The Mantles

Stream The Mantles All Odds End (Stereogum Premiere)

The Mantles are not one of those rock bands that will blow you away with momentous gestures or spectacular demonstrations of power. The Bay Area…
Chris DeVille | October 8, 2015 - 9:56 am

The Mantles – “Hate To See You Go”

The Bay Area psych-pop band the Mantles will release a new album this October on their local label, Slumberland. We've already heard two guitar-driven songs…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 23, 2015 - 3:13 pm

The Mantles – “Police My Love

Bay Area five-piece the Mantles play starry-eyed psychedelic pop fast enough that it almost sounds like punk rock -- or, at least, like the mid-'60s…
Tom Breihan | September 10, 2015 - 12:18 pm

The Mantles – “Doorframe” (Stereogum Premiere)

The Mantles have a breezy retro sound: a bit of Woods' psychedelic inclination, a pinch of Real Estate jangly/languid guitars, a subdued trace of new…
Misha Sesar | August 27, 2015 - 10:06 am

The Mantles – “Memory” (Stereogum Premiere)

The Mantles are one of many fine rock bands in the Bay Area with their own unique twist on jangly, infectious garage-psych. New single "Memory"
Chris DeVille | October 6, 2014 - 9:49 am

The Mantles – “Shadow Of Your Step” (Stereogum Premiere)

San Francisco garage tweakers the Mantles are gearing up for the summer release of their sophomore LP Long Enough To Leave and "Shadow Of Your…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 28, 2013 - 12:01 pm

Woodsist Fest @ The Echo & Echoplex, Los Angeles 6/15/10

Over the last few years the Woodsist label's put together an impressive roster : Real Estate, Kurt Vile, Ganglians, and, of course, 'Gum Bowl headliner…
jessica | June 16, 2010 - 6:00 pm

SXSW 2010: The Wrap Up

We saw a bunch of bands this past week. Not every set was memorable, but there were more than enough highlights to make the stiff…
stereogum | March 23, 2010 - 11:42 am