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  1. Premiere: Strung Out Sing a RequiemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | LA Weekly

    Simi Valley punks Strung Out have been together since 1989, and for eight full albums have been fusing their melodic punk with metal. They've been signed to Fat Wreck Chords throughout that time, and have built a loyal fan base.


  2. Strung Out releasing acoustic EPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Brooklynvegan

    Metallic skate punk vets Strung Out are releasing a new acoustic EP, Black Out The Sky , on May 11 via Fat Wreck Chords . It features six new songs, as well as acoustic renditions of classics "Unkoil" and "Matchbook."


  3. Punk drunk loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | NewsReview.com

    ... and infectious enthusiasm. Their sound is punk, in that it's loud and fast. It's fairly akin to mid-90s Fat Wreck Chords bands, like NOFX, and refreshingly devoid of the least hint of emo-ism. Guitarist Josh Can sings with an agreeable faux-English ...


  4. Mean Jeans write punky, unsolicited commercial jingles for new LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Brooklynvegan

    ... I say the same about my favorite chain restaurants? Not until now." The album drops this Friday (2/16) via Fat Wreck Chords ( pre-order ), but you can hear the whole thing now. A full stream premieres below. Mean Jeans - 2018 Tour Dates 02/16/18 ...


  5. Dead To Me working on first album in 7 years, share 'Fear Is The New Bliss'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Brooklynvegan

    ... they put out a new single, "Fear Is The New Bliss," which they self-released (previous releases were on Fat Wreck Chords). It's the kind of ripping melodic punk that Dead To Me have always done so well, as you can hear for yourself by watching the ...


  6. Dropkick Murphys' Debut Album Turns 20: How 'Do Or Die' Kept Punk PoliticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | Billboard

    ... like The Offspring and Green Day and the dozens of skate-thrash bands building national fanbases via cheapo Fat Wreck Chords compilation CDs, California had the genre on lock. But there was plenty happening back East. In New York City, kids lovingly ...


  7. Fat bands Lillingtons, Western Addiction & Good Riddance list their top LPs of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Long-running punk label Fat Wreck Chords had another killer year, which included the first album in 11 years by The Lillingtons and the first album in 12 years by Western Addiction , worthy albums from newer bands like The Bombpops and Bad Cop/Bad Cop , and more. Now that the year is coming to a close, we asked some Fat bands what their favorite albums of 2017 were, and we got lists from The Lillingtons, Western Addiction, and Good Riddance .


  8. Review: Against Me! kicks off friendly, familial Big Pre-Fest in Little YborRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Tampa Bay Online

    Tacked up above Against Me!' s merch table on Wednesday at the Orpheum was a hand-scrawled plea on a sheet of rumpled cardboard: "We need weed -- or Laura will die!" Seeing as how Laura Jane Grace was still standing at the end of Night 1 of Big Pre-Fest in Little Ybor, Against Me!'s buds in Florida must have been pretty kind. But then, what else would you expect from what's quietly become one of the punk world's friendliest, most familial traditions? For the fifth straight year, the two days leading up to Gainesville's Fest have brought dozens of punk and indie bands to clubs across Ybor City, a sort of ice-breaking soire for hundreds of far-flung punks in denim vests and Fat Wreck Chords tees.


  9. Relapse release 2017 sampler, sign TrappistRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    ... For A Name, and more bands; writer for Maximum RockNRoll in the '80s; employee at Alternative Tentacles and Fat Wreck Chords in the '90s), Phil Vera (of Crom, Despise You, and -(16)-), and Ryan Harkins (of Killed In Action). The band's first single ...


  10. Album Of The Week: Propagandhi Victory LapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Stereogum

    ... legends Millions Of Dead Cops. Their music was streamlined and catchy enough that they ended up on Fat Wreck Chords when hundreds of thousands of American kids were buying Fat Wreck compilations at Warped Tour stops, but they always bristled against ...


  11. Against Me! Is Still Challenging Prejudices and Defying ExpectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... Cries of "sellout" regularly greeted the band when they moved from a tiny record label to the independent Fat Wreck Chords in 2003, and when they made the unforgivable jump to major-label Sire in 2007, those cries became bloodthirsty. But as they ...


  12. Things to Do MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... Cries of "sellout" regularly greeted the band when they moved from a tiny record label to the independent Fat Wreck Chords in 2003, and when they made the unforgivable jump to major-label Sire in 2007, those cries became bloodthirsty. But as they ...


  13. Mark Your Calendar for the Punk in Drublic Craft Beer & Music FestivalRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | World News Report

    Attention those in ownership of NOFX stickers, patches, ratty T-shirts, and beat-up CDs: The Punk In Drublic Craft Beer & Music Festival is coming to Phoenix on Saturday, October 21. The lineup includes NOFX, Bad Religion, Goldfinger, Authority Zero, and Guttermouth. And tickets go on sale on Thursday, August 31. NOFX frontman, Fat Wreck Chords founder, and DIY icon Fat Mike Here you can find useful examples and description about searching the news archive.


  14. NOFX throwing touring beer festival with Bad Religion, Flogging Molly & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    NOFX frontman and Fat Wreck Chords boss Fat Mike is presenting the touring Punk In Drublic Craft Beer & Music Festival in late summer/fall with stops in Tacoma, WA ; Boise, ID ; Concord, CA ; Sacramento ; and Huntington Beach, CA . Each fest includes "at least 3 hours of unlimited craft beer tastings with over 100 craft beers, including some of the West Coast's best and local favorites, plus access to watch the music stage."


  15. Your Field Guide to Vans Warped Tour 2017 in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Phoenix New Times

    ... Park, Florida, the 23rd annual full music lineup features CKY, the Acacia Strain, GWAR, Hatebreed, and Fat Wreck Chords acts including Strung Out, the Dickies, and Sick Of It All. There's also Bad Cop/Bad Cop and War on Women, as well as local acts ...


  16. The Siren's call: Morro Bay's newest nightclub puts the city on the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | New Times SLO

    ... Tracy Morgan on Sunday, June 11 (4 to 7 p.m.). The next Siren show partnered with Good Medicine Presents is Fat Wreck Chords recording artists The Mad Caddies on Tuesday, June 20 (8 p.m.; 21-and-older; $15 presale at ticketfly.com or Boo Boo ...


  17. Bad Cop/Bad Cop releasing 'Warriors'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    LA punks Bad Cop/Bad Cop are following their 2015 debut Not Sorry with a new album, Warriors , next week on Fat Wreck Chords . They made it with longtime collaborator and producer Davey Warsop, it was mixed and mastered by Bill Stevenson's studio partner Jason Livermore , and like on their debut, NOFX frontman Fat Mike chimed in with ideas.


  18. Bleed all over me: Chris Cresswell on this weekend's Bled Fest in Howell, MIRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Metro Times

    ... with that. To be totally honest the staff size at Rise Records is very comparable, if not the exact same to Fat Wreck Chords for instance and making the shift to from Fat to Rise was really all about curiosity. After being on a label like Fat for ...