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Brutal Panda Data’ fifteenth Anniversary Comp to Profit Charity, So Get Yours Now

Brutal Panda Data’ fifteenth Anniversary Comp to Profit Charity, So Get Yours Now


An impartial document label out of Philly is celebrating its fifteenth anniversary by providing a ridiculously giant digital compilation of tracks that not solely highlights their steady of artists, but additionally seeks to help a music education-based non-profit group.

Earlier this week, Brutal Panda Data proprietor and co-founder Bob Lugowe unveiled the greater than 50-track compilation on their Bandcamp, that includes each new and basic tunes from the likes of Mantar, Kowloon Walled Metropolis, Native H, Primitive Weapons, and extra.

And whereas many document labels would simply maintain a sale to advertise a significant anniversary, Lugowe stated the concept of giving again to a worthwhile charity like Save The Music was one thing his late good friend and label co-founder Mike Lara would have finished.

“It’s arduous to consider that I’m nonetheless operating a ridiculously named document label fifteen years after we got here up with the concept to launch a FIGHT AMP album on vinyl in an period the place MySpace was nonetheless the key drive within the music trade and bodily music was gasping for air. The truth that I made a decision to make the leap and attempt to do it full-time after my wonderful good friend and accomplice in crime, Mike Lara, handed away final 12 months, provides to the load of the selection and the significance of supporting impartial artwork & music on this fashionable period.

“Mike was a cosmic Taurus who beloved the desert (as pictured on the album artwork), had impeccable style and keenness round music, and strived to make a troublesome world a greater place by inspiring others to search out group, which means and help via artwork. I’m so happy with what we’ve got achieved collectively and know that Mike is with me each step of the way in which and continues to encourage myself and the bands’, household & buddies whose lives he touched to today.”

Although the compilation is offered on the label’s Bandcamp web page for no matter you need to pay for it, take into account that all proceeds go to Save The Music — so pay up. They’re additionally providing a bundle that features the comp and both a sick commemorative t-shirt in black or tan, or a particular commemorative pint glass.

Along with the massive compilation, Brutal Panda Data is taking its birthday celebration out on the highway with a nine-stop tour of the east coast that includes a considerably rotating forged of bands together with Kowloon Walled Metropolis, Rid Of Me, Native H, and extra. Very similar to the aforementioned compilation, a portion of ticket proceeds may even profit Save The Music.

Zack Flores, senior director of selling for Save The Music, stated this sort of effort from Brutal Panda Data could make an enormous distinction for the charity’s overarching mission.

“Save The Music is grateful to obtain the beneficiant help from Brutal Panda, their unimaginable roster of bands, and wonderful followers to propel our mission ahead and assist us put money into extra native communities nationwide to make sure each pupil has equitable entry to music training and a protected house to attach and discover their inside creativity.”

The complete listing of tour dates, in addition to the entire compilation monitor listing, will be discovered beneath.

BRUTAL PANDA fifteenth Anniversary Reveals: 

Wednesday December sixth – Richmond, VA @ Gallery 5
Kowloon Walled Metropolis/Rid of Me/Prayer Group

Thursday December seventh – Washington, DC @ Pie Store
Kowloon Walled Metropolis/Rid of Me/demise pose

Friday December eighth – Philadelphia, PA @ The First Unitarian Church
Brutal Panda Data fifteenth Anniversary Showcase + Rid of Me Document Launch Present
Kowloon Walled Metropolis/Rid of Me/Cherubs/demise pose

Saturday December ninth – Brooklyn, NY @ Saint Vitus Bar
Brutal Panda Data fifteenth Anniversary Showcase + Save the Music Fundraiser + Tribute to Mike Lara 
Kowloon Walled Metropolis/Native H/Cherubs/Rid of Me/Primitive Weapons/demise pose

Sunday December tenth – Cambridge, MA @ Center East Upstairs 
Native H/demise pose/Full Bush

Tuesday December twelfth – Cleveland, OH @ Grog Store
Native H/demise pose

Wednesday December thirteenth – Ann Arbor, MI @ Blind Pig
Native H/demise pose

Thursday December 14th – Indianapolis, IN @ Hello-Fi
Native H/demise pose

Friday December fifteenth – Saint Louis, MO @ Duck Room
Native H/demise pose



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