RED FANG: Premiere Fraggle Rock Cover From Volcom 7”; Prepare Headlining Tour

Portland, OR hard rockers RED FANG have premiered a cover of the Fraggle Rock song “Why” in preparation for their upcoming headlining fall US tour with Whores and Wild Throne. The song can be streamed via Revolver Magazine HERE.
Originally recorded in 2013 and now appearing on the Fraggle Rock tribute album Shine On, the track will appear alongside a cover of Elvis’s “Can’t Help Falling In Love” on a limited edition 7″ to be released by Volcom in conjunction with the tour.  A preview of the cover art along with an extremely limited quantity of the press is currently available for pre-order via Relapse HERE. The full Fraggle Rock compilation, Shine On, is available digitally via iTunes HERE.
RED FANG’s Revolver Magazine-sponsored tour comes on the heels of the band’s recent European and Australian tours, and includes appearances at Slipknot’s Knotfest and Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festivals. This tour marks the last shows the band will perform in 2015 before heading into the studio to begin recording its new full-length next year. A complete listing of dates is available below.

Released via Relapse Records last year, RED FANG’s most recent album Whales and Leeches debuted at #66 on the Billboard Album Chart, marking the group’s highest sales week ever and first debut in the Top 200. Whales and Leeches, which was produced by Chris Funk (Decemberists) and mixed by Vance Powell (White Stripes, Raconteurs, Kings of Leon), has generated worldwide critical acclaim for the band from publications such as SPIN, Revolver, Magnet, Alternative Press and many more (soundbites below). Featuring such guests as Mike Scheidt (Yob) and Pall Jenkins (The Black Heart Procession), Whales and Leeches has propelled RED FANG into the upper stratosphere of the heavy rock and metal elite. The album can be streamed in full via the band’s official Bandcamp page HERE.

RED FANG recently premiered their new animated video for “Crows In Swine,” the third single off Whales and Leeches. The clip, which was animated and directed by Adam Avilla, can be viewed HERE.
Red Fang Tour Dates: 
***All dates with Whores and Wild Throne***

 Sep 30 Missoula, MT The Palace Lounge (No Whores)

Oct 01 Billings, MT Pub Station

Oct 02 Salt Lake City, UT   Urban Lounge w/ Caspian, Whores, Wild Throne

Oct 03 Ft. Collins, CO Aggie Theatre

Oct 05 Kansas City, MO Riot Room

Oct 06 St. Louis, MO Firebird

Oct 07 Chicago, IL Subterranean

Oct 08 Columbus, OH Ace of Cups

Oct 09 Pittsburgh, PA Altar Bar

Oct 10 Brooklyn, NY    Palisades

Oct 11 Philadelphia, PA Underground Arts

Oct 13 Raleigh, NC Kings

Oct 14 Atlanta, GA Masquerade – Hell

Oct 16 New Orleans, LA Siberia

Oct 17 Dallas, TX Gas Monkey Live

Oct 18 Austin, TX Mohawk

Oct 19 Houston, TX Warehouse Studio

Oct 21 Albuquerque, NM   Launchpad

Oct 22 Phoenix AZ The Rebel Lounge

Oct 23 San Diego, CA Casbah

Oct 24 San Bernardino, CA Knotfest (no support)

Oct 25 Sacramento, CA Aftershock Festival @ Gibson Ranch Park (no support)

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