Moustache Prawn

Live Act Alt-Rock
Moustache Prawn - Alt-Rock Live Act in Fasano

Moustache Prawn Short Info

Moustache Prawn are a young psych-power trio hailing from Italy’s hot south-east, Puglia.
Their promising career began only a few years ago with the self-recorded, homonymous EP "Moustache Prawn". Thanks to this first output, they were selected for various national contests achieving great results, which then again lead to shows in numerous pubs, clubs and festivals, as well as significant opening shows.

The band wins Italia Wave Puglia 2011 and then Rockit indicates the band among 13 Revelations of the year, includes the song “Crucus” among “The best songs of the year”.
The band shared the stage with artists like Hugo Race & the True Spirit, the Graveltones, Diaframma, Bud Spencer Blues Explosion, Zen Circus, i Ministri and much more.

Their active and upcoming, likewise Apulian label Piccola Bottega Popolare releases in 2012 the first full-length album “Biscuits”, containing also the single “Never think so long”, whose video-clip gained immediately international awareness like a featuring on Rolling Stone’s homepage.

They start playing in Europe in 2012, performing at important festivals such as Reeperbahn Festival in Hamburg, Medimex in Bari and Liverpool Sound City in Liverpool, as well as various live clubs in Europe.

In June 2014 the band is indicated as Revelation Band of 2013 by MArteLive, one of the Italian biggest diffused multidisciplinary festival. Then starts the collaboration about Booking and new album Coproduction with MArteLabel, big independent Italian Label that already produced bands such as Nobraino and Management del Dolore Post Operatorio.

On February 2015, the band released “Erebus” in collaboration with Piccola Bottega Popolare and MArteLabel. It’s a Concept Album based on a short science fiction story set in Antarctic written by the singer and have attached an illustrated tale book.

On March 2015 the band is indicated as Revelation Live by the national club network KeepOn, they perform at SZIGET Festival in Budapest and on March 2016 they crossed European borders playing 3 gigs at SXSW in Austin (Texas), pop and rock music industry's most important annual event of the world.

Moustache Prawn are a young psych-power trio hailing from Italy’s hot south-east, Puglia.
Their promising career began only a few years ago with the self-recorded, homonymous EP "Moustache Prawn". Thanks to this first output, they were selected for various national contests achieving great results, which then again lead to shows in numerous pubs, clubs and festivals, as well as significant opening shows.

The band wins Italia Wave Puglia 2011 and then Rockit indicates the band among 13 Revelations of the year, includes the song “Crucus” among “The best songs of the year”.
The band shared the stage with artists like Hugo Race & the True Spi...

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Past Gigs Moustache Prawn

  • 03 | 2016 Numero 28/Austin SXSW
  • 03 | 2016 Palm Door on Sabine/Austin SXSW
  • 03 | 2016 International Day Stage/Austin SXSW
  • 08 | 2015 Budapest Sziget Festival

Discography Moustache Prawn

  • 2015 Erebus Album | Piccola Bottega Popolare/Marte Label
  • 2012 Biscuits Album | Piccola Bottega Popolare
  • 2011 Moustache Prawn EP |

Media

  • Video Moustache Prawn - Never Thi...
  • Video Moustache Prawn - Crucus
  • Video Solar - Moustache Prawn
  • Video Moustache Prawn - Goodbye Zero
  • Video Moustache Prawn - Something...

Origin

  • Fasano IT

Founded

  • 2011

Members

  • Leonardo Ostuni vocals/guitar
  • Ronny Gigante vocals/bass
  • Giancarlo Latartara vocals/drums