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Gallows



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Hometown: Hertfordshire (UK)

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Gallows are an English hardcore punk band from Watford, England. The band was formed in 2005 after the disbandment of founding member Laurent Barnard's previous band, My Dad Joe. Gallows' debut album, Orchestra of Wolves, was distributed in the United States by Epitaph Records, and they were subsequently signed to Warner Bros. Records for a £1 million album contract with up to three options, a deal they were dropped from after one album, Grey Britain. The band has been particularly successful in their native country, with three songs charting on the UK Single Charts, and have been featured in magazines such as Kerrang!, Alternative Press and Rolling Stone.

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Reviews

Gallows Chains/Wristslitter [7-inch]

Gallows

Chains/Wristslitter [7-inch] (2014)

Bridge Nine

Gallows Death is Birth

Gallows

Death is Birth (2011)

Thirty Days Of Night Records

Gallows Grey Britain

Gallows

Grey Britain (2009)

Warner

Gallows / Set Your Goals / Fucked Up live in Birmingham

Gallows / Set Your Goals / Fucked Up

live in Birmingham (2008)

live show

Gallows Orchestra of Wolves

Gallows

Orchestra of Wolves (2007)

Epitaph

Bad Religion / The Briggs / Gallows live in Minneapolis

Bad Religion / The Briggs / Gallows

live in Minneapolis (2007)

live show

Gallows Demo 2005

Gallows

Demo 2005 (2005)

self-released

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Current Releases

GallowsDesolation Sounds

Gallows

Desolation Sounds

April 14, 2015

Interviews

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Lee Barratt (Gallows)

Thursday, September 3, 2009 at 7:00 PM (EDT)

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