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Modern Life Is War



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Hometown: Marshalltown, IA (USA)

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Modern Life Is War are one of the most beloved bands in the punk rock/hardcore world of the last decade, appealing to everyone from the jaded to the driven. The band released three highly influential albums before announcing a temporary hiatus in 2007.

"Fever Hunting" is Modern Life is War's triumphant 2013 return to form with original lineup of Chris Honeck, Matt Hoffman, Jeffrey Eaton, Tyler Oleson and John Eich in place. A true story of their collective coming of age, "Fever Hunting" plays and reads as an open diary of their last five years. Exposing every frayed nerve and internal struggle that it's creators carried deep within their hearts. Impassioned, embattled, and forever resilient to the world outside.

From the first strikes of the anthemic opener "Old Fears, New Frontiers" it's apparent that Modern Life Is War have not lost a step in absence, but have quickened pace on their own path. From there, the outpouring is overwhelming as eleven songs unfurl with equal and unmatched emotional weight. All of them bravely moving forward rather than resting on past laurels. Recorded by Kurt Ballou at God City Studios (Converge, etc) and Mastered by Brad Boatwright at Audiosiege Engineering (From Ashes Rise, etc).


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Modern Life Is War Fever Hunting

Modern Life Is War

Fever Hunting (2013)

Deathwish Inc.

Modern Life Is War live in Marshalltown

Modern Life Is War

live in Marshalltown (2008)

live show

Modern Life Is War / Brooks Strause live in Brooklyn

Modern Life Is War / Brooks Strause

live in Brooklyn (2007)

live show

Modern Life Is War live in New York

Modern Life Is War

live in New York (2007)

live show

Modern Life Is War Midnight in America

Modern Life Is War

Midnight in America (2007)

Equal Vision

The Explosion / Modern Life Is War live in New York

The Explosion / Modern Life Is War

live in New York (2007)

live show

Converge / Some Girls / Modern Life Is War live in Levittown

Converge / Some Girls / Modern Life Is War

live in Levittown (2006)

live show

Modern Life Is War Witness

Modern Life Is War

Witness (2005)

Deathwish

Modern Life Is War / Dead Hearts live in Pittsburgh

Modern Life Is War / Dead Hearts

live in Pittsburgh (2005)

live show

Converge/Shai Hulud/Modern Life Is War live in Poughkeepsie

Converge/Shai Hulud/Modern Life Is War

live in Poughkeepsie (2005)

live show

Modern Life Is War My Love, My Way

Modern Life Is War

My Love, My Way (2003)

Martyr

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Current Releases

Modern Life is WarWitness [Remastered]

Modern Life is War

Witness [Remastered]

June 2, 2015

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