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Bankshot! Records

Official Website: http://www.bankshotrecords.com/

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Around since 1997, New York label Bankshot! Records has worked with Osker and Leftover Crack. They are also the current home for Sixgun Radio.

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The Fad (Reunion Tour)
Last night Long Island ska / punk / hardcore act The Fad played their first show of a five date reunion tour. The event follows up a benefit the band played in May of this year and will also be part of the tenth annual "Skalidays" charity event thrown by Murphy's Kids in Richmond, VA. The tour will include bands like…
2009-12-07 11:30:01

The Fad (2000-2008)
Ska/punk outfit The Fad have called it a day. According to a blog entry written by vocalist Jimmy Doyle, contributing factors include the destruction of their van and trailer, as well as the varying goals of the members. The band released Kill Punk Rock Stars this year.…
2008-10-27 11:00:01

The Fad
After being forced to cancel some shows due to transportation difficulties, The Fad have rescheduled tour dates in support of their upcoming album for Bankshot!. The record is titled Kill Punk Rock Stars and is due out February 19, 2008. The band is compared to a variety of acts including Gorilla Biscuits, Bad Brains, The Specials, Kid Dynamite, The Suicide Machines, Mighty Mighty Bosstones and Against Me!. You can click Read More for the…
2008-02-01 10:00:02

The Fad post music, album details
The Fad have posted music, art and the track listing from their upcoming album for Bankshot!. The record is titled Kill Punk Rock Stars and is due out February 19, 2008. The band is compared to a variety of acts including Gorilla Biscuits, Bad Brains, The Specials, Kid Dynamite, The Suicide Machines, Mighty Mighty Bosstones and Against Me!. You can find "Ska–Boom!" and "Kill Punk Rock Stars"…
2008-01-12 11:00:03

Bankshot! launches blog, reposts holiday mp3s
The mysterious Bankshot! head honcho has started a blog that can be found at their website and posted special holiday tracks for download. The tracks were originally posted during (c)Hanukkah and can be found in the blog. Their feature new material from recent signees The Fad and The Mingers alongside acts like the Glow, Stockyard Stoics and Leftover…
2007-12-26 15:05:02

The Fad in van accident
Long Island–based ska/punk act The Fad were recently involved in a van accident. The band reported: At 3:30am Saturday morning, we lost control of our van on Interstate 76 heading east. The entire highway was a sheet of ice, we slid into the median, spun 180 degrees and flipped our van and trailer. Everyone was ok for the most part. John landed on his head and hurt his neck a little. We put everything we had into this tour and we just lost it all. The van, trailer, and our equipment is all we own. We still have no clue…
2007-12-09 15:00:03

Bankshot! signs The Mingers
Bankshot! has signed England's female–fronted hardcore/punk/thrash act The Mingers. The label promises a sound for fans of Tilt, Naked Agression, The Distillers, Toxic Narcotic and Suicidal Tendencies. The band will be making their debut with Passion Not Fashion on the label. You can check out some of their music on their myspace page.…
2007-11-14 15:30:02

The Fad: "Ska-boom!"
Long Island ska/punk outfit The Fad have posted a new song from their upcoming debut for Bankshot! Records. The album will be titled Kill Punk Rock Stars and the band promises a sound for fans of the Bad Brains, Kid Dynamite, The Specials, Against Me!, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Suicide Machines or Gorilla Biscuits. You can check out the song here: "Ska–Boom!" as well as some other music on their myspace page.…
2007-10-24 17:00:03

The Fad signs to Bankshot Records
Long Island–based ska/punk act The Fad has signed to Bankshot! Records. The band is about to embark on a lengthy US tour that will keep them on the road from October 4th through late December. You can find four songs on their myspace…
2007-09-30 14:00:03

Bankshot! to release double LP of World Inferno's "Red Eyed Soul" with bonus material
World Inferno/Friendship Society will be releasing a double LP version of their recent (and acclaimed) full length, Red-Eyed Soul. Due out on Bankshot! Records, the album will be issued as a deluxe, gatefold package with coloured vinyl. In addition to the CD material, the vinyl will include three previously unreleased recordings, exclusive to vinyl. The record is due out August 29th,…
2006-08-17 16:30:12

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