Legendary hardcore punk band DYS recently announced a series of new Digital singles with the first track, "Wild Card", officially available today. Pick up the mp3 for only 99 cents now at Amazon.com
, and iTunes
. The song premiered last week on RevolverMag.com and the site featured a new interview with DYS co-founder Jonathan Anastas - that interview can be seen here
The DYS single series launched today and will run through March 2012, with one song being released each month in multiple digital formats. The next song to be released, a love letter to Boston's unique musical history, "Sound of Our Town", is scheduled to debut on December 13th, "Unloaded" will follow on January 17th, 2012, "(We are) The Road Crew", a staple of the band's live set since their reunion, will be released on February 14th, 2012. A fifth new song will be announced in early 2012 and released that March.
These songs feature the band's all new line-up. Co-founders Dave Smalley (ex- Dag Nasty, All, Down by Law) and Jonathan Anastas (ex-Slapshot) are joined by guitar player Franz Stahl (Scream, ex-Foo Fighters), drummer Al Pahanish Jr. (ex- Powerman 5000) and guitar player Adam Porris (ex-Far From Finished). Produced by Andrew "Mudrock" Murdock (Avenged Sevenfold, Riverboat Gamblers), recorded at his Hobby Shop Studio, West in Los Angeles, and mastered by Dave Shultz at D2, these are the band' s first new songs released since reforming last year for the Gallery East Reunion in Boston. Their live opus, More than Fashion: Live From The Gallery East Reunion, hit stores last August via Bridge Nine Records.
DYS - ON TOUR
November 10 - Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall w/ Youth of Today
November 11 - Toronto, ON @ Wrongbar w/ Youth of Today
November 13 - Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven w/ Youth of Today