shame - Food For Worms
shame - Food For Worms
shame - Food For Worms

shame - Food For Worms

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This item is scheduled to be released on 24th February 2023.

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A big return from the post punks.

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If Songs of Praise was fuelled by pint-sloshing teenage vitriol, then Drunk Tank Pink delved into a different kind of intensity. Wading into uncharted musical waters, emboldened by their wit and earned cynicism, they created something with the abandon of a band who had nothing to lose. Having forced their way through their second album’s identity crisis, they arrive, finally, at a place of hard-won maturity. Enter: Food for Worms, which Steen declares to be “the Lamborghini of shame records.”

It marks a sonic departure from anything they’ve done before, abandoning their post-punk beginnings for more eclectic influences, drawing from the tense atmospherics of Merchandise, the sharp yet uncomplicated lyrics of Lou Reed and the more melodic works of 90s German band, Blumfeld.

For the first time, the band are not delving inwards, but seeking to capture the world around them. “I don’t think you can be in your own head forever,” says Steen. A conversation after one of their gigs with a friend prompted a stray thought that he held onto: “It’s weird, isn’t it? Popular music is always about love, heartbreak, or yourself. There isn’t much about your mates.” In many ways, the album is an ode to friendship, and a documentation of the dynamic that only five people who have grown up together - and grown so close, against all odds - can share.

It's an idiom.
Artist: shame
Label: Dead Oceans
Catalogue: DOC324xbnd-01
Barcode: 674012922263
Format: LP or CD
Release Date: 24th February 2023

This product is a pre order and is scheduled to be released 24th February 2023.

This product is available on preorder with a limited discounted price.

                               

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When is this released?

shame - Food For Worms is available for preorder now and has a scheduled release date of 24th February 2023. In the event of any delays to this date, we will try to keep this page updated, specifically in the 'release updates' tab. Sadly, we are seeing a lot of date changes in 2022 so please bear with us.

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