Psychotic Reaction

Psychotic Reaction

 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA

Oklahoma garage psych from the loins of Howlin' Wolf. goes good with Dead Meadow, The Black Angels, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Thee Oh Sees, Ty Segall, Verbena, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Soledad Brothers, ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead and Brian Jonestown Massacre.


Psychotic Reaction (est. 2007) is a garage/psych act from rural towns across southern Oklahoma. Often praised for their raw powered live show and involvement with the crowd,deeply rooted in delta blues music, 60's garage rock, 70's and 80's noise punk Influenced by bands such as the Yardbirds,The Sonics, Chocolate Watchband, The Stooges, MC5, Sonic Youth, 13th floor elevators, spacemen 3, Skip James, Black Flag, Radio Birdman, Pussy galore, the Gun club and Loop to name a few.

in 2010 P.R. released their debut LP "I Don't Know How To Tell You This But Here's...Psychotic Reaction " on Zanzibar Records and made a music video for the single "Generation Blues" at the legendary Hi-Lo Club in Oklahoma City.

2011 to present the recording of their sophomore album "Turtles Reaction:Covered in Punks Blood"(in tribute to their original guitarist and close friend Turtle and taken from the Queens of the Stone Age song "Covered in Punks Blood") took place at Breathing Rhythm Studios with little to zero overdubs. The band focused on its fierce live sound recording all 9 Tracks live including 2 other tracks recorded live at admiral court studios. the album is expected to drop in early 2012. April 2011 P.R. Played the Norman Music Festival for the fourth year in a row. in Sept. 2011 They preformed at Goner Fest 8 in Memphis doing gorilla shows on street corners outside Goner Records during the festival. future plans include SXSW, Austin Psych Fest and the recording of the third double disc LP "The Sound out of Space." (influenced by H.P. Lovecraft)


Cave Stomp!

Written By: Dacus/Layton

v1: Waking up to nothing at all
Staring at my blank white wall
Walking around so aimlessly
gotta shake from this dependency
I cant live any old way
thats why I live in a cave!



"I Don't Know How To Tell You This But Here's...Psychotic Reaction LP" (2010 Zanzibar Records)

"Cave Stomp!" Split 7" with The Electric Primadonnas (2012)

"Turtles Reaction: Covered In Punks Blood LP" (2012)