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Background information
Also known asPangea
Origin Santa Clarita, California [1]
Genres Garage punk, alternative rock, Indie rock
Years active2009-present
Labels Harvest Records [2]
Burger Records [3]
Olfactory Records [4]
Lost Sound Tapes [5]
Associated acts Meatbodies, Wand
MembersWilliam Keegan (guitar, vocals) [6]
Danny Bengston (bass) [6]
Erik Jimenez (drums) [6] Roland Cosio (guitar)
Past membersAdrian Chi Tenney
Cory Hanson

together PANGEA is an American indie rock band from Santa Clarita, California that is based out of Los Angeles, California. The group has released four full-length albums and is currently signed to Harvest Records. [7] [8]

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Harvest Records is a British record label belonging to Capitol Music Group, originally created by EMI, active from 1969 to present.



Together Pangea (stylized "together PANGEA") was formed in 2009 when longtime friends William Keegan and Danny Bengston met drummer Erik Jimenez at Cal Arts. [6] The group began playing several shows on the Cal Arts campus and as well as many local venues throughout Southern California. [6] [7] Originally formed as Pangea, the group was later forced to change their name to together PANGEA. [7] They released their debut record Jelly Jam in 2010 via Lost Sound Tapes. [7] Living Dummy, the group’s second full-length album was released in 2011 by the Burger Records label. [7] Following the release of the album, they began performing with Ty Segall, Mikal Cronin, Wavves, and The Black Lips. [7] Their first national tour, dubbed the Burgerama Caravan of Stars, saw them share the stage with Gap Dream, Cosmonauts, The Resonars, and Curtis Harding. [9] [10]

Ty Segall American musician and songwriter

Ty Garrett Segall is an American multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter and record producer. He is best known for his prolific solo career during which he has released ten studio albums, alongside various EPs, singles, and collaborative albums, including a 2012 release recorded with his live band billed as the Ty Segall Band and another from that same year with Tim Presley of White Fence. Segall is also a member of the bands Fuzz, Broken Bat, The CIA, and GØGGS, and is a former member of The Traditional Fools, Epsilons, Party Fowl, Sic Alps, and The Perverts.

Mikal Cronin American musician

Michael "Mikal" Patrick Cronin is an American musician and songwriter. He has released three solo albums and several singles. Cronin is also a member of the bands Okie Dokie, Epsilons, Party Fowl and Moonhearts, and occasionally plays bass guitar and adds backing vocals in Ty Segall's live band; he has also released an album and a single in collaboration with Segall. Cronin earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts in music from California Institute of the Arts.

Wavves band

Wavves is an American rock band based in San Diego, California. Formed in 2008 by singer-songwriter Nathan Williams, the band also features Alex Gates, Stephen Pope and Brian Hill.

In 2014, together PANGEA's third full length was released through Harvest Records. Titled Badillac, MTV called it one of the most anticipated indie releases of 2014. [11] The band set out on a national tour with Mozes and The Firstborn following the album release. [12]



TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positions
Bulls and Roosters
  • Released: August 25, 2017
  • Label: Nettwerk Records
  • Formats:
Living Dummy
  • Released: August 30, 2011
  • Label: Burger Records, olFactory Records
  • Formats: Vinyl, LP, Limited Edition
Jelly Jam
  • Released: 2010
  • Label: Lost Sound Tapes
  • Formats: Cassette, Limited Edition

Extended plays

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positions
The Phage
  • Released: 2015
  • Label: Burger Records
  • Formats: Vinyl, CD, Cassette
Killer Dreams
  • Released: 2012
  • Label: Lauren Records, Ghostbot Records
  • Formats: Vinyl, 7”EP
Never not Know Nothing
  • Released: 2010
  • Label: Stress Domain
  • Formats: Vinyl, 7"EP
Pangea/Harvest Moon Society
  • Released: 2009
  • Label: Stress Domain
  • Formats: Vinyl, Split: 7”EP

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