Dopo l’annuncio del nuovo bassista, altra novità in casa PEARS: il nuovo album uscirà il prossimo 1 Aprile.
“Green Star” rappresenta il secondo full length dopo l’acclamato disco d’esordio “Go to Prison”.
Questo il comunicato della Fat Wreck, etichetta che si occuperà dell’uscita di “Green Star”:
“PEARS laid siege to the punk world with their 2014 debut release, Go To Prison, and have been on a buzz-generating rampage ever since. After spending the better part of two years turning the hardcore scene on its ear, PEARS continue along the warpath with their hotly anticipated second full-length, Green Star, out April 1st (no joke!).
“Green Star” rages with 16 tracks that are loaded with blazingly fast spurts of aggression.
Re-recorded versions of “Snowflake” and “Anhedonia” (previously heard on last year’s “Letters to Memaw” 7-inch) take on new life, thanks in part to A Wilhelm Scream guitarist Mike Supina, who helped engineer the album. Alongside Supina, James Whitten, who also helped produce “Go to Prison”, works his magic on 14 new tracks of unstoppable hardcore.
To elaborate on how PEARS approached recording their latest full-length, singer Zach Quinn says, “The biggest difference was Go To Prison was a fast thing—we just threw it together. This, we slaved over it. We wrote songs and cut songs and cut parts of songs and put them into other songs. It was a nightmare, but I’ve never been more proud of anything. Even though it was a completely different process, it feels like the next step.”
PEARS are already tackling 2016 with vigor. Expect PEARS to continue to bring that energy to stages around the world, starting with Australia in March, followed by North America and Europe”.
Sicura la presenza della punk band di New Orleans al Groezrock, non ci resta che aspettare di sapere se passeranno per la prima volta anche dal nostro paese.
Intanto qui la nostra recensione del 7″ “Letters to Memaw”: