MegaThought (2008 – 2012)

MegaThought is mainly Clay Chaplin, and Aaron Drake but sometimes includes Lewis Keller, and Phil Stearns depending on when they are in Los Angeles. We make live improvised skronk music together using a combination of sound making sources including laptops, percussion, guitar, voice, no input mixer, record players, hacked electronics, pedals, etc

February 17th, 2012 @ Transmigrations concert series @ Beyond Baroque in Venice, CA
June 4th, 2011 @ Decay Fest concert series @ Beyond Baroque in Venice, CA
December 7th, 2008 @ ISIM – International Society for Improvised Music Series, Denver, CO
December 6th, 2008 @ Mercury Cafe, Denver, CO
December 6th, 2008 @ Owselys Golden Road Big Country BBQ, Denver, CO
December 5th, 2008 @ Andenken Gallery, Denver, CO


Equation of State is a recording from 2011 that was released as a part of a compilation called Simulacra on the Khalija label.

Noise Drone Skronk is a recording from January of 2010
Here’s a photo from the Noise Drone Skronk recording session