Praise for THE MONSTER WITHIN.... 'Six out of seven sponges.' -Evil Sponge 'An album of strange and compelling pop.' -Emptybottle.com 'A fun journey to nasty.' -Roctober Magazine 'Forays into pop brilliance.' -Tinyvoices.co.UK 'Lovely obsession with marrying Blur, XTC and Husker Du.' - Smother.net. BAND BIO Recent Photo is a quirky Chicago-based noise-pop-rock outfit that puts on lively shows integrating karaoke dance musics, noise toy textures, and fake instrument playing with more traditional guitar pop-rock performance. The foursome consists of fuzz bassist and frontman Derek (formerly with Food, Mant, Peep, and Phenomenal Cat), former ballerina and drummer (and Metapuffs member) Candy, noisist/thereminist Joe (formerly with Tinkerband and Gunshop), and lead and rhythm guitarist Tris (also of Metapuffs).