Pariah Piranha was born in feb of 2006. the band released feel my face noise independently in May 2007 followed by the release of animus unanimous in 2008 on queer control records. QCR is an independent non-profit record label for the LGBTIQQ community. pariah piranha plays regularly throughout northeastern united states and toured the west coast twice with queer control labelmates in 2008. pp has played a variety of events such as phasefest, ladyfest baltimore, fabulosa fest, and mondo homo. the group’s first music video for the single “r ‘n’ arg” off feel my face noise debuted on logo in 2008. filmed in new york city, the video was directed by critically acclaimed indie filmmaker bug davidson. pp has graced the stage and toured with notable acts including 8 inch betsy, boyskout, the degenerettes, don caballero, donita sparks and the stellar moments, girl in a coma, nicky click, the old haunts, screaming females, tough tough skin, as well as several others.
The band is now primed to release their highly anticipated third full-length album, titled people people on September 1st, 2009. people people, was produced by tony maimone who is known for his bass playing (pere ubu, book of knots, they might be giants) and for his production work for many acts including the shondes album the red sea.