STR #014: The Bad News – s/t LP (Co-release with Close Up Records)

Out now is the 10-track debut LP by the French garage rock‘n'roll duo The Bad News, that is the new band from Mr Bonz One Man Band!
Co-Release with Close Up Records from Paris.

The Bad News is a garage punk duo from Rennes (France), that started in 2011. Playing the drums is Arno, ex-member of Umä (post punk) and D-Thrones (garage), both from Rennes. Michel, ex-member of Les Wangs (surf) and les Terribles (60s) and nowadays playing as the one man band Mr Bonz, is singing and playing the guitar. Their influences are pretty various, they range from garage to rockabilly while passing punk rock and blues. The Démolition doll rods, Oblivians and Hasil Hadkins count among to their numerous favourite bands.

300 copies in a full colored 300 g/m² cardboard sleeve (printed 5-layer stencil artwork; special thanks goes to Duniel for digitalizing the artwork!):

48 handnumbered copies with a 4color 2-layer stencil sprayed 3mm oaken wood board cover, cut and paste tracklist on the black innersleeve, clear orange wax and a 13×18cm photo print:

You can listen to the whole album here:

Prices (excl. shipping):
lim. 300 edit.: 10€
lim. 48 edit.: sold out!

Shipping costs:
within germany: 4,3€ (versichert mit Hermes)
outside of germany: If you just want one lim. 300 edit., it’s only 4,5€. If you want the special edition, both editions or more copies, please ask!

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