Irish Rockers BATS Share Lead Single From First Album in Seven Years – Here’s ‘OLD HITLER’…

Brand new sonic impulses

12 August 2019

Irish metal/post-hardcore and danceable post-punk rockers BATS formed in 2006, released two albums and an EP, but got silent since 2012. Today they announced
their new longplayer ALTER NATURE and shared lead-single OLD HITLER. From a
band’s press statement we learn that “Old Hitler was a legendary giant hammerhead
shark, nicknamed by US naval officers in the midst of WWII.”
And now it’s also a mind-boggling missile, a rip-roaring hammer and a vicious, head-banging beast. Arrghh!

Here’s the lyric video…

BATS: Facebook


New album ALTER NATURE out 10th October – all info here

SEVEN IN THE MIX! 7 Crackers For Week 39…

A brand new SEVEN IN THE MIX for a brand new week!
Seven shaking strokes I played on repeat these past days
Seven thrilling tracks to feed body & soul all week long
Turn up the volume! Music is the dope! Here’s the stuff!


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1/ ‘Truthless’ by BATS (Perth, Australia)
Led by much-loved Perth musician, Michael Paver, this experienced gang produces here
a highly energetic and impressively electrifying knockout rocker that will blow your socks off, instantly. This avid jam will be on their upcoming debut album ‘Truthless Faithless’

BATS: Facebook –  More BATS on Souncloud

2/ ‘Feel The Noise’ by WILD MEADOWS (Melbourne, Australia)
A fascinating mix of turbulent guitars, heavenly harmonies and a sticky poppy chorus results in bewitching shoegaze electricity. Top stroke! I bet you’ll have this on repeat.

WILD MEADOWS: Facebook – Twitter

3/ ‘Happy Obsolete’ by SUPER CASSETTE (Berkeley, United States)
A 4-piece centered around the guitar & vocal harmonies of twin brothers Max & Nick Gerlock. This electrical pop groove will infiltrate your mind instantly. Funky stuff!
Part of their brand new 6-track EP ‘Cathode Ray Tube’ – discover here on Bandcamp

SUPER CASSETTE: Facebook – Twitter

4/ ‘Is It Me’ by STRANGE HELLOS (Bergen, Norway)
Imagine the legendary The Byrds having an amplified harmonies session with Scottish band
Teenage Fanclub and you’ll have a melancholic post-summer experience all autumn long.

STRANGE HELLOS: Facebook –  Twitter – Label: Brilliance Records

5/ ‘Good Shit’ by WORLDS (Los Angeles, CA, US)
Sensual electro debut single from musical partnership of Erica Driscoll (Blondfire) and Anthony Polcino (Antoine Diligent). Trippy, snappy and frisky. A charming little gem.

WORLDS: Facebook – Twitter – Instagram

6/ ‘Hands Of Relief’ by CHAINSAW EATERS (Copenhagen, Denmark)
The throbbing combination of swirling synths dynamics extra fueled and pushed by relentless drum vivacity turns this electro whirlwind into a flaming dance floor filler…

CHAINSAW EATERS: Facebook – Label: Lush Records

7/ ‘A Rain Will Come’ by THE ANIMAL MOTHERS (Glasgow, Scotland)
A Nirvanesque punk grunge slam that will crush your hangover in 2 minutes. HELL YEAH!

THE ANIMAL MOTHERS: Facebook – Bandcamp

See/hear you next week, music junkies…