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All Pigs Must Die sign w/ Southern Lord Recs

Thursday, March 03, 2011 10:40 AM PT

Official press release:

Massachusetts-based hardcore squad All Pigs Must Die have recently signed a deal with Southern Lord Recordings for their upcoming full-length, due to be unleashed this Summer.

The band's members hail from known modern hardcore/metal acts yet turn their more crust punk/d-beat-driven aggression outward with All Pigs Must Die. The band released their self-titled debut EP on their own Nonbeliever Records in 2010, and have toured regionally over recent months, already amassing a diehard legion of followers.

While little info on the upcoming new album is available for public disbursement at press time, we do know that the unit recorded the upcoming full-length album, entitled God Is War, at Kurt Ballou's infamous Godcity studios, and the album will be coming together for a release during the Summer months of 2011. Complete album info will be released in the coming weeks.

All Pigs Must Die will perform at several events during this year's SXSW, including the Full Metal Texas showcase alongside Rwake, Trap Them, Hull and more, as well as the Power Of The Riff/Southern Lord showcase where they'll tear it up with Trash Talk, Trap Them, The Secret, Eagle Twin, Masakari and The County Bucks. APMD will also be on tour with 'Lord labelmates Nails on their upcoming East Coast dates in March.

Confirmed All Pigs Must Die Live Appearances:

3/16 Scoot Inn - Austin, TX @ SXSW Thrasher Magazine Death Match
3/17 Emo's - Austin, TX @ SXSW Full Metal Texas showcase
3/18 501 Studios - Austin, TX @ Southern Lord/Power Of The Riff SXSW party
3/31 Great Scott - Boston, MA - Great Scott w/ Nails, Burning Love, New Lows
4/01 Union Pool - Brooklyn, NY w/ Nails, Burning Love, New Lows
4/02 The Barbary - Philadelphia, PA w/ Nails, Burning Love, New Lows, Deathbeds


3/3/2011 10:44:21 AM
first post. good news.

3/3/2011 10:47:53 AM
How fcking predictable.

3/3/2011 10:54:42 AM
first SL signs Black Breath: a boring/lazy Entombed rip-off. then they sign a band ripping off Black Breath. how much more watered down could you get? also: still the worst band name ever.

3/3/2011 10:57:43 AM
^agreed. Seriously, who sat down and decided that would be a good band name? A fifth grader? With an overzealous appreciation for Ice-T?

3/3/2011 11:10:28 AM
wow he's really trying to control the market on this wave of music coming out...

3/3/2011 11:10:48 AM
It's a Death in June album. I'm not sure if that's where they got the name though.

3/3/2011 11:27:11 AM
Kevin Baker just hates cops.

3/3/2011 11:38:55 AM
i love bacon

3/3/2011 11:57:23 AM
insert tired GFOS comment.

3/3/2011 12:06:15 PM
boris and sunn havent been payin the bills so well the last few years.

3/3/2011 1:07:50 PM
god city studios to record god is war....god's dick is hard.

3/3/2011 3:35:16 PM
They took Swine Flu really seriously.

3/3/2011 4:41:17 PM
All Bands Like This Must Die

3/3/2011 5:13:50 PM
"we're totally not playing the same shit over and over and over and over and over again. we're breathing fresh air into music. yano!?"

3/3/2011 10:50:26 PM
good band, good for them, i guess

3/3/2011 11:09:47 PM
various bands that abuse the boss hm-2 are stoked

3/4/2011 1:30:45 PM
this band is pretty fcking pathetic

3/4/2011 2:26:20 PM
all pigs must cry

3/4/2011 2:40:06 PM
Lame band name, dudes.

3/4/2011 3:27:36 PM
Pretty stoked on these dudes

3/5/2011 11:18:59 PM
band name makes me think of the old 7" comp pigs suck

3/6/2011 2:26:16 AM
kevin baker could beat the shit out of all you bastufft gays

3/7/2011 10:12:20 AM
godcity studios, where kurt ballou writes every bands full length for them. riff machine.

3/7/2011 1:58:40 PM
i love how vital remains has been around or like 20 years, and theyre STILL the opening band on tours... fcking die