Fat Wreck Chords is thrilled to welcome Useless ID from Tel Aviv to the Fat family! We’ll be releasing their debut Fat album titled Symptoms on February 14th, 2012 and you can read what Fat Mike had to say about them below.
After being friends with and touring with Useless ID (terrible name for a band) for many years now, I decided to sign the Jews to Fat Wreck. Not because of those reasons, but because they made a kick ass record with Bill Stevenson and Jason Livermore. nuff said
All last week we doled out tracks from each album as free downloads; get them here.
Last but not least, check out the video below of Joey Cape getting his first glimpse of the reissues and giving a full rundown of everything that’s included.
Are you ready for a blast from the past? All last week we doled out cool remastered tracks of beloved LAGWAGON tunes in anticipation of the reissues’ release date on November 22nd. And now, feast your ears on an old long lost relic from LAGWAGON! Listen to the demo version of “Know It All” off Trashed and download it for free compliments of Filter Magazine.
Fat Mike and Melvin performed at Occupy SF yesterday. Check out this video where they played in front of cops:
…and at the campsite:
On November 22nd, we’ll be releasing the much anticipated LAGWAGON reissues of Duh, Trashed, Hoss, Double Plaidinum and Let’s Talk About Feelings. To celebrate, we will debut one remastered track from each album this week, starting with a download of “Angry Days” from Duh today. Additionally, Lagwagon will play their first show in over 3 years at Slim’s in San Francisco on December 17th, get tickets HERE, and check the rest of their tour dates for 2012 here!
Check out a video of Joey Cape giving the run down on the reissues HERE.
We are very sad to report the passing of Bad Astronaut’s drummer, Erik Herzog, an exceptionally talented musician and lifelong member of the Santa Barbara music scene. Our deepest condolences to Erik’s family and to our friends in Bad Astronaut: Joey, Marko, Todd, Angus, and Thom.
Don’t miss Zach Quinn from PEARS crooning to the masses on his solo tour! Dates here!
New interview with Jay from Frenzal Rhomb.
Mean Jeans are playing Portland tomorrow night!
TILT is playing day 1 at The Lookouting: A Celebration of Lookout Records at Gilman!
There’s a bunch of Fat bands on the Watch Dogs 2 game soundtrack! Give it a listen on their Spotify playlist.
Fat Mike talks to CBC News in Canada about the US Elections.
Stacey Dee from Bad Cop/Bad Cop talks with Dying Scene.