French hardcore/punk band Wake The Dead release new video ‘Sword Fighting’

By on February 23, 2014

Wake The Dead

Wake The Dead is a modern and melodic Punk Hardcore band mainly influenced by bands such as Comeback Kid, Have Heart, Verse, Strike Anywhere, Miles Away…

After 3 years, and a first show the 06 February 2010, WTD played more than 200 shows in 28 different countries between Europe and Asia (Austria, Belgium, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Danemark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Monaco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Thaïland, Wales) and had the chance to share the stage with bands with an international reputation in Punk and Hardcore such as Propagandhi, No Turning Back, Ritual, Cruel Hand, Anchor, No Friends, Death By Stereo, Nine Eleven, Lasting Traces, Birds in Row, A Wilhelm Scream, NUFAN, Strung Out, Hoods…


The first album of the band titled «The Things We Can’t Forget» (12 tracks/cd), was released in February 2011.

The band continued with the release of a 6 title EP «Meaningless Expectations» (vinyl version), in March 2012.

Moreover, members are involved in their local scene. In real activists they organize, ever with a DIY and underground spirit, lots of various Punk and Hardcore shows (more than 200 in 6 years), trying to promote this music in their city. They already did bands like: Propagandhi, 50 Lions, Hopeless, Carpathian, Ruiner, Death Before Dishonor, Birds in Row, This Routine is hell, Reconcile, Evenworse, No guts No Glory…



2011 – “The Things we can’t Forget” – 12″ LP – DDTH rec (France/Nine Eleven…), Bad Mood Rec (Switzerland/In-Sane…)…

2012 – “Meaningless Expectations” – 7 inch EP – Effervescence Rec (France/Nine Eleven, Belvedere, Mute…), Lockjaw rec (UK/ Antillectual, Fights and Fire)…




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Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.