WHORES to release new album “Gold” October 28th, 2016
WHORES from Atlanta / Georgia will release their new album “Gold” October 28th, 2016 via SPV / Steamhammer within Europe. A massive and heavy album is coming your way here – Noise Rock meets Sludge presented with a proper Punk attitude.
WHORES are playing a couple of headliner shows in the USA right now, followed by an extensive tour with RED FANG and TORCHE in Novermber and December.
Hopefully we can see the band playing shows in Europe shortly.
Since their inception in 2010, Whores. has laid waste to both presumption and audial functioning. Natives of Atlanta, Georgia, members Christian Lembach (vocals/guitars), Donnie Adkinson (drums), and Casey Maxwell (bass) have spent the last six years establishing Whores. as one of heavy music’s most distinctive acts thanks to the formidable combination of the group’s punk ethos and the ferocity of their sound. Confrontational and relentless, the music of Whores. will now be seen and heard in its fully formed state with the group’s debut full length Gold.
Beginning with 2011’s Ruiner EP, Whores. brought a welcomed new vision to the often-tired “extreme music” scene. Two years later saw the release of the Clean. EP, a six-track musical display of visceral rancor and songwriting brilliance. Highly anticipated by critics and fans alike, Clean. sold out within a month, prompting the group to release a second pressing. Touted by SPIN as one of 2013’s ‘Best Metal Albums’, Clean. simply reaffirmed what listeners had suspected all along. Whores. isn’t here to fuck around.
With the 2014 release of the Whores./Rabbits split which included the group’s powerful cover of The Cure’s “Jumping Someone Else’s Train”, the expectation for a full-length became even more apparent, but pushing product isn’t the group’s line of work. For Whores., the cavalcade of anticipation provides no pressure or expectation as Lembach states: “We don’t just want to fill in the blanks.” The only pressure here is to maintain authenticity, and to that end, Whores. are the quintessential example of genuine malice.
Christian Lembach – Vocals, guitar
Casey Maxwell – Bass
Donnie Adkinson – Drums