New album out today! The Qualia “Medusa Session!

So The Qualia has a new album!! Ok, it’s actually an EP but it’s super unique… we went upstate to hide out in a barn in Medusa NY for a weekend and brought tons of shit with us. Recording gear, cameras, lights, instruments… dogs. Everything. We set out to capture the energy this band has […]

The Qualia’s new album “Cotillion Knives” is out TODAY!

The Qualia have just released our new record, Cotillion Knives. Check it out at your favorite digital media place!

The Qualia, just released our new record, Cotillion Knives. Check it out at your favorite digital media place! You can buy / listen to the record at www.thequalia.com. iTunes, Google Play, Youtube, Apple Music, Spotify and […]

The Qualia – Volcanoe (Medusa Session)

Recorded live in Medusa, NY. Song originally on the album “Secret Weapon” by The Qualia. Audio by Tim Durland. Video by Will McCutcheon.

The Qualia – Captain of Industry (Medusa Session)

Recorded live in Medusa, NY. Song originally on the album “Secret Weapon” by The Qualia. Audio by Tim Durland. Video by Will McCutcheon.

The Qualia – They Catch Up (Medusa Session)

Recorded live in Medusa, NY. Song originally on the album Cotillion Knives by The Qualia – release date August 12, 2016. Audio by Tim Durland. Video by Will McCutcheon.

The Qualia – Out For Blood (Medusa Session)

Recorded live in Medusa, NY. Song originally on the album Cotillion Knives by The Qualia – release date August 12, 2016. Audio by Tim Durland. Video by Will McCutcheon.

The Qualia – Don’t Change (Medusa Session)

Recorded live in Medusa, NY. Song by M. Hutchence, A. Farriss, T. Farris, J. Farris, K. Pengilly, G. Beers. Audio by Tim Durland. Video by Will McCutcheon.

New single “Out for Blood” from The Qualia OUT NOW!

Our first single from our upcoming record has JUST BEEN POSTED! Wanna hear what The Qualia have been up to? CHECK IT OUT NOW!

“They Catch Up” by The Qualia

“They Catch Up” by The Qualia from Tim Durland on Vimeo.

NYC Event: The Qualia LIVE @ Pianos, Jan 31st!

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WHEN: Friday, January 31 at 10:45 p.m. WHERE: Pianos NYC WHAT: The Qualia, bringing you an evening of music, merriment, and mild social anxiety. We’ve got a BRAND NEW SONG, and it’s VERY EASY TO PLAY, so it’s going to be great. Come by for stories, songs, and friends. HOW MUCH: $10

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NYC Event: The Qualia LIVE @ Pianos Jan 10th!

WHEN: Friday, January 10 at 7:45 p.m.WHERE: Pianos NYC (http://www.pianosnyc.com)WHAT: The year is already 10 days old, and nothing good has happened in it. Fix that by coming to our show! We’ll play OLD SONGS, NEW SONGS, and GREAT SONGS. Don’t make the same mistake you made on January 10, 2013 – come out to […]

Spill Magazine, The – The Qualia “Memorial Gore” (2011)

The QualiaMemorial Gore (EP)WTII Records

Sometimes musical genres undermine the artistic range of bands, and other times they are more ambiguous than they are specific and fail to accurately classify the band’s music. The Qualia find themselves under the vast umbrella of Electro/Pop, which invokes an all too common expectation for what the music will […]

NYC Event: Nov. 5th! The Qualia LIVE @ Trashbar!

We, The Qualia (Lars, Chvad, Rossen, and Zakai) are playing at The Trash Bar on the evening of November 5. We’re going to be hanging out at the bar before we go on, so come on over, hang out, and then stick around for the karaoke festivities after our show. It’s going to be […]

Chvad SB on NBC? Or Reviewing “RED” and pimping The Qualia.

Chvad SB reviews the new Bruce Willis movie RED with show host Scott Ross for NBC’s POPCORNBIZ this week. It’s all over the interwebs, broadcast, cable and NYC cabs all next week starting this Friday. Oh yeah… what’s that cool band I’m pimping? The Qualia? Playing when? Nov. 5th? Where? Trashbar in Brooklyn? […]

10/01/10 – The Qualia LIVE! – Trash Bar – Brooklyn, NY

Who The Qualia LIVE! When Friday, October 1, 2010 7:30pm – 21+ Where Trash Bar (map) 256 Grand Street Brooklyn, NY, USA 11211 Other Info We, The Qualia (Lars, Chvad, Rossen, and Zakai) are back for an early Friday night show with tons of special twists, turns, surprises, and whatnot. OPEN BAR! Shortly after we start playing there will be an open bar (from 8 – 9) or so, so this show is an economical and enjoyable way to start your Friday night.

EXCLUSIVE, 1-OF-A-KIND T-SHIRT GIVE-AWAY THING! We’re printing up one (1) t-shirt featuring a variation of the “dilapidated tugboat”** poster for this show. Maybe you’ll be the lucky recipient of this one (1) t-shirt. You have to be in it (the show) to win it (the t-shirt), so come by!

NEW SONG! We’re playing a new song!

Cover’s 7 bucks, there’s an open bar while we’re playing, and it’s a Friday, so there’s really no reason not to come and bring all your friends. Start your evening with us. It’s going to be a blast. Come and participate!

**Amazing photo provided by Heather Bondra and rad design by Lars Casteen!

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NYC Event: The Qualia LIVE Friday Oct. 1st @ Trash Bar!

We, The Qualia (Lars, Chvad, Rossen, and Zakai) are back for an early Friday night show with tons of special twists, turns, surprises, and whatnot.

OPEN BAR! Shortly after we start playing there will be an open bar (from 8 – 9) or so, so this show is an economical and enjoyable way […]

08/11/10 – The Qualia live w/Plush Guns – The Delancy – New York, NY

Who The Qualia live w/Plush Guns When Wednesday, August 11, 2010 8:00pm – 21+ Where Delancey, The (map) 168 Delancey Street New York, NY, USA

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07/17/10 – The Qualia LIVE! – Santos Party House – New York, New York

Who The Qualia LIVE! When Saturday, July 17, 2010 7:15pm – 21+ Where Santos Party House (map) 96 Lafayette St New York, NY, USA 10013

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HeaveMedia – The Qualia “Secret Weapon” (2010)

The Qualia Lulls Listeners Into Alternate Consciousness The Qualia’s second release is uninspiring. By: Mike Stern

How did we ever function without Wikipedia? According to the ultimate resource on everything the word Qualia is a term used by philosophers to describe the subjective quality of conscious experiences. It is not, as I had initially suspected, […]

Too Many Sebastians – The Qualia “Secret Weapon” (2010)

The Qualia is an electro-pop band from New York. They got in contact with us after we posted some stuff from The Diogenes Club, because they have a remix from them. As we are already gathering, The Diogenes Club only do ‘very good’ and this remix is exactly that.

ニューヨークのエレクトロポップバンドThe Qualia。どうやら彼らはThe Diogenes Clubのリミックスをつくったようで、私達がポスト後に連絡を頂きました。The Diogenes […]

No Modest Bear – The Qualia “Secret Weapon” (2010)

Den Brooklyn-baserade elektropop-trion The Qualia har under en tid svävat någonstans i utkanten av NMB-radarn, främst på grund av brist på mp3or. Från och med nu befinner de sig dock precis mitti, för idag kom äntligen lite nya låtar som er käre björn ska få dela med sig av. Anledningen till att det nu […]

“Nevada’s Greatest Man”, The Qualia live @ Sullivan Hall, NYC. 2009.03.25

“Station Wagons”, The Qualia live 2009.12.19 @ The Sweatshop, Brooklyn, NY.

NYC Event: Dec. 19; The Qualia LIVE at The Sweatshop!

Hey! It’s December, and we’re back with another show, and this time it is FREE. Here’s the story:

We’re doing something different this time. In addition to wanting to put on another show for you guys, we wanted to get some live video shot to go along with our new record coming out this February, […]