Acid Dad

Acid Dad is an American alternative-rock band composed of singer-guitarists, Vaughn Hunt and Sean Fahey, and drummer, Trevor Mustoe. Vaughn first started recording the band in his Bushwick, NY basement releasing singles “Brain Body” and their first EP, Let’s Plan a Robbery. Appearing live in the New York City rock scene in 2016, Acid Dad quickly moved to a world stage with their self-titled debut album, released by Greenway Records in 2018.

During 2020, the band spent their time building a new studio space in Queens, NY, while continuing to independently produce all their own music, art and even building their own guitars. With a new space and vision, the band produced their second LP, Take It From The Dead, released in June 2021 by Brooklyn’s Greenway Records and psych powerhouse LEVITATION’s label, The Reverberation Appreciation Society.

Take It From The Dead features an array of different influences ranging from '90s neo-psych, modern post-punk, and '70s rock-n-roll. Acid Dad has crafted a record that sounds new, yet feels nostalgic. In contrast to their earlier work, they make use of slower tempos and expand their sound to include songs that are both more intricate and more hypnotic. To accompany the new record, the band spent the last year collaborating with video artist Webb Hunt, producing psych and glitch art videos that form a visual counterpart to the dreamy distortions of their sound.

Acid Dad is Vaughn Hunt (guitars and vocals), Sean Fahey (guitars and vocals), and Trevor Mustoe (drums).

Upcoming Shows


Oct
11
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7th St Entry
Oct
11
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7th St Entry

Past Shows


Nov
4
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2018
7th St Entry
Nov
4
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2018
7th St Entry

Acid Dad

with Products, Black Satori and Go For Retro
Mar
28
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2018
7th St Entry
Mar
28
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2018
7th St Entry

Acid Dad

with France Camp and Go For Retro

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