Entries Tagged ‘Deathwish Inc.’

You Indie Feature: Patrick Kindlon of Self Defense Family

(Editor’s note: I originally wrote this story for Ghettoblaster Magazine, issue 37.) Self Defense Family lyricist/vocalist Patrick Kindlon is a complex dude.  Part comedian, part curmudgeon he is self-critical, idiosyncratic, and honest in ways that likely immediately endeared him to his closest friends and quickly put him at odds with others.  But he’s not worried [...]

Deathwish does Converge x Andrew WK shirt

Deathwish Inc. has produced what might be one of the best shirts ever.  Here it is: http://www.kingsroadmerch.com/converge/view/?id=5868&cid=65  

Code Orange Kids change name, ready album, play shows (2014)

Code Orange Kids have changed their name to Code Orange. Their new record was recorded and engineered by Converge’s Kurt Ballou and it will be out on September 2 via Deathwish. Catch them live here: 7/19 – Providence RI – Lupos Heartbreak Hotel* 7/20 – Poughkeepsie, NY – The Loft* 7/22 – Charlottesville, VA – [...]

Coliseum rejoin Deathwish Inc. roster

Coliseum has rejoined the Deathwish roster and are set to reissue their self-titled LP on August 19. Listen to “Give Up and Drive” now via YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALOfSXh-Zi8&feature=youtu.be Founded by Louisville musician Ryan Patterson and including Kayhan Vaziri and Carter Wilson, power trio Coliseum have grown to become one of today’s quintessential contemporary punk bands. Successfully melding [...]

Deathwish Inc. to hold inaugural festival (2014)

The folks behind Massachusetts record label Deathwish Inc. will be holding the inaugural Deathwish Fest this summer. The event will take place July 22 and July 23 at the Sinclair in Cambridge, MA. Converge and Trap Them will headline both nights of the event. It will be both bands only Boston area appearances this year. [...]

YAITW ready album for Deathwish, Inc.

YAITW (Young and in the Way) are a blackened metal/crust hybrid from the shadows of North Carolina. Over the last four years YAITW have evolved through multiple releases from vicious monster to multi-headed beast, with each offering melding a vicious metal speed and hypnotic atmospherics with a bleak hardcore/punk spirit. When Life Comes To Death is [...]

Loma Prieta announce string of shows (2014)

SF’s Loma Prieta have just announced a string of West Coast tour dates with Providence, RI’s Fucking Invincible.  Dates start April 9 in Bellingham, WA, running through April 19 and taking the bands down through Southern California.  Check out the full routing listed below. Also newsworthy is that Loma Prieta have been doing extensive demoing [...]

Wovenhand ready LP for Deathwish, Inc.

Wovenhand will release the Refractory Obdurate LP/CD on April 29 via Deathwish Inc.  Wovenhand is a band led by dedicated life-musician and lyricist, David Eugene Edwards. Over the last two decades, his prolific work in both Wovenhand and the legendary 16 Horsepower has influenced and inspired a generation of musicians throughout the expansive alternative music world. [...]

Death of Lovers sign to Deathwish, play shows

Recent Deathwish Inc. signees, Death Of Lovers is a new band featuring current members of Whirr and Nothing who kick up the dust of their prominent influences (Joy Division, The Cure, etc) as they explore the fractured depths the of their uniquely haunting sound. Check out the video premiere for Death of Lovers’ “Buried Under [...]

Shred Then Shred: Nate Newton of Doomriders (and also Converge)

Earlier this week Doomriders released Grand Blood,the follow-up to their highly regarded 2010 album Darkness Comes Alive. Where Darkness Comes Alive was smooth and heavy in tone, while Grand Blood is jagged and hard in its heart. Grand Blood is Doomriders pushing themselves into wilder sonic territory previously unexplored by the band. Approaching 40, not only does Converge/Doomrider’s [...]