If you were at the last Halloween Massacre then you may well have seen The Fucking Hate playing live. They were absolutely raging on the night!
This week, the 3 piece have delivered a 9 track album called Folkways Of Prehistoric Origin for you to listen to that is stuffed with crunching hardcore and is sounding amazing. Stream it from the player below and buy it from their Bandcamp page, donations are all welcome.
OFF! will be hitting the UK as part of their European tour in August.
As well as playing dates with Trash Talk and Fucked Up, the band which features Keith Morris (Black Flag/Circle Jerks), Dimitri Coats (Burning Brides), Steven McDonald (Redd Kross) and Mario Rubalcaba (Earthless/Hot Snakes/Rocket From the Crypt) will be hitting Hevy Festival and Reading and Leeds.
Here are the full dates and below is a live video of Full Of Shit to get you in the mood.
Aug 4 Rebellion Festival Blackpool
Aug 5 Thekla (w/Trash Talk) Bristol
Aug 6 Hevy Music Festival Kent
Aug 7 Wedgewood Rooms (w/Trash Talk) Portsmouth
Aug 25 XOYO (w/Fucked Up) London, England,
Aug 26 Leeds Festival
Aug 28 Reading Festival
Fucked Up have released their first ever music video.
Taken from their recently released album David Comes To Life, Queen of Hearts was shot in a remote schoolhouse in Canada. You can check out the full HD version by clicking here with the YouTube version below.
Meanwhile, Fucked Up have announced some August UK dates, including festival slots. Here they are:
Wednesday – 24 – UK, Portsmouth – Wedgewood Rooms
Thursday – 25 – UK – London, XOYO w/ OFF
Friday – 26 – UK – Leeds, Leeds Festival – NME Stage
Sunday – 28 – UK, Reading – Reading Festival – NME Stage
To celebrate the release of their third album, David Comes To Life, Matador Records are running a competition to win some rare goodies “compiled with love by the band”.
In keeping with this, the band are asking people to create something inspired by love, be it through writing, drawing or other ingenius mediums. Five ‘character’ designs have been distributed across a number of independent record stores and if you find a postcard, you should put your creation on the left and post it to the address below.
The band will judge all entries and the winner will get a signed, framed poster plus a goodie bag full to bursting. So, here are the record stores and the address to send your entries to. Get going!
DAVID COMES TO LIFE
17-19 ALMA ROAD
LONDON, SW18 1AA
Remember to add your email address and your chosen record store, otherwise we can’t get your prizes to you. The participating stores:
ACTION RECORDS – PRESTON
AMULET – (MAILORDER)
AVALANCHE – EDINBURGH
BANQUET – KINGSTON
BOOMKAT – (MAILORDER)
CRASH – LEEDS
DRIFT – TOTNES
HEAD – BIRMINGHAM
JUMBO – LEEDS
MONORAIL – GLASGOW
NORMAN RECORDS – (MAILORDER)
ONE UP – ABERDEEN
PICCADILLY RECORDS – MANCHESTER
RESIDENT – BRIGHTON
RISE – BRISTOL
ROUGH TRADE EAST – LONDON
ROUGH TRADE WEST – LONDON
ROUNDER – BRIGHTON
SISTER RAY – LONDON
SPILLERS – CARDIFF
Toronto punks Fucked Up have a brand new album penned into their release schedule for June 6th on Matador Records. David Comes To Life is Toronto’s will be the band’s 3rd long player and to celebrate this, there will be four MP3’s up for grabs online in the build up to the release with ‘The Other Shoe’ available right now to pick up from www.davidcomestolife.com
UK tour dates have been announced so get tickets now for the following shows in May:
06 – White Rabbit, Plymouth
07 – Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff (Matinee Show)
07 – The Croft, Bristol
08 – Institue, Birmingham
09 – The Well, Leeds
10 – Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh
11 – The Cluny, Newcastle
12 – Future Sonic – Sound Control, Manchester
20 – Stag and Dagger @ Village Underground, London
21 – Liverpool Sound City @ Kazimir, Liverpool