Ima Robot
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Background information
Origin Los Angeles, CA, USA
Genres Power pop, art rock
Labels Virgin/EMI Records, Werewolf Heart Records
Years active Late 1990s-present
Current members Alex Ebert
Timmy Anderson
Filip Nikolic
Jason Taylor
Jonas Petri Megyessi
Orpheo McCord

Ima Robot are an American band based in Los Angeles, California that formed in the late 1990s.

The band were a support act for Duran Duran in 2005.

Background informationEdit

Following vocalist Alex Ebert's previous band The Lucky 13's breakup, Ima Robot formed in the late 1990s and signed with Virgin Records.

The band's other original members were Timmy "The Terror" Anderson, Oliver "Oligee" Goldstein, Justin Meldal-Johnsen, and the drummer Joey Waronker. Meldal-Johnsen and Waronker were sought-after musicians who had played with Beck before joining Ima Robot.

On 6 September 2003, Ima Robot released their first full-length album, the self-titled Ima Robot. The album featured the singles "Dynomite" and "Song #1" (released in the UK only).

On 12 September 2006, the band released their second album Monument to the Masses, which featured the singles "Creeps Me Out" and "Lovers in Captivity".

The band played six songs live on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic on 6 January 2011.

Current membersEdit

  • Alex Ebert - lead vocals
  • Timmy Anderson - guitar
  • Filip Nikolic - bass guitar
  • Jason Taylor - keyboards
  • Jonas Petri Megyessi - guitar, percussion
  • Orpheo McCord - drums
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