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Hometown: San Francisco, CA (USA)

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Raised on the same energetic and proud punk scene that has given birth to artists such as Hot Water Music, Tom Waits and Mike Ness - Nothington is the bay area's latest great export of sing along punk rock.

After touring internationally with their former band Tsunami Bomb, Jay Northington and Gabe Lindeman thought it was time to get back to their roots. Having been part of Tsunami Bomb since its inception Gabe was eager at the prospect of something different. Jay being the newest member of his former band he too was ready and willing to keep moving forward with music. Thus Nothington was born.

Jay describes"I was irritated with my current musical situation and the state of music in general, so I decided to get off my ass and do something about it. So I wrote a few songs and asked Gabe to play drums and the two of us just started playing in his wood shop near the Phoenix in Petaluma. Before I knew it we had an album's worth of material and two of my best friends wanted to play in the band."

The Nothington sound has been molded in many different ways; Jay's southern heritage has left its mark of blues and country, combined with influential punk rock predecessors, such as Leatherface and Hot Water Music. Having been great friends for so long the guys were excited to be part of a project they have always wanted to do. With an extensive writing and touring background, they were anxious to continue on with the life they love.

Once the lineup was established, with guitarist Chris Matulich (Enemy You) on board and bass player Mike Hicks (Time Spent Driving) there was no looking back. Some demos were recorded in a woodshop in Petaluma, CA and then it was on to Pop Smear Studios where the new full length was recorded with Scott Llamas in July of 2006. Classic punk rock record label, BYO Records is set to release the full length record titled "All In" durring the month of Febuary 2007.

"We are extremely excited about working with BYO and company. We are fans of the label and the bands on it. They have been nothing but great through the whole process and we look forward to a happy and prosperous relationship." - Jay.

Related Bands

Enemy You, Tsunami Bomb

Reviews

Nothington / The Downtown Struts split [7-inch]

Nothington / The Downtown Struts

split [7-inch] (2013)

Asian Man Records

Teenage Bottlerocket / Nothington / Masked Intruder Live in Philadelphia

Teenage Bottlerocket / Nothington / Masked Intruder

Live in Philadelphia (2012)

live show

Nothington Borrowed Time

Nothington

Borrowed Time (2011)

Red Scare

Nothington More Than Obvious [7-inch]

Nothington

More Than Obvious [7-inch] (2011)

Red Scare

Tsunami Bomb / The New Trust / Nothington live in Petaluma

Tsunami Bomb / The New Trust / Nothington

live in Petaluma (2009)

live show

Nothington Roads, Bridges and Ruins

Nothington

Roads, Bridges and Ruins (2009)

BYO

Nothington / Cobra Skulls live in San Francisco

Nothington / Cobra Skulls

live in San Francisco (2007)

live show

Nothington All In

Nothington

All In (2007)

BYO

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Interviews

Picture of Nothington

Nothington

Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

Picture of Nothington

Chris Matulich (Nothington)

Monday, October 24, 2011 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

Picture of Nothington

Chris Matulich (Nothington)

Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

Red City Radio announce new guitarist
Last week, we shared the sad news of Paul Pendley leaving Red City Radio. Today, the band has named Ryan Donovan of…
March 18, 2014
Media: Nothington: 'Live in Germany' 7-inch
Nothington are streaming their new 7-inch Live In Germany which consists of four songs from the group's 2012 European tour. The record, limited to 500 copies, is available on clear and black vinyl via…
February 12, 2014
Tours: The Lawrence Arms / Great Apes / Nothington / The Copyrights
The Lawrence Arms are heading out on the road in 2014 in support of their upcoming full-length Metropole which is due out January 28,…
December 23, 2013
Interviews: Chris Matulich (Nothington)
Rare tracks can be something sought after especially when they are long out of print. For Bay Area's Nothington, they have decided to release Lost Along the Way, a collection of their rare releases and B-sides. The release dropped earlier this…
October 31, 2013
Media: Nothington: 'Lost Along the Way'
Noisey is streaming the new album from Nothington, Lost Along the Way, a collection of rarities, b-sides, and acoustic tracks the band is releasing via Red Scare. The record is due out on…
October 03, 2013
Media: Nothington details new album (Exclusive)
Punknews is stoked to share with you the exclusive details of the Nothington's forthcoming album on Red Scare titled Lost Along The Way. The 16-track album contains rarities, 7" songs, live and acoustic…
September 18, 2013
Media: Nothington, Downtown Struts stream new songs from split 7-inch
Both originals from the upcoming split by The Downtown Struts and Nothington are now online. The 7-inch is due out…
July 08, 2013
Media: Asian Man Records announces split with Nothington and Downtown Struts
Asian Man Records has launched a pre-order for a new split 7-inch featuring The Downtown Struts and Nothington. The record is due out August 6,…
June 24, 2013
Media: Nothington post Europe-only split for streaming
Nothington have posted a digital download and stream of their previously European-only split with Paper Arms. The songs were exclusive to a German vinyl-only release but are now available through…
June 21, 2013
Tours: Masked Intruder / Elway / Sam Russo (Red Scare Across America)
As a co-sponsor of the tour, we're stoked to bring you the first look at the dates and lineups for the 2013 Red Scare Across America Tour. The shows will also include Masked Intruder, Elway and Sam Russo and select dates will feature bands…
June 04, 2013

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