The rise of Acid Dad has truly been a trip. The Brooklyn group leaped from self-releasing singles to a first tour including several SXSW shows. Catch one of Acid Dad’s notoriously riotous shows later this month at MOTR with Louisville’s indie rock outfit Voodoo Economics.
Acid Dad first came on the scene in 2015, after releasing tracks from their upstate New York studio. The band quickly built a buzz in the Brooklyn scene, gaining high praise from the likes of Stereogum and Consequence of Sound for their first EP, Let’s Plan a Robbery (2016). The group ran with this momentum to a nationwide tour,