Fat Wreck Chords confirmed that the label will be releasing the upcoming Tony Sly tribute album.
Tony was a fucking amazing songwriter and one of my dearest friends. His death was traumatic. Horrible. Iíve had friends die, but this was different. Tony wasnít finished. Iíve been putting together this tribute comp for some time. Itís incredible how many bands have called me wanting to be on it. Itís been my absolute privilege to put this together. What I wanted to show on this record is how amazing Tonyís songs are. You can tell a song is great when it can be done in any style and itís still great. Thatís what this comp is about. All the bands are doing No Use for a Name songs or...
Less Than Jake have officially returned to Fat Wreck Chords and are now signed with the label. The band's new full-length record will be released sometime in the Fall. Some new US tour dates with Pentimento and Hostage Calm can also be found in the replies.
Check out our interview with Johnny Bonnel from the Swingin' Utters over here. This year the band celebrates its 25th anniversary and will release Poorly Formed on February 19th through Fat Wreck Chords.
Itís got a good variety of music styles like the other records, but we tried different styles that we never really worked with before. A lot of that us to do with me and Jack [Dalrymple, formerly of Dead to Me and One Man Army] writing together for the first time so theyíre going to sound a little different from past Utters songs. His writing definitely comes through, but I think thatís a pretty good thing.
Night Birds will release a 4 song 7" titled Maimed for the Masses on May 7th through Fat Wreck Chords. The band will also be releasing a full-length later this summer and it will be released through Grave Mistake Records.
Old Man Markley will releaseDown Side Up on March 5th through Fat Wreck Chords. The record was produced by Fat Mike.
1) Blood on My Hands
3) Americaís Dreaming
4) Come Around Here
6) So Much More
7) Hard to Understand
8) Beyond the Moon
9) Hand Me Down
10) Up Side Down
12) Train of Thought
13) Too Soon for Goodnight
1) Librarians Are Hiding Something
3) Stuck In a Circle
4) Pour Beans
5) Iím a Little Bit Country
6) In a Video
7) Poorly Formed
8) Greener Grass
9) Temporary Contemporary
10) Take a Walk With the Postman
11) Military Barbara Billingsley
12) Dreadlock Dread Reggae
13) The Fake Rat of Dave Navarro
14) Sevita Sing