Fat Wreck Chords


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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Less Than Jake announce new 7-inch
Less Than Jake have announced the release of a new 7-inch. The release is called American Idle and will be out January 20, 2015 via Fat Wreck Chords. The a-side and b-side are "Late Night Petroleum" and "American Idle." You'll be able to order it here…
2014-12-19 11:00:01

Strung Out announces 'Transmission Alpha Delta'
Strung Out has released a teaser video to announce their eighth studio album. The album will be titled Transmission Alpha Delta and is set to be released March 2015 on Fat Wreck Chords. Strung Out's last release was Top Contenders: The Best of Strung Out in…
2014-12-19 10:30:01

Mad Caddies / The Aggrolites / The Bunny Gang (West Coast)
California's Mad Caddies have announced a west coast tour with The Aggrolites and The Bunny Gang this January. Mad Caddies released Dirty Rice this year on Fat Wreck Chords. You can click Read More for…
2014-12-17 13:00:01

Bad Cop/Bad Cop finish recording first full-length
Bad Cop/Bad Cop have finished recording their first full-length. The album was recorded at Hurley HQ and it should be released in April 2015 on Fat Wreck Chords.…
2014-12-15 11:00:01

Masked Intruder: "Crime Spree"
Masked Intruder have a new music video for the song "Crime Spree" off of their latest release M.I. . Masked Intruder have some shows coming up with Arms Aloft, Jetty Boys and The…
2014-12-11 13:00:01

CJ Ramone: "Won't Stop Swinging"
Visions.de has a premiered a video for CJ Ramone's song "Won't Stop Swinging." The song appears on his latest release Last Chance To Dance on Fat Wreck Chords. ICYMI: We…
2014-12-10 10:00:01

Less Than Jake: "Good Enough" (Acoustic session on Exclaim! TV)
Chris and Roger of Less Than Jake recently performed an acoustic rendition of "Good Enough" for Exclaim! TV. The song appears on their most recent album, See The Light. You can see the video after the jump. The band recently announced a co-headlining tour…
2014-12-04 14:00:01

Night Birds: "Maimed for the Masses"
Evil surf-punkers Night Birds have released a new video over at New Noise Magazine. The video is the group performing "Maimed for the Masses" live at The Fest 13. The tune is off last year's Born To Die In Suburbia. You can click Read More…
2014-12-04 13:00:01

Fat Mike preps 'Home Street Home'
Fat Mike of NOFX has taken the wraps off Home Street Home, his upcoming punk-rock musical concept album which is due out February 10, 2015 followed by a proper theatrical production. Mike wrote the music, and co-wrote the lyrics with Jeff Marx and Soma Snakeoil. The studio album features…
2014-12-03 16:30:01

Banner Pilot introduce new guitarist
Banner Pilot has announced that the band's search for a new guitarist has ended. Jeff Matika will be joining the band on a European tour this spring. Dates will be released for this tour at a later date. The band has been on the search for a new member since they announced Corey Ayd's departure this past June.…
2014-12-02 16:00:01

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