The Mothermold is a mother-and-daughter rock duo.
Visual artist Lalena Fisher, formerly of NYC’s
The Color Guard and The Hissyfits,
plays guitar while aspiring doctor Angel kicks serious butt
on drums. They named their project after the supportive outer shell of a
sculptural mold, as a metaphor for their relationship.
The Mothermold is an experiment in superimposing a mother-daughter
bond on the stereotypically male “rock band” trope.
Both sing and write the songs, some of which are more grown-up and others are more
kid-driven. The Mothermold’s sound fuses metal, punk, prog and pop,
with musings on space, genetics, bad hotels, heroines, and growing up.
CONTACT: Email Fish (at) LalenaFisher (dot) com
SHOW DATES: All shows are FREE and ALL-AGES.
Sunday, March 8, Noon - Thicket Food Park, 7800 S 1st St. (near Dittmar) in South Austin. Come relax under the trees. If you're hungry, choose from vegan, Italian, Tex-Mex, Hawaiian, and more. Or just grab delicious coffee! Or BYOB.
Friday, March 20, Time TBA - Girls Rock Austin SXSW Day Party at Batch Craft Beer & Kolaches. with Queue Queue and a bunch of other great bands! 3220 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78723.
For last-minute updates, please see The Mothermold Facebook page.
Videos below and on our YouTube channel.
"Mary Jane" uses the classic girls' shoe as a marker for the various stages of "becoming a woman" (as Simone de Beauvoir put it). Buckle up!
"Because I Said So!"