Direwolves

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Direwolves «The Great Year»May 26th 2017 • 12"EP, CD, DIGITAL • THRT063  

Three years after their debut album "Aegri Somnia", Lorient, France's DIREWOLVES return with "The Great Year". This new six tracks EP focuses on the more energetic facet of their sound, refining the band's revigorating blend of melodic crust and screamo-influenced hardcore. Recorded & mixed by Guillaume Doussaud at Swan Sound Studios (Amanda Woodward, Aussitôt Mort…), mastered by Dan Coutant at Sun Room Studios (Coliseum, The Sword, Jawbox…) and with artwork once again designed by Førtifem, "The Great Year" is another implacable display of the band's abrasive yet anthemic vision of punk/hardcore.

CREDITS

— Recorded & mixed by Guillaume Doussaud at Swan Sound Studios
— Mastered by Dan Coutant at Sun Room Studios
— Artwork by Førtifem

PRESSING INFORMATION

215 x bone/blood haze vinyl
289 x black

TRACKLIST

01. Unpoisoned
02. Oaths & Duality
03. From Tomb To Womb
04. Ascent
05. Unhousel'd, Unanel'd
06. Paths To Metnal

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Direwolves «Aegri Somnia»March 31th 2014 • LP, CD, Digital • THRT041  

Formed in 2011 in Lorient, western France, DIREWOLVES rapidly stood out from the pack by combining both the melodic and the heavy aspects of punk hardcore. Their first full-length «Aegri Somnia» not only follows the path of their EP «Me From Myself, To Banish» (2012) but also enhances the spectrum of their sound, browsing through a large range of sub-genres while avoiding their respective clichés. Songs such as "Holy Treason" or "Face The Facts" show the band at their most vehement, colliding unstoppable drumming with heavily metallic-influenced riffs while the end of the record explores more emotionally-charged post-metallic soundscapes. With their constant will to remain straightforward but diversified DIREWOLVES deliver eleven highly epic and passionate anthems, condensing everything you could expect from a great hardcore LP in 2014.

CREDITS

— Drums recorded by Amaury Sauvé at La Senelle, Laval
— Guitars, bass and vocals recorded by Direwolves in Lorient
— Mixed by Guillaume Doussaud at Swan Sound Studio, Caen
— Mastered by Nick Zampiello at New Alliance East, Boston
— Additional vocals on "Keep It Clear" and "Endless Tragedies" by Quentin Sauvé
— Additional drums and percussion by Amaury Sauvé
— Design by Fortifem

PRESSING INFORMATION

500 x transparent blue vinyl

TRACKLIST

01. Introspection
02. Insights
03. The Blindness That Keeps You Warm
04. Holy Treason
05. Echoed In Vain
06. Sighs And Whisper
07. The Liar's Choice
08. Face The Facts
09. Light It Up
10. Keep It Clear
11. Endless Tragedies

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Direwolves «Me From Myself, To Banish»October 15th 2012 • 12"EP, CD, Digital • THRT024  

Hailing from Lorient (western France), DIREWOLVES merge modern hardcore, crust and screamo on their debut EP "Me From Myself, To Banish". Recorded by producer/sound engineer Amaury Sauvé at La Senelle, these six songs find the perfect balance between emotion and heaviness, reminding of bands such as Alpinist, Lewd Acts or Killing The Dream. After a self-released demo last year, the Wolves confirm their huge potential - don't sleep on them!

CREDITS

— Recorded by Amaury Sauvé
— Mastered by Sylvain Biguet
— Artwork by Fortifem

PRESSING INFORMATION

500 x clear vinyl

TRACKLIST

01. Growing Defeat
02. Dialogue Of No Light
03. Reach This Hand
04. Diving And Struggling
05. Me From Myself, To Banish
06. Relief

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