Devo

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(The De-Evolution Band)

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DEVO consists of Mark Mothersbaugh voice and synth keyboards, Gerald V. 'Jerry' Casale voice and bass, Bob Mothersbaugh 'Bob1' guitar, Bob Casale 'Bob2' guitar and synth keyboards. And over the years on drums Jim Mothersbaugh 1974 - 1976, Alan Myers 1976 - 1985, David Kendrick 1986 - 1990 and most recently Josh freese 1996 - present.


Devo (The De-Evolution Band) was a rock music band from Akron, Ohio whose music mingled kitsch science fiction themes, deadpan surrealist humor, satirical social commentary and thinly veiled sexual allusions in discordantly synthesized pop songs that often featured unusual time signatures. They proved hugely influential on new wave music, and to a lesser extent on punk rock and geek rock.