Wednesday, September 16, 2015


Portland, OR hard rockers RED FANG have premiered a cover of the Fraggle Rock song "Why" in preparation for their upcoming headlining fall US tour with Whores and Wild Throne. The song can be streamevia Revolver Magazine HERE.  
Originally recorded in 2013 and now appearing on the Fraggle Rock tribute album Shine On, the track will appear alongside a cover of Elvis's "Can't Help Falling In Love" on a limited edition 7" to be released by Volcom in conjunction with the tour.  A preview of the cover art along with an extremely limited quantity of the press is currently available for pre-order via Relapse HERE. The full Fraggle Rock compilation, Shine On, is available digitally via iTunes HERE.  
RED FANG's Revolver Magazine-sponsored tour comes on the heels of the band's recent European and Australian tours, and includes appearances at Slipknot's Knotfest and Monster Energy's Aftershock Festivals. This tour marks the last shows the band will perform in 2015 before heading into the studio to begin recording its new full-length next year. A complete listing of dates is available below. 

Released via Relapse Records last year, RED FANG’s most recent album Whales and Leeches debuted at #66 on the Billboard Album Chart, marking the group’s highest sales week ever and first debut in the Top 200. Whales and Leeches, which was produced by Chris Funk (Decemberists) and mixed by Vance Powell (White Stripes, Raconteurs, Kings of Leon), has generated worldwide critical acclaim for the band from publications such as SPIN, Revolver, Magnet, Alternative Press and many more (soundbites below). Featuring such guests as Mike Scheidt (Yob) and Pall Jenkins (The Black Heart Procession), Whales and Leeches has propelled RED FANG into the upper stratosphere of the heavy rock and metal elite. The album can be streamed in full via the band's official Bandcamp page HERE
RED FANG recently premiered their new animated video for “Crows In Swine,” the third single off Whales and LeechesThe clip, which was animated and directed by Adam Avilla, can be viewed HERE
Red Fang Tour Dates: 
***All dates with Whores and Wild Throne***

Sep 30 Missoula, MT The Palace Lounge (No Whores)
Oct 01 Billings, MT Pub Station
Oct 02 Salt Lake City, UT   Urban Lounge w/ Caspian, Whores, Wild Throne
Oct 03 Ft. Collins, CO Aggie Theatre
Oct 05 Kansas City, MO Riot Room
Oct 06 St. Louis, MO Firebird
Oct 07 Chicago, IL Subterranean
Oct 08 Columbus, OH Ace of Cups
Oct 09 Pittsburgh, PA Altar Bar
Oct 10 Brooklyn, NY    Palisades
Oct 11 Philadelphia, PA Underground Arts
Oct 13 Raleigh, NC Kings
Oct 14 Atlanta, GA Masquerade - Hell
Oct 16 New Orleans, LA Siberia
Oct 17 Dallas, TX Gas Monkey Live
Oct 18 Austin, TX Mohawk
Oct 19 Houston, TX Warehouse Studio
Oct 21 Albuquerque, NM   Launchpad
Oct 22 Phoenix AZ The Rebel Lounge
Oct 23 San Diego, CA Casbah
Oct 24 San Bernardino, CA Knotfest (no support)
Oct 25 Sacramento, CA Aftershock Festival @ Gibson Ranch Park (no support)

Volcom 7" Tracklist:

1. Why (Fraggle Rock cover)
2. Can't Help Falling in Love (Elvis cover)

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