LA punks The Briggs announce new EP and tour dates with 7 Seconds

By on May 2, 2015
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Los Angeles punk rockers THE BRIGGS will hit the road this June with legendary Reno, CA melodic hardcore band, 7 SECONDS.  THE BRIGGS will also launch their new Self-Titled EP with a release party at The Slide Bar in Fullerton, CA this Saturday night.

 

THE BRIGGS are back with a new collection of songs and are set to release a self-titled Five-song EP on May 5, 2015.  The release will be available on limited edition purple vinyl and CD.

 

Here are the upcoming dates:

 

May 2 Fullerton @ Slide Bar (EP Release party)

June 12 Las Vegas @ Divebar w/ Duane Peters’ Gunfight

June 13 San Francisco @ Bottom of the Hill w/ 7 Seconds

June 14 Eugene OR w/ 7 Seconds

June 15 Vancouver  w/ 7 Seconds & Bishop Green

June 16 Seattle – w/ 7 Seconds

June 17 Portland @ Star Theater – w/ 7 Seconds

June 19 Petaluma @ Phoneix w/ 7 Seconds

June 20 Reno @ Knitting Factory w/ 7 Seconds

June 21 San Diego @ Soda Bar w/ Slaughter And The Dogs

 

The premiere of “Broken Bones” from the EP was launched on Punknews.org recently.  You can check it out here:

 

http://www.punknews.org/article/57599/streams-the-briggs-gridlocked

 

Brothers Joey and Jason have been releasing records and touring the world for over ten years with their signature punk rock style and are now excited for this new release on their own label.  Joey had this to say about the EP:

 

These songs are very much autobiographical. I’ve been through some really big life changes in the past few years. I became a dad, I basically put my career on hold in order to be around for my family and as much as I wouldn’t change that fact, it was a major transition to go through. Coming from being on the road 8 months out of the year, to barely touring at all. Being in a group with 3 other dudes to doing my own thing. A lot of the subject matter is that, coming to terms with way things played out, becoming self aware of how all my bad habits have effected my life. Not all in just some super downer way, it’s just looking at everything and going, “Damn, this has been some shit! Alright” It’s fun, it’s upbeat, it’s from the heart.

 

Bottom line is I miss fucking playing punk rock music. I love making music with my brother, I love screaming till my voice is gone. This life is all I know and I’m thankful for everything that I’ve been through throughout this whole process.

 

You can pre-order the EP and get The Briggs merch here:

http://thebriggs.bigcartel.com/product/new-the-briggs-ep-on-cd-presale

 

http://thebriggs.bigcartel.com/

THE BRIGGS online:
www.thebriggs.com 

www.facebook.com/thebriggsmusic

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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.

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