The Skinny: The New Jersey-based post-hardcore/alternative quartet simply known as Franchise have released, today September 3rd, 2013, their self-titled full-length album Franchise. Those eager to get their hands on this new slab of molten music can purchase it on iTunes RIGHT HERE! If you’re SUPER impatient though, you can hit play below and be awed by this world exclusive premiere stream of the entire album. We’re digging what the dudes have done and think you will too!

According to their bio: “The band settled on the name ‘Franchise’ as a symbol of how important each member’s commitment and individual strengths are to creating the band’s energetic yet technically and melodically progressive sound. The collective drive of its members to not only succeed in an unforgiving, unpredictable music industry, but create a product that transcends genres and preconceived notions is the heart of the band’s philosophy. From different beginnings, Franchise came together with the hopes of writing and performing a brand of aggressive music true to their own vision, not what’s popular and marketable in ‘the scene.'”

Franchise Track Listing:

01. Life Sucker
02. Pirate Kings
03. Strobe
04. Fade In/Grab You
05. Mexico
06. Middle Aged Kids
07. Pyramid Waves
08. Interlude
09. Number 1 Contender
10. Fake Mardid
11. Farewell for Now (outro)

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