Look Daggers
Artist Bio
Look Daggers
Ikey Owens (The Mars Volta) & 2Mex (Visionaries/SonGodSuns) are the Lookdaggers.

Timing has everything to do with the collaboration between 2Mex (Visionaries, Of Mexican Descent) and keyboardist Ikey Owens (The Mars Volta, Free Moral Agents). The initial idea came from “The Brand New Heavies” album “Heavy Rhyme Experience Vol. 1.” The concept was simple: a Hip-Hop album performed by human beings.

As the first sessions began, Ikey and 2Mex enlisted Matt Wingnal and his studio ”Tackyland” in suburban Long Beach, CA, to record the initial tracks (i.e. “Before You Say No,” “Falcon Gentle,” “Beautiful Freak”). Called in for these sessions were old friends: Marshall Goodman (Sublime/Long Beach Dub All-Stars), Sean Otero (Soul Hustlers), Pat Bailey (Breakestra/The Rebirth).

Finishing up the second half of the album, Ikey and 2Mex wanted to go for more rock inspired tracks and hooked up with now present and permanent band members Chris Clawson, Travis Laws, Mendee Ichikawa (Free Moral Agents), and later, Jesse Wilder (Teen Heroes, Forcefeild On) was added to their live band.
Also featured on the album SUFFER IN STYLE:

Pablo Hinojos-Gonzalez (The Mars Volta), Brent Hinds (Mastodon), Ray Barbee, Ryland Steen (Reel Big Fish),Stephan Hodges, Jonathon Hischke, Daedelus, Bob Forest (Thelonious Monster), Existereo (Shapeshifters)
Discography

Suffer In Style CD+DVD Deluxe Edition - Full Length
Before You Say No - 12in Vinyl Single
The Patience - EP
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Monday, March 12, 2007
Check out The Look Daggers new music video for "Call You Later" from the album "Suffer In Style" coming soon. Directed by Kip Hewitt who also directed and edited the Look Daggers "First Live Show" video.

The video's concept is from the Talking Heads DVD/Live Concert "Stop Making Sense."

Check out Look Daggers "Before You Say No" 7-inch vinyl available in music stores everywhere and in our online store. This is the only Look Daggers music available as of right now.

Look Daggers also doing a show April 4, 2007 @ The Airliner in Los Angeles. This might be one of the only times you'll get to see 2Mex & Ikey perform all their material together- DO NOT MISS THIS SHOW!

Click the link below to check out Look Daggers "Call You Later" music video on their myspace page....Read More
Wednesday, May 30, 2007
LOOK DAGGERS get the cover of L.A. Records magazine with a full interview. "The Patience" shirts and CDs available now- and for a Limited Time Only, when you purchase "The Patience" t-shirt, get the CD for free!!!

Check MYSPACE.COM/LOOKDAGGERS for the full interview in their blog or click the link below....Read More
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