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Artists with releases on this label:
NOFX, Bracket, Mad Caddies, Lagwagon, Less Than Jake, Strung Out, Frenzal Rhomb, Consumed, Hi-Standard, No Use For A Name, Snuff, Zero Down, Anti-Flag, Me First and The Gimme Gimmes, Rise Against, Sick of it All, Good Riddance, Nerf Herder, MxPx, Avail, Face to Face, Tilt, Screw 32, Swingin' Utters, The Lawrence Arms, Armchair Martian, Propagandhi, Limp, Dillinger Four, Wizo, Subhumans, The Fight, None More Black, Against Me!, Screeching Weasel, Descendents, Only Crime, Smoke Or Fire, Chixdiggit!, Epoxies, The Soviettes, The Real McKenzies, Western Addiction, Randy, The Loved Ones, Love Equals Death, The Sainte Catherines, Dead to Me, Strike Anywhere, Bad Astronaut, The Flatliners, American Steel, Star Fucking Hipsters, Bullet Treatment, Paint It Black, Banner Pilot, Teenage Bottlerocket, Tony Sly, Old Man Markley, Cobra Skulls, Ellwood, Useless ID, Morning Glory, Get Dead
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.
Banner Pilot: "Modern Shakes"
Banner Pilot are streaming a new song titled "Modern Shakes" from their forthcoming release Souvenir that is due out April 15, 2014 via Fat Wreck Chords. Pre-orders are available…
Morning Glory: "Standard Issue" (lyric video)
Morning Glory have posted a lyric video for the song "Standard Issue" from their new album War Psalms out on Fat Wreck Chords. If you missed it, Ezra Kire did a special Punknews feature where he recalled his top ten war songs in order to…
Me First and the Gimme Gimmes cover Paula Abdul
While playing in Barcelona, punk rock super-cover-group Me First and the Gimme Gimmes played a version of Paula Abdul's "Straight Up." As you may recall, the band recently announced that they will be releasing a "Divas" album where they cover famous female singers. Click Read…
Mad Caddies reveal details for 'Dirty Rice'
The Mad Caddies have revealed the details for their first full-length in seven years. The record will be titled Dirty Rice and is due out May 13, 2014 via Fat Wreck Chords. Bassist Graham Palmer had this to say about the record: …
Banner Pilot announce 'Souvenir'
Banner Pilot have revealed the details for their fourth full-length, Souvenir. Produced by Jacques Wait (Off With Their Heads), the album features 12 new songs and is due out April 15, 2014 on Fat Wreck Chords. Bassist…
Chuck Robertson (The Mad Caddies)
It's been seven years since The Mad Caddies released a record. During that time the band played an occasional show and several members went on to form Ellwood. Now the band is back and ready to take on the world with a renewed vigor as well as a brand new album in the works. As the band gears up for a west coast tour set to begin…
Fat Mike says new Me First and the Gimme Gimmes album is finished, reveals theme
During his Reddit AMA this week, Fat Mike talked about the next Me First and the Gimme Gimmes release: New Me First and the Gimme Gimmes album just got finished last…
Strung Out post album teaser for 'Transmission Alpha Delta'
Strung Out have posted a video/teaser for their upcoming album, Transmission Alpha Delta. So far, the band has only confirmed that the record will be out in June 2014 via Fat Wreck Chords. We also heard a little about the album from vocalist Jason Cruz and you can see those details in our recent interview. The band also…
Bad Cop/Bad Cop sign to Fat Wreck Chords
LA's Bad Cop/Bad Cop has signed to Fat Wreck Chords and will be releasing Boss Lady EP this spring. Singer and guitarist Stacey Dee said that after performing at 2013's "Lilith Bear" -- San Francico's Bear Pride party -- NOFX's Fat Mike approached them. He…
Jason Cruz (Strung Out)
More than four years since their last album, Strung Out has spent time dabbling in other projects, seemingly trying to re-establish that progressive, infectious energy surging through most of their beloved discography. Lead singer Jason Cruz spent the years with a new baby daughter, his impressive noir-Americana painting and photography, as well as his similarly styled…
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