The wait is over! face to face’s heralded return to Fat Wreck Chords—Protection—is officially out today! You can blast their new record at The Big Takeover, Spotify or Bandcamp. When you’re done and can’t get their songs out of your head, order the record already! Trust us, or trust the tastemakers; Brooklynvegan gave it a nod in their notable releases this week. Protection is collecting stellar reviews—just read this one over at Dyingscene and another at Punknews. For further insight into the process of how they tackled writing and recording their latest opus, read this interview, and another here. Can’t get enough? You can watch their scorching new video for “Bent But Not Broken” on our Youtube Channel. Then, check out their tour dates which include a number of festivals including Musink, Groezrock, Punk Rock Bowling, and Punkspring!
The wait is over! Listen to a brand new PEARS song right now! The title track from Green Star is now streaming at Brooklynvegan. Green Star is PEARS’ hotly anticipated second full-length, and we’ll be unleashing it on April 1st. Pre-order your copy right now! Don’t miss them on tour, dates here!
face to face is set to release their new album, Protection, on March 4th, but you can stream it in its entirety right now by heading to The Big Takeover! And as you’ll hear, with the balance of pop hooks, blistering guitars and rallying choruses, Protection is a return to band’s roots on this, their 25th anniversary. Grab your copy today. Then, check out their tour dates which include a number of festivals including Musink, Groezrock, Punk Rock Bowling, and Punkspring!
Protection, the fantastic new face to face album, doesn’t come out until next week, Friday March 4th to be precise. But today we’re really excited to present the video for “Bent But Not Broken,” the first song on the album. Deutschland, go to Noisey. Rest of the world, Substream should do the trick. If you haven’t grabbed a copy of Protection, you can do so here! Then, check out their tour dates which include a number of festivals including Musink, Groezrock, Punk Rock Bowling, and more to be announced!
With the South By Southwest music festival only a few weeks away, Fat Wreck Chords is extremely excited to announce our official 2016 SXSW Showcase! Lay your eyes on this sick poster designed by Patt Whelan! In addition, NOFX, Night Birds and toyGuitar will be playing a few extra shows around the area and you can view those dates right here! Stay tuned for announcements on more Fat happenings in Austin.
CJ Ramone interview with The Seeker outta Cornwall, Canada!
Bad Cop / Bad Cop are playing tonight at the Whiskey in LA!
Lane Pederson, drummer of Dillinger Four, is a partner in a new custom drum maker, Ellis Drum Company.
CJ Ramone hits the road tomorrow!
Happy Lagwagon Day! Joey Cape talks to Noisey about the significance of May 16th!