01. Chilean District

02. You Are Here

03. Hickey Avenue

04. Seventeener (17th and 34th)

05. Beautiful Things

06. Acheron River

07. Metropole

08. Drunk Tweets

09. The YMCA Down the Street from the Clinic

10. Never Fade Away

11. Paradise Shitty

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The Lawrence Arms

Chicago's own The Lawrence Arms will release Metropole, their first album in eight years, on January 28, 2014 via Epitaph. Visit Noisey to listen to "You Are Here" from the album now.

The Lawrence Arms formed in Chicago in 1999, and members Brendan Kelly (vocals/bassist), Chris McCaughan (vocals/guitar), and Neil Hennessey (drummer) have released five studio albums to date. Their sixth album and first with Epitaph, Metropole, captures “that alone-in-a-crowd, stranger-in-a-strange-land kind of shit—a feeling of such weird solitude that you don’t even know what’s up and what’s down ‘cause you’re so caught in the wake of the city," according to Kelly.

Metropole was recorded at Chicago's Atlas Studios with co-producer Matt Allison who has also worked with Chicago-punk-scene veterans Alkaline Trio. The follow-up to their 2009 Fat Wreck Chords EP Buttsweat and Tears, the new venture takes the band's gritty p...



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No: #87303

US Rel. Date: 01/28/2014

EU Rel. Date: 01/27/2014

Type: Full


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