combining melodic hooks and harmonies with punk infectiousness.