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The Flatliners

The Flatliners
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario Current Label: Fat Wreck Chords Websites: Official Website
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Band Members: SCOTT BRIGHAM - guitar
CHRIS CRESSWELL - vocals+guitar
JON DARBEY - bass
PAUL RAMIREZ - drums

The Flatliners Bio:

Since the release of Destroy To Create (2005 Stomp Records), THE FLATLINERS have toured 9 Canadian provinces and 28 states, alongside such notable acts as: Bad Religion, Anti-Flag, The Suicide Machines, Death By Stereo, Big D & the Kids Table, None More Black, No Use For A Name, The Loved Ones, Catch 22, the Voodoo Glow Skulls, Bigwig, etc., including dates on the 2006 and 2007 Vans Warped Tour… all before reaching the age of 20.

Two years after their debut album won over fans and music critics all over Canada and the US with its catchy melding of ska-punk anthems, they are back with a new sound, a new international label, and a very promising future. Hand picked by Fat Mike himself after hearing some demo recordings, THE FLATLINERS are the newest band to join the Fat Wreck Chords family.

The Great Awake is the long awaited sophomore release from the Toronto-based quartet. In keeping with what worked on their last record, the producer’s chair was filled again by Steve Rizun (Hostage Life, The Creepshow, Closet Monster) but this time around the recording process was not interrupted by the band members’ high-school careers. After locking themselves in their rehearsal space for 2 months, the band came out with over 20 new songs, 12 of which make up the new LP. The new material embraces the gritty punk rock sound that they have grown up listening to. The influences ring loud and clear as they unite many forms of underground rock into one package.

Through punk rock anthems, reggae jams, hints of hardcore and balls out rock n’ roll, this record showcases the band’s prowess in a variety of styles. The maturity of the sound and lyrics do not betray their age, while the catchy and powerful songs do not deny the needs of their ever-growing audience. With great new music, new alliances, and a relentless touring schedule, this audience can only grow, as THE FLATLINERS evolve into artists that stand-out among their peers on an international stage.

176 Comments

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  2. saraiavery
    SaraiAvery10/27/2016 4:28 AM | Permalink

    I like your effort

  3. marisolhackett
    MarisolHackett11/8/2016 12:42 PM | Permalink

    you are amazing

  4. salayvarkony
    SalayVarkony11/16/2016 12:54 AM | Permalink

    really nice.

  5. evajones
    EvaJones11/16/2016 12:55 AM | Permalink

    I love this song..

  6. markusgyorgy
    MarkusGyorgy11/16/2016 4:23 AM | Permalink

    good job.

  7. patricialambert
    PatriciaLambert11/16/2016 12:50 PM | Permalink

    great mixing

  8. helenray
    HelenRay11/17/2016 12:46 AM | Permalink

    very nice song….

  9. levayszalyk
    LevaySzalyk11/19/2016 12:28 AM | Permalink

    Amazing.

  10. marjoryjohni21
    Marjoryjohni2111/23/2016 1:21 AM | Permalink

    nice song i listen this song many time

  11. danieltaylor
    DanielTaylor11/23/2016 12:13 PM | Permalink

    creative

  12. josefabohn
    JosefaBohn11/23/2016 1:20 PM | Permalink

    nice

  13. jackmorris21
    Jackmorris2111/24/2016 12:40 AM | Permalink

    Really nice song….

  14. johnychamp
    JohnyChamp11/24/2016 10:43 AM | Permalink

    nice

  15. roberttorres
    RobertTorres11/25/2016 6:29 AM | Permalink

    Really nice

  16. shantelilly
    ShanteLilly11/26/2016 5:13 AM | Permalink

    Really nice song

  17. jacquelinfatson16
    jacquelinfatson1611/26/2016 6:27 AM | Permalink

    great job

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  19. dianehooker
    DianeHooker12/5/2016 1:53 AM | Permalink

    I love this song….

  20. triciawarner
    TriciaWarner12/7/2016 12:43 AM | Permalink

    I like this song

  21. jacobtrex
    jacobtrex12/7/2016 2:16 AM | Permalink

    I love this song

  22. kiamontes
    KiaMontes12/8/2016 12:28 AM | Permalink

    lovely song

  23. markparker
    MarkParker12/21/2016 5:55 AM | Permalink

    really nice

  24. wendymorris
    WendyMorris12/27/2016 3:51 AM | Permalink

    I love this song…

  25. johnwilson
    JohnWilson1/5/2017 3:02 AM | Permalink

    nice song

  26. jamespacheco
    JamesPacheco1/6/2017 12:35 PM | Permalink

    Great Dedication!

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