I’m sorry, but, really, who doesn’t love these guys!?!?! So glad to know that BEM is treating them so royally. –Brad
The Fierce And The Dead – If It Carries On Like This We Are Moving To Morecambe (remastered) – released by Bad Elephant Music on 18th November 2016
Originally released in 2016, the album has been remastered with five bonus tracks, and is presented in Digipak format for the first time. The release also features all new artwork by celebrated artist Mark Buckingham.
…Morecambe represents the first flowering of The Fierce And The Dead’s signature sound, and displays both the immediacy of their music and a promise of what was to come.
Guitarist Matt Stevens says: “We’re really pleased to get this opportunity to release a definitive version of the first Fierce And The Dead album – we’re still really proud of it. It’s nice to get an opportunity to go back to remaster it, sort out the packaging and put some previously unreleased tunes on there. Mark Buckingham’s brand new art is really special and the opportunity to work with one of our favourite artists is a massive deal for all of us. I’m really pleased to be able to release it in partnership with our friends at BEM.”
“It was a really exciting time making this album”, adds bassist and producer Kev Feazey, “and I hope this reissue and the extra tracks will show that. This was where we started thinking that TFATD might be an actual band, and I’m happy that it is getting a new lease of life.”
The Fierce And The Dead are currently writing for their third album, as yet untitled. Two festival appearances have already been lined up for 2017 – RoSFest in the USA on 7th May, and the New Day Festival in Kent over the weekeour in 26th August.
The Fierce And The Dead – If It Carries On Like This We Are Moving To Morecambe
- Part 2
- The Wait
- H. R.
- Hotel No. 6
- Daddies Little Helper
- 10 x 10
- Andy Fox
- Foreign Languages
- Andy Fox (live at Kingsway College)
- Part 2 (Take 1 board mix)
- Landcrab (Take 5 board mix)
- Andy Fox (Suitcase Remix)
Matt Stevens – Guitars, piano, fx & percussion
Kevin Feazey – Bass, guitars, fx, programming & percussion
Stuart Marshall – Drums & percussion
Steve Cleaton – Guitar on track 12
Terry Edwards – Saxophone on tracks 7, 10 & 15
Recorded and mixed by Kevin Feazey in 2011 at:
Livingston Studios, Fortress Studios, Matt’s place,
Kev’s place & hotel rooms in Norway & France.
Track 12 recorded by Grant Leslie 2014
at Westminster Kingsway College.
Re-Mastered at Danger Studios 2016 by Vek Noir
Original paintings and drawings by Mark Buckingham
© 2016. All rights reserved.
TFATD logo © 2015, Kevin Feazey
Design by Stefan Hepe, Mark Buckingham & Kev Feazey.