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Expected 27th August 2021
Banquet exclusive LP is on 'half orange / half blue' coloured vinyl. /300.
The sixth full length album from the acclaimed, and all-time classic band, The Bronx. Bringing another offering of their infectious hardcore-punk / rock n roll fusion.
Bronx VI builds on the legacy The Bronx has established in its near two-decade existence, but which definitely proves the door to what’s next has not just been kicked down, but chopped up and burned to a cinder. Yes, the first four tracks – “White Shadow”, “Superbloom”, “Watering The Well” and “Curb Feelers” – bristles with the wild and untamed energy that’s defined the band from the off, but then – all of a sudden, as “Peace Pipe” kicks in – the pace and mood shifts to something a little less aggressive. Elsewhere, “Mexican Summer” and its (relatively) chilled-out mariachi vibes serve as an homage to the band’s alter-ego, Mariachi El Bronx (and was written while that incarnation of the band was on tour), while fatalistic closer “Participation Trophy” masks the Caughthran’s existential dread behind searing riffs and a catchy, defiant and exuberant melody.
“The feelings I got when writing for this sixth record is the same type of feeling I got writing “Heart Attack American”. It all comes from the same place and it’s all still 100% genuine and real. Believe me – I’m still feeling the raw emotion that I felt when this band first started. That’s just who I am, that’s who we are as people. You can’t fake stuff like that when it comes to music or art. You have to stay connected. You’ve just got to be real” - Matt Caughthran, vocalist.
The Bronx at The Fighting Cocks - photo by Jez Pennington
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- 1.White Shadow
- 3.Watering The Well
- 4.Curb Feelers
- 5.Peace Pipe
- 6.High Five
- 7.Mexican Summer
- 8.New Lows
- 9.Breaking News
- 10.Jack of All Trades
- 11.Participation Trophy
Item code: COOKLP751
Label: Cooking Vinyl
Info correct on: 24/3/2021