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The Heroic Enthusiasts Announce Digital Reissues of Acclaimed EPs, 'MEMORY WHEEL' & 'THE SECOND THREE'

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Fresh off the release of their self-titled debut album, The Heroic Enthusiasts have announced their first two EPs will be reissued digitally through the Bodan Kuma Recordings.

The first EP, titled Memory Wheel, will be released on November 17 and features early versions of songs that eventually made their way to the debut album, including “The Object, Jealousy”. The Second Three, will be released on December 10, and also features early songs as well as two unreleased tracks, “Shine!” and the ballad “If A Heart”.

For a limited time, NoiseTrade is offering an exclusive sampler of both EPs – in addition to tracks from The Heroic Enthusiasts – available for free via the Heroic Enthusiasts page. It’s a perfect collection for fans to dig deeper into the back catalogue and introduce new listeners to the New York outfit.
In celebration of the release of their debut album, as well as the reissues, The Heroic Enthusiasts will be playing The Bowery Electric on November 8th, alongside Like Herding CatsHerMajesty, and The Vylits. Tickets are available through the Bowery ticketing site.

The band's full length debut album, The Heroic Enthusiasts is available now through your favorite DSP and on limited edition deluxe vinyl

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The Heroic Enthusiasts Self-Titled Debut LP Available Now!

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The debut album from New York's The Heroic Enthusiasts is available now on all streaming and digital platforms. The album, produced by the band and mixed by Mercury Rev's Anthony Molina, features the singles "New York Made Me", "Better Crazy Than Boring", "When The Deal Is Done", and "Pure Fade". 

The Heroic Enthusiasts is available on all DSPs, as well as a limited-deluxe vinyl pressing. The vinyl edition, available starting 11/08, includes a digital download, lyric booklet, and color insert, all pressed on black vinyl and is available through the Bodan Kuma shop

The Heroic Enthusiasts will be embarking on a short record release tour through New York, culminating in a show at the Bowery Electric on November 8th. Catch them at the dates below:

11/03 - Buffalo, NY @ Buffalo's Mohawk Place
11/04 - Rochester, NY @ The Bug Jar
11/08 - New York, NY @ Bowery Electric

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Premiere: MAGNET Magazine - The Heroic Enthusiasts "When The Deal Is Done"

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MAGNET Magazine has exclusively premiered the first single off the self-titled debut album from New York's The Heroic Enthusiasts. 

The band’s self-produced LP was mixed by Mercury Rev’s Anthony Molina and is out via the Bodan Kuma label. Formed in 2014, the quartet is made up of James Tabbi (Eleven Pond), Thomas Ferrara (Bullseye), Mike James (Longwave) and Dexter Redic (Roots Collider). Says James, “We all hit it off with a mutual love of bands like Japan and Cocteau Twins. I think we knew there was immediate chemistry, and I was indeed intrigued by the sound. It wasn’t forced or revivalist to me. It sounded honest.” You can listen to the single via MAGNET here

The Heroic Enthusiasts is out October 20, 2017 and pre-orders are available now. 

WATCH: Kat Meoz "L.A. Don't Love You" Premiere via Troma Entertainment

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The legendary (and infamous) Troma Entertainment has premiered the newest video for Kat Meoz's single "L.A. Don't Love You".

Shot by acclaimed director Kansas Bowling (Troma's B.C. Butcher) and featuring Troma's own Lloyd Kaufman, the video pays homage to Kenneth Anger's infamous novel Hollywood Babylon, showcasing the darkness and exploits of the glamour "Old Hollywood." The song itself is a blistering anthem of self doubt in the City of Angels, which is a fitting soundtrack to the gritty, frenetic video. 

Kat Meoz's latest release, L.A. Don't Love You is out now. 

Bodan Kuma Sign GRAND CANYON, Hear "Lucinda"

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Join us in welcoming Grand Canyon to the Bodan Kuma family.

The six piece band plays "west coast rock", Americana country pop reminiscent of artists like Tom Petty and Fleetwood Mac. The band includes Casey Shea (vocals and guitar), Allison Pierce (vocals), Joe Guese (guitar and keys), Adam Popick (bass), Tom Polce (drums), and Matt Pynn (guitar and pedal steel). Formerly all east coasters, the band members migrated to Los Angeles, and created Grand Canyon on the east side of town in 2015. 

The band are finishing up their debut album, tentatively scheduled for early 2018. For now, you can start with their single, "Lucinda", below. 

Detroit Rebellion's 'The Man' Available For First Time on Vinyl

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Detroit Rebellion's thunderous debut, The Man, is now available on vinyl for the first time. The limited edition pressing comes in a standard issue, with full color booklets and on black wax.

Deluxe pre-orders came with a limited edition 7" split single with "The Man" b/w "Fork In The Road" on hand-numbered, gold vinyl. While pre-orders sold out, there are still a limited quantity of 7" still available. Both the deluxe and standard version of The Man are available now in the Bodan Kuma store

"This album belongs in the library of every true audiophile" - Indie Voice