New My Robot Friend Video – “Robot High School”

My Robot Friend, the stage name for one-robot band Howard Robot, somehow got caught up in the whole electroclash thing in ’02 (approximately that month when New York Mag had WIT on the cover), but forget all that. You should check the laptop-laced double-bass blues from MRF’s full-length debut Hot Action!

My Robot Friend – “Why Won’t You Call Me Back?” (MP3)

… and then watch this clip for a new cut from Robot’s forthcoming album. It’s black and white and red-paint water-ballooned all over. That black ball is a star! And possibly held in place with magnets?

Robot rock:

My Robot Friend – “Robot High School” (MP3)

Robot High School is out soon on Soma Records.