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A Fucking Elephant

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A Fucking Elephant Streaming "Seven Inches"

New Jersey act A Fucking Elephant's January 2013 tour insanity will kick off this Friday with a show in New Brunswick, followed by over two weeks of additional cities throughout the East Coast. The duo is touring in support of the new "Seven Inches" 7” release, set for emission via the band’s own Nefarious Industries officially on January 22nd.

To help kick the tour off in style, today A Fucking Elephant has whipped out "Seven Inches" for your auditory displeasure via BrooklynVegan here.

Featuring two brand new A Fucking Elephant songs, including the single “A Bunch of Good Looking Roundeyes” as well as the opening love anthem “I'm Addicted to Drugs & Sex and I Want You to Choke Me,” the 7” was recorded with engineer Colin Marston (Krallice, Dysrhythmia, Behold… The Arctopus). The wax pressing will be limited to 500 copies overall -- 250 on black vinyl and 250 on yellow -- and will be available early at the shows on the tour. More...

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A Fucking Elephant Releasing New 7"

The riff-twisting duo A Fucking Elephant has completed its latest batch of percussive auditory penetration, and is preparing to drop the "Seven Inches" 7” on January 22nd.

The New Jersey-based twosome hammered out two gnarly new tracks with engineer Colin Marston (Krallice, Dysrhythmia, Behold… The Arctopus), which will end a two-year release gap, the last new material having been captured on A Fucking Elephant’s split full-length with cohorts El Drugstore nearly two years ago.

As with the split, "Seven Inches" will pop out on Nefarious Industries, the indie label formed by deviants from both bands. The wax pressing will be limited to 500 copies overall -- 250 on black vinyl and 250 on yellow -- in addition to the tracks being available digitally. The track listing is:

Side A: I'm Addicted To Drugs And Sex And I Want You To Choke Me
Side B: A Bunch Of Good Looking Roundeyes More...

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A Fucking Elephant Enters The Studio

New Jersey’s atypical progressive experimanglers A Fucking Elephant – who have been assaulting basements and forcing acoustic trauma since 2007 -- will barricade themselves in the studio with engineer Colin Marston (Krallice, Dysrhythmia, Behold… The Arctopus) this weekend to lay down two new tracks. The material being recorded is for a 7” the duo – drummer Greg Meisenberg and guitarist Matt Keys -- will be releasing in January, in conjunction with a stateside tour to support it.

The newly-confirmed 7” will be A Fucking Elephant’s first new material since the split full-length with cohorts El Drugstore, which dropped in early 2011 via Nefarious Industries, a label created by members of both bands and other local allies. The new 7” will also be released through the label, and will be joined by other new titles in the coming months.

More info on the studio session and upcoming live actions will be released in the weeks ahead. In the meantime get nuts with live footage of one of the new songs to be recorded for the 7”, bearing the polished title “I'm Addicted To Drugs And Sex And I Want You To Choke Me,” in the player below. More...

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El Drugstore Announces Split EP

New Jersey’s El Drugstore and A Fucking Elephant have completed a split EP, which will ooze into the public on July 26th in both CD and digital formats. This will be the maiden voyage for newly formed Nefarious Industries, a label imprint founded by members of both bands. The artwork for the release was completed by Eric Nyffeler, who has also been responsible for all of East of the Wall’s cover artwork to date.

The track listing is as follows:

A FUCKING ELEPHANT:
01 Blue Crab Fantastic
02 Football With Ukrainians
03 Furious E.
04 Just the Tip
05 Holla! No Babies

EL DRUGSTORE:
06 Those Arm Rests Are Fire
07 Schnurrbart
08 Shit-Eating Dog Kisses
09 Slamcart

From July 14th through 21st both bands will also team up to infest the Northeast with a rash of dates in support of the split EP, with confirmed stops in Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Massachusetts, New York and more as the final details are being sorted this week.

7/14/2011: *TBA – Baltimore, MD w/ Time Columns
7/15/2011 Siren Records - Doylestown, PA w/ Carved Up, Cadaveric Spasm
7/16/2011 The Updog – Pennington, NJ w/ The Vandelles, So Is The Tongue
7/17/2011 United Unitarian Church - Fitchburg, MA w/ Hivesmasher
7/18/2011 *TBA, MA/ME/RI/CT
7/19/2011 Black Watch Pub - New Bedford, MA w/ Mother Night, Good Citizens
7/20/2011 Ric Jamison’s - Mt. Sinai, NY w/ Bangladeafy, Pluto & the 2012’s
7/21/2011 The Charleston - Brooklyn, NY w/ Zevious, Father Figures

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