The Mantis Opera

Live Act Artrock Electro
The Mantis Opera - Artrock Electro Live Act in London

The Mantis Opera Short Info

Originally founded as the solo project of Allister Kellaway, The Mantis Opera has grown into an experimental, electronic four-piece.
Likened to Tame Impala and Battles, The Mantis Opera have created a unique sound with their first release CURTSIE, combining delicate melodies, complex rhythms with progressive electronic arrangements. They draw influences from a diverse array of artists from the likes of Deerhoof to Portishead. they are currently putting together a new EP to be released early next year.

Past Gigs The Mantis Opera

  • 02 | 2016 London Birthdays, Dalston
  • 01 | 2016 London New Cross Inn
  • 01 | 2016 Brighton Green Door Store
  • 12 | 2015 London Rye Wax, Peckham
  • 11 | 2015 London The Bird's Nest, Deptford

Discography The Mantis Opera

  • 2013 CURTSIE EP |


  • Sound I Never Went Surfing
  • Sound Rant
  • Sound Seven Minutes Are Up
  • Sound Sing Clown!
  • Sound Curtsie
  • Sound 8 Versus


  • London GB


  • 2014


  • Allister Kellaway Vocals, Guitar, Electronics
  • Louis Crump Bass, Keys
  • Henry Nicholson Guitar, Keys
  • Ed Bernez Drums