Band under the Victoria bridge

Toxic Bears (トクシックベアーズ) are an avant garage and experimental punk band out of Brisbane. The members are:

  • Mark Limb (Rapido Bear) - vocals, guitar
  • Josh Robertson (J-Bear) - guitar, vocals
  • Scott Brady (Scotty Bear) - bass, vocals
  • Jamie Coyle (JC Bear) - drums, vocals

In 2019, Toxic Bears completed the album Nine Meals. It was mastered by Jason Livermore (Propaghandi, the Descendents, All) at The Blasting Room in Colorado. Listen to it here.

Nine Meals album cover

The band had their album launch on the 17th of August at the The Milk Factory Bar. (The photos below are courtesy of Johnny Pong and Jordan Pearce. More can be found in the album launch photo gallery.)

Nine Meals album launch - band playing

Nine Meals album launch - more band playing

Nine Meals album launch - the audience

Toxic Bears’ adventures through Japan’s underground live music scene featured in The Guardian in 2015: 'No record label, no promotion, no merch, no reason not to tour Japan'. Would you like to know more?