The Casket Lottery Box Set
If you are in Austin, you should come hang with us, otherwise check out this week’s RECORD OF THE WEEK Blog!!
THE CASKET LOTTERY are an indie band from from Kansas Missouri, initially starting as a mellower outlet for Stacey Hilt and Nathan Ellis, who both played in legendary Kansas metal act Coalesce. Originally active from 1997-2004, over the course of multiple split 7″s, EPs, and three full lengths, THE CASKET LOTTERY became a genre defining band for late 90’s midwestern emo. RUN FOR COVER RECORDS brings you a 3 LP Box Set including their widely acclaimed, and long out of print first three LP’s, “Choose Bronze”, “Moving Mountains”, and “Survival Is For Cowards”, available on limited color vinyl for the first time in a decade!
BAND NAME: The Casket Lottery
LABEL NAME: Run For Cover Records
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Come find us at the Flatstock Expo in the Austin Convention Center to get your hands on a PICTURE FLEXI. With this new technology, we’re capable of producing photo-quality images on the best sounding flexis you’ve ever heard. Picture Flexis offer endless possibilities presenting promotional singles, creating limited edition one-offs and bonus collectibles, and endless other uses. Combining the ability to hand someone a piece of music on a cool, collectible and relatively inexpensive format with the same creativity and artistry that goes into a classic picture disc or printed sleeve, these Picture Flexis cover all bases. They WILL become the new thing – get in on the newest trend in vinyl before it becomes one! These are BRAND NEW. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a meeting at SXSW!
In late 2017 on tour supporting last year’s “Satan’s graffiti or God’s art?” THE BLACK LIPS came through Berlin and joined forces with long time partner in crime KING KHAN. Along with KHAN and his daughter SABA LOU, the band recorded a session for local station Radio EINS featuring a trio of songs written with and by KHAN. “Play Safe” is being released in association with Viva Con Agua, a non-profit that has helped over 2000000 people get access to clean water in Uganda, Ethiopia and other countries throughout South America and Asia.
BAND NAME: The Black Lips (Website / Facebook / Instagram) & The Khan Family (Website / Facebook / Instagram / Twitter)
LABEL NAME: Ernest Jenning Record Co. (Website / Facebook / Instagram / Twitter)
The original score to THE GODFATHERS OF HARDCORE – the highly acclaimed documentary chronicling Roger Miret and Vinnie Stigma of Agnostic Front. Composed by Aaron Drake is going to an RSD store near you! This is coming courtesy of WARGOD – who have steadily been making a name for themselves in the vinyl niche, offering releases as diverse as the True Romance soundtrack, the first two Eve 6 LPs, as well as releases for modern rock/metal outfits In This Moment and New Years Day.
ALBUM NAME: The Godfathers of Hardcore score
LABEL NAME: Wargod
LUNATIC FRINGE is a 5 piece female fronted hard rock band out of Northern New Jersey. Started as a project amongst friends the band has gone through a few line up changes and has come in to its own. “The Freakshow” is LUNATIC FRINGE’S first release. Female fronted and unashamed, it is music that has been honed live in the Metro New York City area. This album takes you on a journey from the heavy hitting, like “Insane”, to the completely unexpected tango vibe of “The Tango Crispy” and everywhere in between (Surf rock? sure, Straight up hard rock? of course!)
BAND NAME: Lunatic Fringe (Website / Facebook / Instagram)
LABEL NAME: Freakshow Records
See you next week!