Young Creatures, alternately known as “the Creetch”, make surreal, ethereal music
that combines elements of shoegaze, psychedelic rock, indie, and pop. This Los
Angeles quartet toe the line between blissful dreamy pop and psychedelic indie rock.
After dropping two EPs in 2012 and 2013, the band released their self-produced full-
length debut Fear All The Things in 2014, solidifying the band’s sound and ethos as a
psychedelic pop-rock group. After some touring across North America, 2017’s The
Future is Finally Now was recorded at singer Mike Post’s brand-new recording studio
MooseCat Recording. The album featured a more diverse set of songs that
showcased a more adventurous aesthetic for the band. This was followed up by a 7”
single with the songs “Something I Don’t Know” and “Prisoner of Escape”, which was
also recorded at MooseCat and released on vinyl by Nomad Eel Records in 2018.
These songs once again find the band expanding upon their sound with more
Young Creatures currently consists of singer/guitarist Mike Post, guitarist/vocalist
Andrew Gleason, drummer Michael Escalante and bassist Donald Fisher. A proudly
DIY band, Young Creatures have toured major cities all over North America and
gotten attention from several publications, including Classic Rock Magazine, LA
Weekly, OC Weekly, Buzz Bands LA, and What Youth. In LA they’ve played venues
like The Bootleg, The Echo, and had residencies at the The Satellite. They also put on
their very own “Creature Feature Festival” at the Hi-Hat in Los Angeles in November
2018. They’ve done performances for Daytrotter, Converse Rubber Tracks, Balcony
TV, Sofar Sounds, & Jam in the Van. Their music has been featured in television
shows and independent films, as well as on repeated plays on terrestrial radio
stations such as Los Angeles’ 88.5 KCSN. They are currently performing shows and
also working on material for a new full-length album.