In the Green Room with Fancy Rat

Published Aug. 12, 2011 (Photo: Scott Braun) In the Green Room with Fancy Rat “I’ve always written about serious things taken lightly, because that’s who I am as a person,” says Fancy Rat frontman Brian Yoder. That sort of light-hearted absurdity is a common sentiment taken from one of the most sung-along-to live acts on […]

Local CD Review: Fancy Rat’s debut self-titled EP is a dance-happy hodgepodge of revelry

Published June 30, 2010 The latest band to emerge from Sarasota’s steam-gaining Finch House Collective started as a rough side project and has now come to fruition as the party-in-your-pants known as Fancy Rat. Frontman Brian Yoder set aside his experimental folk solo project JesusChryslerSupercar to join with bassist Adam Marret (previously of The Silent Film Exhibitionists Club), lead […]