“The Rat Parade is here! The three of us are very excited to share our wild music with the world. You’ll be hearing more from us soon!”

So say the Hamilton, Ontario-based punk trio Rat Parade of their music and new self-titled album which drops on October 31st! The four-track EP is a straight-up old school punk rocker with very few bells and whistles… just music! Pre-order the release via Bandcamp and check out the album premiere below!

The guys, “entered the studio in September 2017 to record the 4 song self titled EP. It was recorded live off the floor (albeit with multi layered guitar and vocal overdubs) in a weekend. The album is full of imprecise yelling vocals, fuzzy bass, screaming distorted guitars, and pounding drums. The lyrics are largely of personal meaning, but they have a common theme of being inspired by the city of Hamilton.”

If you’re in the area, on October 31st the band are performing a release show at The Doors: Taco Joint and Metal Bar in Hamilton. Check it out!

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