They create new soundtracks to their favourite cult films and books, and on 15th October 2012 they will release their new album, ‘The Catcher in the Rye’ through Xtra Mile Recordings (Frank Turner, Future of the Left, Against Me!), preceded by the title track as a single on 1stOctober 2012.
Based entirely around J.D Salinger’s classic tale of youth angst, the album showcases a high energy punk rock sound reminiscent of Weezer, The Gaslight Anthem and The Weakerthans.
Tracklisting for ‘Catcher In The Rye’
1. Comin’ Thro’ The Rye
2. The Catcher In The Rye
3. Pencey Prep
4. For D.B.
5. Where Do The Ducks Go At Winter?
6. Women Just Kill Me
7. Smart Girls For Talking, Morons For Dancing
8. Why Can’t Things Stay The Same?
9. For Allie
10. Sally Hayes
11. The Wicker Bar
12. Mr. Antolini And Me
13. Don’t Let Me Disappear
14. For Phoebe
The band formed in late 2010 and released a split 7” with Frank Turner which saw their songs featured on BBC Radio 1 & 2, 6 Music and XFM before they had played a gig. Since then they have toured the UK alongside The Walkmen, King Charles, Chris T-T and many others.
The band will tour to support the new album through Winter 2012 and into 2013. Dates confirmed are:
Oct 12 Chichester Inn
Oct 13 London Camden Wheelbarrow (acoustic)*
Oct 14 Southsea Pie & Vinyl (instore)
Oct 15 Bristol Louisiana*
Oct 19 Leicester Crumblin Cookie*
Oct 20 Birmingham Bright House (acoustic)*
Oct 21 Portsmouth Edge of the Wedge*^
Oct 22 Southampton Avondale Arms*
Oct 27 Nottingham Guitar Bar
Nov 9 Brighton The London Unity (acoustic)
Nov 11 Devizes The Corn Exchange
Nov 16 Cheltenham Fron and Fiddle
Nov 17 Reading Rising Sun Arts Centre^
Nov 18 London Brixton Windmill^
Dec 1 Leeds Royal Park Cellars
^ with Ben Marwood
* with Oxygen Thief