Last Hounds Announce Second E.P. Old Dreams
Releasing 19th May
Huge UK Tour Kicks Off On May 26th
In a world full of stress, anger and pent up frustration, there is nothing like turning music up loud, throwing your head back and leaving your worries behind. If you’re looking for a band to help you channel your negative energies in a positive way, Midlands based five piece Last Hounds may well be the band for you.
Mike, Tom, Ben, James and Chris come together to create an energetic hardcore punk sound, fusing influences such as Gallows and Letlive with a spattering of old school hip hop. Since forming in 2013 Last Hounds have been grinding away, sculpting a raw, passionate and energetic catalogue of material and perfecting a live show to match.
Last Hounds have crafted a four track E.P that is sure to define the band’s career to date. Titled ‘Old Dreams’, the E.P will be released on the 19th of May, and follows Last Hounds’ debut ‘Self Titled’ E.P which was released back in February of 2016. Pre-orders for ‘Old Dreams’ are now available here.
Want to know more about ‘Old Dreams’? Hear it straight from the band:
“We are very excited to release our second EP, ‘Old Dreams’. We really feel like this defines Last Hounds. It’s everything our fans have come to expect, but this time it’s bigger and better. It’s been a long time coming to have this material on record, and we’re extremely proud of the outcome.
The music will resonate with people on a lot of levels, as it reflects on issues that the people will face on a daily basis. We hope our fans, old and new, will love ‘Old Dreams’ and share this experience with us.”
1. Listen (To Me)
2. Lay Me Down
3. Murder Murder
In case you missed it, Last Hounds recently released new single ‘DOA’. In the current climate of anger and political frustration frustration, we all need an anthem to scream at the top of our lungs. With frantic riffs, and a rousing chorus of “We are the DOA, coming to find you”, DOA is sure to become a rousing anthem for the disenfranchised youth.
Check out the video for DOA below.
Thirsty for more? You can check out Last Hounds live at the following shows:
26.5.17 – Leeds, Eiger Studios 27.5.17 – Manchester, Aatma 28.5.17 – Liverpool, Maguire’s Pizza Bar 29.5.17 – Nottingham, The Maze 30.5.17 – London, Black Heart 31.5.17 – Bristol, The Exchange 1.6.17 – Cardiff, Fuel 3.6.17 – Leamington Spa, Zephyr Lounge 4.6.17 – Brighton, Latest Music Bar
Last Hounds are:Mikey Skelcher
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