Deathwish Inc.


Deathwish is a brand started by J. Bannon and Tre McCarthy in 2001. Started primarily as an aggressive record label, Deathwish has also branched out into other counterculture oriented businesses. You can find Deathwish involved in Records, Apparel, Fine Arts, and Mixed Martial Arts, among other endeavors.

Deathwish has merged with respected hardcore/punk label Malfunction Records. Malfunction was founded by longtime friends Linas Garsys and Tru Pray. Under their direction since 1999, the label released quality music from many including: Internal Affairs, Ceremony, Cast Aside, Count Me Out, Bitter End, The Hope Conspiracy, Meltdown, XO Skeletons, Piece By Piece, Give Up The Ghost, and more. Together, Deathwish and Malfunction are now one label family. Effective immediately, Deathwish will take over day to day operations of the label. We will continue to operate Malfunction with the same love and dedication that Linas and Tru gave to the label since it's inception. Just as importantly, we show all Malfunction affiliated artists the same dedication and support that we provide to all things Deathwish.

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Coliseum: "We Are the Water"
Coliseum have premiered the video for "We Are the Water." It's the lead single from their upcoming Deathwish Inc. album, Anxiety‘s Kiss. It's due out May 5, 2015.…
2015-02-27 15:00:01

Harm's Way: "Amongst The Rust"
Harm's Way have posted the video for "Amongst The Rust." It's from their new album, Rust, which is due out March 10, 2015 via Deathwish Inc. The album was recorded at Bricktop Recordings by Andy Nelson (Weekend Nachos, Dead In The Dirt), mixed at God City Studios by Kurt Ballou (Converge, High…
2015-02-25 16:30:01

Blacklisted: 'When People Grow, People Go'
Blacklisted are streaming their new record When People Grow, People Go in its entirety. The record is due out February 10, 2015 via Deathwish Inc. You can listen to it…
2015-02-03 14:00:02

Code Orange / Harm's Way / Eternal Sleep (USA)
Code Orange have announced that they will be touring with Harm's Way this March. Eternal Sleep will be joining them on this tour. Code orange released I Am King in…
2015-01-26 13:00:01

Self Defense Family (US)
Self Defense Family have released a series of March and April tour dates as well as an announcement that they will be releasing a two-song split 7-inch with…
2015-01-15 10:00:01

Blacklisted: "Burnt Palms"
Blacklisted are premiering a second new song from their upcoming release. The record is titled When People Grow, People Go and is due out February 10, 2015. Find it here…
2015-01-13 12:30:01

Blacklisted: "Deeper Kind"
Blacklisted have released a new video. The track is from the upcoming album called When People Grow, People Go. The album is out on Deathwish Inc. on February 10, 2015. The band released…
2014-12-18 13:00:01

Burning Love announces new 7-inch
Burning Love have announced a new 7-inch. The release will include the songs "Down So Long" and "Medicine Man." It will be out via Deathwish Inc. No official release date has been announced as of right…
2014-11-11 13:00:01

Touche Amore goes on a break
Touché Amoré has announced on their Facebook page, that they will be going to take a mental and physical health break. Although they will be pausing the band they plan to work on side bands and other projects. They already have an Australian tour lined up with…
2014-11-03 13:00:01

Atlas Losing Grip releases track list and album art for new album
Sweden's Atlas Losing Grip has released the track listing and album art for their upcoming release. The release is titled Currents and will be released on January 16, 2015 worldwide. Atlas Losing Grip features Rodrigo Alfaro of Satanic…
2014-10-21 11:00:01


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