Man’s Body Unveils New Single “40 Oz. Kid”

“40 Oz. Kid” is the video from Trans-American “soft punk” trio Man’s Body’s second full-length album A Set Of Steak Knives. The video was directed by Steve Hanft, also responsible for Beck’s breakthrough video, “Loser.” The album was recorded at KooP in Queens, NY, Kingsize Sound Labs in Chicago, IL and Grandma’s Warehouse in L.A., CA, self-produced by the band. Man’s Body consists of vocalist Greg Franco (of Rough Church), and J. Niimi (of Ashtray Boy) on guitar as well as guitarist Marco Obaya, the former residing in Los Angeles and the latter two in Chicago. On the new album, they’re augmented by drummer Fredo Ortiz (Beastie Boys, Gogol Bordello, Los Lobos), violinist Kaitlin Wolfberg (H.E.R., WIld Honey Orchestra), and a host of other guest musicians.