In honour of the Year of the Snake this translation is for our Chinese friends … thanks Liury! Taste The Barrel 今晚，夜莺在山谷中歌唱 我紧随这歌声，在未尽的余生中 在苍白的月色下，我任由你们（肆意）嚎叫 今夜，我一直在战斗，直到将你们这群贪婪的野狼彻底击败 （只见）你们尸首横陈，游移四周，面带旋转木马（僵木般）的微笑 我已永恒迷睡在这一片微笑中 所有（幸存的）可爱的“马儿”也已变得憔悴与温顺，别具姿态地于睡梦中飘远 地狱之门凛冽的冷风会将你击垮 无垠夜空的群星会将你捆缚 不要去自寻死路，在你该在的范围中 尽管那些高跷摇摇摆摆的，可它们会将你抬高 这样一路向上，如影随形的恶魔将滋生你那偷窃之欲 即便将荆棘栽植布满四周，也不能隐匿于光亮之下 不要四下里盲目地嚎叫了 地狱之门凛冽的冷风会将你击垮[…]
Hey we’re glad you made it to 2013 – the train’s still on the rails! We’re taking some time to write some more songs, maybe record a new 7″. Then a couple of shows in[…]
Firstly thanks to everyone for coming out to the shows! We’re stoked on the response to our “Americana Noir” style pioneered on our 2012 albums – and we love to play it live. Secondly we’re working[…]
To stay in the spirit of weird at Xmas here’s a free download of a Christmas song JT & I recorded (with Scare-oline) a few years ago. Rocking the emo-western Xmas: One Horse Slay. This[…]
“The name Big John Bates might evoke visions of tough cowboys, hot deserts, banjos and country, but that is only part of the truth. His Americana sound does contain some country, but it functions as[…]
We just found a few boxes of the Scarecrow Close 7″ in an old barracks in Northern Germany in perfect shape!! So we put them up at the BjB Bandcamp along with limited edition Battered Bones[…]
We made it through the US from Seattle to Boston, posting pictures on our Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr accounts. Pretty entertaining stuff if ya ask me. We also managed to make it to St. John’s,[…]
We’re seriously stoked on this one, click and be amazed!!