04.29.16: Our sixth release,"There Is A Reason", is now officially available for purchase!

Black and clear vinyl pressings available here.

Downloadable version available here


04.28.16 Check out our newest promotional video! Another track from the brand new EP releasing tomorrow. This one is called "I Wanna Take Her Home"

The Above - "I Wanna Take Her Home" from David Alan Horowitz on Vimeo.


02.04.16: Here it is! We are proud to present to you "Holding Back"; the lead track off our new 10" EP, "There Is A Reason". Coming March 2016 from Hidden Volume Records!

The Above - "Holding Back" from David Alan Horowitz on Vimeo.


07.30.14: We are thrilled to share the stage with Reigning Sound at Bowery Ballroom on August 28th. Get your tickets here!
06.24.14: New LP "Waterbury Street" out now on Teen Sound Records!! Order it HERE!Teen Sound The Above LP Vinyl

6.4.13: Flake Out 7" now available. Click the image below to purchase it:Georgia Peach Album Art 7" vinyl record

3.7.13: New video for Georgia Peach!

The Above - "Georgia Peach" from David Alan Horowitz on Vimeo.

Download this video for mobile devices in any of the following sizes:
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2.19.13: Our Georgia Peach is now available. Click the image below to purchase it:Georgia Peach Album Art 7" vinyl record

2.11.13: Just finished recording 13 new songs at the Rubber Tracks Studio. These will be released shortly after our thrid 7" single, "Flake Out" b/w "The Girl With The Peacock Tattoo."

2.07.13 We have a write up in the newest Bananas magazine. Read it here.

8.23.12: On Sept 15th, we will share the bill with The Woggles and The Insomniacs at Maxwell's! Purchase Tickets here.

7.23.12: It's finally here! Click the picture below to purchase our new 7" vinyl release:

the above 7" 45 rpm record cover

7.17.12: Just finished our video for "My Love," just in time for the arrival of the 7". We will announce online purchasing for this record shortly. Download this video for ipad and iphone here.

"My Love" Performed by The Above from David Alan Horowitz on Vimeo.


05.25.12: We are very sad to announce that our drummer of 2 years and dear friend, John Federico, is leaving The Above to move to Texas. He is an incredible drummer, and will be missed. Jason will take over on drums, and let Matt Marando play open slot on belly fiddle. Oh, and we're going to Canada again. Be good NYC, no parties!


04.25.11: Tonight we will play at the Nuggets edition of Copycat alongside Jay Vons and Lenny Kaye!!!

03.31.12: Tonight We open for . . . THE LYRES


02.1.12: filming a video for My Love, what will be our new single release


07.04.11: Going to Wisconsin for a few summer shows


06.10.11: On our Way to Canada for a tour!

4.13.11: This show was ACE. We played at the Power-Pop-A-Licious festival at Ashbury Lanes in New Jersey.

4.12.11: Our song "Bollywood Woman" was selected to be on the first Garagepunk Hideout Comp.

4.01.11: We have begun recording 9 new songs. Expect these to start popping up on several 7" releases at the end of May. Also: We are playing with the FLESHTONES tonight!

1.30.11: Our debut record was also named as an honorable mention on Terre T's best of 2010

1.13.11: Our record was named as one of the best of 2010 on this very tasteful garage rock blog!!! HEAR, HEAR!!!

1.13.11: Our debut record was named #7 Best albums of 2010 on Joe Belock's site

8.28.10: The Above are scheduled to play a show with the legendary Roky Erickson on 11/12/10 at Maxwell's in Hoboken NJ. Purchase tickets here

12.4.09: New video for "Don't Believe in the Light."

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