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Started in 1990 by "Fat" Mike, bassist of NOFX to put out a seven inch by his band, it slowly grew to become one of the larger and best known labels in punk rock. Though it began by releasing mostly Californian bands, it quickly grew to encompass bands from all over the world, notably, Canada's Propagandhi and Japan's Hi-Standard. Today, it has an impressive roster, including the Descendents, Against Me! and of course, Fat Mike's own NOFX who returned to the label after nearly a decade on Epitaph.

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PEARS joins Fat
New Orleans punks PEARS have joined Fat Wreck Chords. The label will re-release last year's Go To Prison with new cover art next month, with a new album promised for 2016. Guitarist Brian Pretus says: We plan on continuing to tour pretty much non-stop, starting in May with some shows with…
2015-05-15 09:00:01

Bad Cop/Bad Cop: "Nightmare"
California's Bad Cop/Bad Cop have released a stream of a brand new track off of their upcoming record over at Alternative Press. The song is titled "Nightmare" and it will appear on Not Sorry. Not Sorry is due out June 16, 2015 on Fat Wreck Chords. You can click…
2015-05-13 14:00:01

Dillinger Four announce this year's "D4th of July"
Mark your calendars! Dillinger Four have announced the lineup for their "D4th of July" bash at the Triple Rock in Minneapolis, MN. The event will take place on July 4th with a lineup including D4 playing along with Against Me!, Toys That Kill, Scared Of Chaka, Off With Their Heads, Tim Barry, Pink…
2015-05-04 11:00:01

Good Riddance: "Running On Fumes"
Good Riddance have released a lyric video for the song "Running On Fumes." "Running On Fumes" is off of their latest effort titled Peace In Our Time.…
2015-05-01 12:00:01

Bad Cop/Bad Cop: "Support"
Bad Cop/Bad Cop have posted a live video of their performance of a brand new song called "Support." The footage was taken at their show at Brick by Brick in San Diego this August. The song will be featured on the band's first full-length album out on Fat Wreck Chords on June 16,…
2015-05-01 11:00:01

Fat Wreck Chords 25th Anniversary Tour
To celebrate Fat Wreck Chords' 25th anniversary, the label is bringing out their heavyweights, including NOFX, Lagwagon, The Flatliners, Masked Intruder, ToyGuitar, Swingin’ Utters and Bad Cop/Bad Cop for the "Fat Wrecked for 25 Years" tour. Promising additional bands as well as…
2015-04-29 10:00:01

Banner Pilot : “Dead Tracks”
Banner Pilot have released a music video for “Dead Tracks.” “Dead Tracks” comes from from their 2014 release Souvenir. The band is currently on tour in Europe.…
2015-04-27 13:00:01

Less Than Jake (Europe)
Less Than Jake will be embarking on a tour of Europe this summer. They have announced a bunch of UK shows in between already confirmed festival dates around Europe. Less Than Jake released Do The Math [7-inch] in…
2015-04-27 12:00:01

Greg McEntee leaves Swingin' Utters
Greg McEntee, drummer "from day one" with San Francisco's Swingin' Utters, has decided to step away from the kit. Vocalist Johnny Bonnel said, "Greg is moving on and Swingin' Utters thank you and wish you luck in life. All of us have gained strength from our travels together. We love you!" Luke Ray, formerly of…
2015-04-24 10:00:01

Good Riddance: 'Peace in Our Time'
Good Riddance are now streaming their new album Peace In Our Time. You can hear it here.…
2015-04-22 12:00:01

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