ITS OUR BIRTHDAY! Happy birthday to us.
To celebrate we're really happy to announce that we'll be hosting our very first label showcase. The showcase will take place on January 20th at The Shacklewell Arms in Dalston London. Check out the poster below.
Lightcliffes debut music video for their new single 'Staring At Your Bedroom Floor' is streaming via Upset today.
'The new song from Lightcliffe is like a candle flickering in the dark.' - Upset
The band also sat down with Upset to discuss the meaning of the…
We're really excited to tell you that, not only will Heavy Hearts be coming over to the UK and Europe for the first time ever but they will also be hitting the road with Lightcliffe. Full list of dates are below.
Make sure you check out both bands new records coming out later this…
New York via Seattle legeneds Acid Tongue today are sharing their new music video for 'Humpty Dumpty'. The single taken from their debut full length record 'Babies' is currently streaming via mxdwn magazine and you can watch it right here.
Guy from Acid Tongue said this upon…
Our favourite Canadians Heavy Hearts head out on tour this December across Ontario and Quebec. Heavy Hearts will also be joined by Gold Finch and King Of Scron.
Dec 8. - Kingston, ON
Off the back of their Radio1 debut Lightcliffe have announce a string of dates in December with Dont Worry. Lightcliffe will be touring around the UK from the 9th to 15th
01/12/17: Boston Music Rooms - London
Lightcliffe will make their radio debut this Sunday on the Daniel P Carter Rock show. Their new single 'Staring At Your Bedroom Floor' has been added to the playlist for the show marking a new chapter for the band.
Ben from the band recently expalined to DIY what the song is written about.
"I guess it’s one of more pop sounding tracks we’ve ever written.…
London based Lightcliffe has joined the FBD Family for the release of their debut EP "For A While", out November 24th
Since 2015 we've been following the rise of Lightcliffe and seen them grow and blossom into their sound - think honest, clean-cut early 2000's emo and…
Acid Tongue has shared their new single "Humpty Dumpty" as an ode to reckless love via NYLON
Read about the new single right here
Frontman/Guitarist Guy Keltner explains a…
Guillotine heads out on tour later this month with Belgium's best, Brutus. They're playing some very intimate shows so make sure you catch them.
Tickets on sale now. CLICK HERE
Heavy Hearts has announced that their new EP "On A Chain" will be released on October 27th via FBD in the UK and Europe and with New Damage Records in North America. You can pre-order the record right now right here. To celebrate, we've…
Huge news, Acid Tongue fans! The band's long-awaited debut LP is incoming in the form of "Babies" - an 11 song album of the band's best work to date
We're excited to be teaming up with our friends across the pond Freakout Records for the release of "Babies", which is due October 13th. Pre-orders…
Excited to let you know both itoldyouiwouldeatyou and Weatherstate join friends of the label The Winter Passing for a run of shows this coming November
The announcement comes hot off the heels of itoldyouiwouldeatyou's new single "Divine Violence", which you can read more about HERE
Following the release of their new single earlier this month via SoundCloud, we're happy to share with you the visual accompnement to "Divine Violence", argubaly the band's most ambitious and dynamic track to date.
Speaking with DIY Magazine about the track - and it's releation to 2016's "I Am Not Your Fault" EP - frontperson Joey…
We're over the moon to tell you about our first new signing of 2017 - Heavy Hearts, hailing from Niagara, Canada
As soon as we heard their new record we knew we had to a new FBD Family member in our midst. The sound the band creates captures exactly what FBD's about - raw, exciting, uncompromising rock…
In aid of MIND, Guillotine have flipped the script on their usual brash alternative rock and live recorded 3 tracks; "Sapphire", "Goodbye" and "Cath.." (originally by Deathcab for Cutie)
The three songs are available for pay-what-you-want download, with 100% of proceeds raised going to MIND,…
Following the acclaimed release of their EP "I Am Not Your Fault" in September of last year, the now 6-piece band returns with "Divine Violence" - a rollercoaster track, bringing together all the ensemble's influences into a 3 minute 22 flurry unlike anything they’ve released before.
To celebrate the release of their "Get Free / Careless" Double A-Side single, Acid Tongue has dropped a new Super 8 music video for their new single
In an interview with Flavorwire, on the song, vocalist Guy Keltner says: “[The song] is a response to an age-old disease: bullying. Our parents, classmates,…
Pleased to tell you resident FBD Punk-Rock band Weatherstate is headed out for a run of UK shows with recent No Sleep Records signing Muskets.
These shows are gonna be crazy (especially the London gig we're hosting) so cancel you plans to be there.
Check out the video for Weatherstate's…
Excited to present to you Seattle-via-New York band Acid Tongue's new single "GET FREE", available on all online streaming platforms now
The band's first new material since 2016's 1, 2 hit of EPs "i died dreaming" and "Beautiful Disaster" and shows them taking a different aproach to their songwriting…
Your favourite London emo 6-piece are playing some shows in the lead up to playing your favourite festival!
They're joined by Orchards on both dates, with more to be announced soon.
itoldyouiwouldeatyou plays ArcTanGent Festival on Friday 18th August. Listen to their last EP "I Am Not Your Fault"…
Weatherstate's announced their first shows in Germany for October this year!
The boys join with No Sleep Records signing WSTR for four shows. Tickets on sale now!
Oct 12th - Frankfurt @ Nachtleben
Oct 13th - Berlin @ Musik & Frieden
Oct 14th - Hamburg @ Headcrash
Oct 15th - Köln…
Your favourite twinkly emo band itoldyouiwouldeatyou are off on tour this July.
They will be touring throughout the UK and then into mainland Europe, this makes ther ever growing band FBD's first to embark into mainland Europe and we're stoked.
Recovered footage from Guillotine's live broadcast last year has aired.
The broadcast was originally streamed live on Dec 15th 2016
Heck yes! Pleased ot let you know our emo heart-throbs itoldyouiwouldeatyou are playing ArcTanGent Fest this summer - one of our favourite festivals
The band joins previously announced headliners Converge and Explosions in the Sky, as well as: Boris,…
After a little manufacturer delay we're pleased to have the Weatherstate "Dumbstruck" 12"s in stock and shipping now!
The records look and sound incredible and are limited to just 300 copies. The band's 2015 EP "Dead Ends" features on the B-Side.
Guillotine's debut EP "Sapphire" is available worldwide today! Available at all all streaming services and digital retailers
Announced in November of last year, with a campaign stretching further back still we couldn't be more proud to finally put this EP…
Tuen into Daniel P Carter's Radio 1 Rock Show tonight from 7pm to get a listen to the exclusive first play of Weatherstate's new single "Sympathy"
The second single from Guillotine's forth-coming EP "Sapphire" has reared it's head in the form of "Butterflies" and it's incredible accompanying music video
The band’s second single is “about body positivity and self-healing. ‘Butterflies’ references breaking through depression and addiction suffered by everyone…
Guillotine joins The Maine and Wallflower for a sold out show at The Electric Ballroom in Camden on March 25th
If you got a ticket, see you there. If not, don't worry about it - both Guillotine and Wallflower are playing a free entry show…
Sad to let you know our beloved firends Losing Sleep have decided to call it a day. Below's a statement from the band:
Losing Sleep is coming to an end.
This band has meant a huge amount to all of us and we couldn't have done it without the support of our friends and families as well as everyone we met along the way.
We'll be playing a final show at the venue where…
Yo, the full So Punk Fest3 line up has been announced and its crazy good.
We're honoured to be asked back again to help with a great community festival and are stoked to be hosting the Friday nights show. We're happy to announce that Brighton punks Muskets will be headlining…
Hot off 2016s heavy touring year Weatherstate are hitting the road in February with These Minds and Six Time Champion. These shows are going to be sick so get down and support the guys by stage diving.
Listen to Weatherstates latest EP 'Dumbstruck' right here > https://open.spotify.com/album/4s0gI4TaUsAS3VYri47Mmj
We've joined up with our friends at Above The Waves in Southampton for another So Punk Fest. This year is already looking to be bigger and better than previous years and you can trust us when we say, you wont want to miss out.
The fest takes place in various venues across…
We're pleased announced the signing of Guillotine; and with it pre-orders for “Sapphire”, the band’s debut release.
The 5 track emotional-rollercoaster, recorded earlier in 2016 with producer Hamish Dickinson, packs a hell of a punch and is set…
Weatherstate's been added to a show next week at The Underworld in Camden
This'll be the last show of what's been an awesome year for the band.
Grab your tickets here: gigst.rs/roam
We're teaming up with our Seattle homies Freakout Records to bring FREAKOUT FESTIVAL to London this December
FREAKOUT FEST is a sensational new event we’re running across the globe…
We grabbed a pint with all 8 of itoldyouiwouldeatyou for A Chinwag about how they met, their favourite Facebook groups and Japanese cinema. We also show the band the 12" vinyl copies of their EP live on camera.
Resident fretboard-wizard Iain Kerr of Atiptoe features in our new episode of FBD RIGS
Subcribe to the FBD YouTube to stay up to date with all our latest features by clicking HERE
After a successful run of shows on our shores earlier this year and having sinced released their aclaimed "Beautiful Disaster" EP; we're pleased to let you know the Seattle fuzz-poppers Acid Tongue will return to the UK in December.
The band plays a free entry show at The Lock Tavern, Camden on December 5th. Claim your free tickets through DICE HERE -…
Off the back of their hugely successful debut tour in September, 8-piece twinkly emo mob itoldyouiwouldeatyou hits the road again in December in support of their new record "I Am Not Your Fault"
Joining them is Beach Head a super cool, exciting new band from Liverpool. Check the poster for dates:
Excited to add a NEW FBD T-Shirt to the store; featuring our logo/mascot/homeboy Frank on the back print
We've signed itoldyouiwouldeatyou! They're an awesome 7-piece emo band based all over the UK
Their new record "I Am Not Your Fault" is released Sept 23rd on Sky Blue (/150) and Pale Green (/100) 12" Vinyl. Pre-orders,…
We're excited to show you the first episode of our new webseries 'FBD Rigs', an MTV Cribs styled look at the gear the guitarists of our bands are using
This first installment sees Guy Keltner of Acid Tongue talking us through his (slightly thrown together) UK Tour set-up
Today's the day! You can now stream, download and purchase the new physical EP from Seattle's Acid Tongue. Beautiful Disaster continues where the self titled EP left off with loads of summery vibes and scuzzy guitar sounds. The EP is released in the UK via us and in the US via Freakout Records on limited edition Red, White and Blue cassets.
Thats right, you heard correct. The new, fuzzy, wonky and sunstroked EP titled 'Beautiful Disaster from our boys across the pound is streaming via DIY. Guy had a breif interview with DIY as well while the band are on tour on the East coast of America. The interview goes into detail on the recording proccess and how the band have found themselves where they are now. Cheers to the DIY team for streaming the record.
Kingston's own Emo kings Losing Sleep are coming back to you in October. The guys are hitting the road with Anna's Anchor from Ireland and its going to be wonderful. The two are going to be traveling all over the UK at some of the UK's best DIY venues so make sure you peep at the poster below and mark the dates in your calander.
Stoked to say that the Weatherstate matinee show with Moose Blood on July 28th is now sold out. If you are lucky enough to have picked up a ticket then get down early to catch Weatherstate and definatly stage dive.
We're pressing Weatherstate's "Dumbstruck" onto cassette!
Due to the demand for tapes and the demand of the "Dead Ends" tape we thought 'why not repress Dumbstruck?'
Pre-orders on the limited run of 50 have been flying…
We told you we have some Acid Tongue news for you didn't we.
The track's lifted from the new EP of the same name, out worldwide August 5th. We're teaming up with Freakout Records to bring you a limited run of ALL AMERICAN CASSETTES, available in Red, White and Blue variants
This year we're excited to bring FBD to some of the best festivals in the UK. We will have stalls at the following festivals:
- 2000 Trees
- Always The Sun
We're packing up our office and bringing it to the fields. If you're heading along, come and say "Hey!"
Acid Tongue dropped into NYC on their way home to Seattle after their UK tour and played an exclusive Sofa Sounds session. It was very casual and very nice ✌
Check it out below.
We've reissued Weatherstate's awesome debut "Dead Ends" on a super limited run of Green 'n' Splatter cassettes and don't they look great.
These'll be available exclusively at all dates of the band's June tour with Trash Boat for super cheap, so be sure to pick one up!
You can now stream all three live songs from the bands live session shot in London earlier this year. The band share a new track from their fantastic record '+Venture', an old single and a cover. The tracks are all below and linked to our Youtube channel, like and subscribe for more visual fun.
You've Lost Your Muchness - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nv2N-8JWyv8
Your favourite punk band are supporitng Moose Blood on July 28th in The Anvil Bournemouth.
The Matinee show only has a 100 person capacity, so dont sleep on this. This is going to be the last time for a long while you see Moose Blood in a venue this size.
Cosmic dwellers Gun Shy have released a new visual accompanyment for their track 'With Us'. Vapour Trail Blog kindly hosted the video and sat down with the band for an exclusive interview.
Could you tell me a bit about Gun Shy, and how the band formed?
Gun Shy is Josh Bannister…
If you grabbed a copy of the Gun Shy's "First Transmission" EP then you're one of the luck ones.
For everyone who grabbed a copy, thanks.
For those wishing you'd picked one up, you…
The long-awaited new release from London alt-math-rock-whatever band Atiptoe is available now on all good streaming platforms, iTunes and CD
The band plays a UK tour staring next week…
Having being focused on the recording their new record, Homebound have been a little quieter on the live front than usual. We're pleased to let you know the boys are back at it in May alongside Beaumont
Weatherstate's headed our for a run of shows with Trash Boat (Hopeless Recs) and WSTR (No Sleep) in June
The shows are in celebration of Trash Boat's new album "Nothing I Write You Can Change What You've Been Through" out June 17th
Grab your tickets from www.livenation.co.uk or…
We're pleased to be working with Gun Shy for the release of their debut recorded output "First Transmission"
Gun Shy is the brash, turbulent new musical undertaking of Josh Bannister, former front-man of Milk Teeth. This new project…
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