There is more than one artist with this name. 1. An American psychedelic indie band. 2. A Brazilian rock band. 1. Automata is a four piece act from Chicago, IL. Since the release of their self-produced debut EP Microcosm, Automata has been playing shows relentlessly. 2. Automata is a 5-piece rock act hailing from Salvador, Brazil. They have been around for 3 years, have released a promo CD and an acclaimed debut album. The album, "Indivíduo-Ação", was produced by the band itself and mastered by engineer Alan Douches (Sepultura, Yes, Bad Brains, Snapcase, The Chemical Brothers).