Lithics is an American post-punk band hailing from Portland, Oregon. With their unique blend of angular guitar riffs, driving basslines, and propulsive drumming, they quickly gained a reputation for their distinctive sound within the underground music scene. Although they disbanded in August 2022, Lithics left a lasting impact on the genre with their raw energy and thought-provoking lyrics.
During their active years, Lithics drew inspiration from a diverse range of artists including Erik Nervous, Warm Bodies, B Boys, BB Eye, Drahla, Maraudeur, Gee Tee, Hierophants, Vintage Crop, Spread Joy, Smirk,Crack Cloud Stuck,French Vanilla Marbled Eye LIIEK Uranium Club Diode N0V3L and Omni. This eclectic mix of influences contributed to the band's ability to create music that was both familiar yet refreshingly original.
While Lithics may no longer be performing together as a band,Lithic's legacy lives on through their recordings and live performances. Their music continues to resonate with fans who appreciate their unapologetic approach to post-punk and experimental rock. Whether you're discovering them for the first time or revisiting their discography,Lithic's influence can still be felt today in the vibrant world of alternative music.