WHORES. debut “I See You Are Also Wearing a Black T-Shirt” Music Video
NEW Album, ‘GOLD’. Available October 28th 2016 (PREORDER HERE)
October 24, 2016 – Atlanta natives WHORES. have debuted a new music video for their track “I See You Are Also Wearing a Black T-Shirt,” today. Directed by Whitey McConnaughy (RED FANG, IRON REAGAN), this is the first time the band has done a music video. “Mastodon let us use their space to film, and Whitey is pretty much the coolest dude ever,” says frontman and guitarist Christian Lembach. “so it was just a matter of us doing what we do best: sweat and scream in a basement.”
WHORES. will release GOLD. on October 28th, 2016 via Steamhammer / SPV within Europe. GOLD. will be available in the USA and Canada via eOne Entertainment. The debut LP was recorded at Parhelion Studios with producer Ryan Boesch (Helmet, Fu Manchu, Melvins) The band is also revealing the artwork for GOLD. done by Patrick Copeland.
- Playing Poor
- Baby Teeth
- Participation Trophy
- Mental Illness as Mating Ritual
- Ghost Trash
- Charlie Chaplin Routine
- Of Course You Do
- I See You Are Also Wearing a Black T-Shirt
- Bloody Like The Day You Were Born
- I Have a Prepared Statement
GOLD. is the follow up to the highly buzzed about EP Clean (2013), which was widely cheered by critics. Also recorded by Boesch, the record sold out within a month, prompting the band to quickly release a second pressing. Clean is now on its fourth pressing.
The band will join TORCHE in supporting RED FANG later this fall in the USA. European Tour dates will be confirmed pretty soon! Stay tuned for more news.
Rolling Stone Magazine about WHORES:
“The Jesus Lizard meets early Queens of the Stone Age at the therapist’s office.” – 10 New Artists You Need to Know: October 2016
Formed in 2010, Atlanta, Ga. noise merchants WHORES. have quickly become infamous, thanks to their crushing live shows and no-holds-barred punk rock attitude. The band signed to Brutal Panda Records in 2011 to unleash their ferocious debut, Ruiner. Recorded at The Factory in Atlanta, Ruiner. features five crushingly heavy tracks of pissed-off noise rock for fans of Helmet, Pissed Jeans, Harvey Milk and The Jesus Lizard.
Since their inception, the band has toured throughout the U.S., playing shows with Torche, Iron Reagan, Deafheaven, Floor, Retox, Kylesa, The Atlas Moth, Zozobra, Royal Thunder, Fight Amp, Lo Pan, Red Fang, Coliseum, Obliterations, Black Tusk, The Sword, Melvins and Creepoid.
The band has garnered much attention as one of the best new acts in the noise rock scene. Spin Magazine voted WHORES. as one of the “must-see” bands at the 2014 SXSW and named Clean in the top 10 of their 20 Best Metal Albums of 2013. “We were in other bands. Now we’re in this band,”says the band. “Soon we will all be deaf. Commercially moribund, second wave, first class, good times, bad vibes.”