Pontiak

Pontiak – “Ignorance Makes Me High” Video

Pontiak released a new album today by way of Thrill Jockey, and to celebrate, the band debuted a video for the song "Ignorance Makes Me…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 24, 2017 - 10:26 am

Pontiak – “Tomorrow Is Forgetting”

Virginia brother trio Pontiak are releasing a new album, Dialectic Of Ignorance, in a couple of weeks, their first new full-length since 2014’s INNONCENCE. They…
James Rettig | March 10, 2017 - 2:17 pm

Stream Pontiak NOPE / JEPPE EP (Stereogum Premiere)

The three Virginia brothers who make up Pontiak, the great heavy-psych power trio, opened up a brewery called Pen Druid Brewing earlier this summer, which…
Tom Breihan | September 11, 2015 - 12:32 pm

Pontiak – “Underneath Us Like A Snake”

After releasing the gut-kicking album INNOCENCE earlier this year, the brotherly Virginia psych-rock trio Pontiak (who are, full disclosure, friends of mine) are about to…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2014 - 2:37 pm

Pontiak – “We’ve Got It Wrong” Video (Stereogum Premeire)

The Virginia power trio Pontiak released INNOCENCE, an absolutely thunderous slab of majestic psych-rock, earlier this year, and we posted the album's title track and…
Tom Breihan | March 4, 2014 - 12:43 pm

Pontiak – “Wildfires” Video

Virginian brother trio Pontiak will release their new album, INNONCENCE, tomorrow, but first they've shared the contemplative video for "Wildfires." The low-key visuals find lead…
James Rettig | January 27, 2014 - 1:15 pm

Pontiak – “Wildfires”

The brotherly Virginia psych-rock power trio Pontiak -- who, full disclosure, are good friends of mine, though we'd still be covering them if they weren't…
Tom Breihan | January 17, 2014 - 1:54 pm

Pontiak – “Innocence”

The members of Pontiak are three impressively bearded brothers who live in rural Virginia and crank out titanic thundering slabs of psych-rock. They're also, full…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2013 - 4:52 pm

Pontiak – “Royal Colors” Video

Brotherly Virginia sludge-rock power-trio Pontiak is about to drop the new album Echo Ono; we posted the video for first single "Lions Of Least" last…
Tom Breihan | February 17, 2012 - 10:32 am

Pontiak – “Lions Of Least” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Late last year, we posted "Lions Of Least," the new slab of rumbling psychedelic thunder from Pontiak, the band made up of three heavily bearded…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2012 - 4:11 pm

Pontiak – “Lions Of Least”

The three dudes in Pontiak are brothers who live together on a compound farm sort of thing in Virginia and make awesomely heavy slabs of…
Tom Breihan | November 29, 2011 - 5:07 pm

New Pontiak Video – “Laywayed” + “Honey” MP3

Holtzclaw Road, Virginia brothers Pontiak teemed with fellow Thrill Jockeys Arbouretum for Kale, the split 12" that included originals along with John Cale covers like…
Brandon Stosuy | March 30, 2009 - 10:56 am

Arbouretum Cover John Cale

Baltimore-based Thrill Jockey crew Arbouretum and recent psych-rock signees Pontiak, three brothers originally from Virginia currently residing in Brooklyn, have teamed up for a 7-song…
Brandon Stosuy | August 5, 2008 - 4:24 pm