Ted Leo + The Pharmacists are an American rock band formed in 1999 in Washington, D.C. and currently recording for Matador Records. They have released five full-length studio albums and have toured internationally. Though the group's lineup has fluctuated throughout their career, singer/guitarist Ted Leo has remained the band's main songwriter, creative force, and only constant member. The group's music combines elements of punk rock, indie rock, traditional rock, and occasionally folk music and dub reggae. Their most recent album, Living with the Living, was released in March 2007.
"The Brutalist Bricks" is their upcoming sixth album which to be released March 9, 2010 by Matador Records. It will be the band's first album for Matador Records.