On November 21st, Razor & Tie and Triple Crown Records will release a special deluxe edition of the seminal band Brand New’s debut album, Your Favorite Weapon. A vinyl of the album will also be released on December 6th. This marks the 10th anniversary of the classic uninhibited, powerful record that propelled Brand New to the forefront of the post-hardcore music scene and influenced a generation. Your Favorite Weapon- Deluxe Edition is fully re-mastered with new artwork and seven demos- 4 song self-released demo and 3 never heard before re-recorded demos. Pre-Order the album at Amazon HERE.
Your Favorite Weapon was originally produced by Mike Sapone (Taking Back Sunday, Envy On The Coast, Straylight Run, Crime in Stereo, MC Lars and Public Enemy) and has sold over 315,000 albums to date. The album featured raw, poignant songs that well defined a cohort of lost teenagers and launched Brand New into the music scene. Formed in 2000, Brand New has released four albums - debut album Your Favorite Weapon in 2000, critically acclaimed sophomore album Deja Entendu in 2003, The Devil and God Are Raging Inside Me in 2006 and Daisy in 2009, which debuted at #6 on the Billboard 200. Brand New discography has collectively sold over 1.3 million albums and 1.5 million tracks to date. Brand New is Jesse Lacey (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Brian Lane (drums), Vincent Accardi (lead guitar), Garrett Tiernery (bass) and Derrick Sherman (keyboard, guitars).
Brand New continues to tour in the US and UK – dates HERE.
Your Favorite Weapon- Deluxe Edition – Release Date: November 21, 2011
- 1. The Shower Scene 2. Jude Law and a Semester Abroad 3. Sudden Death In Carolina 4. Mixtape 5. Failure By Design 6. Last Chance to Lose Your Keys 7. Logan to Government Center 8. The No Seatbelt Song 9. Seventy Times 7 10. Secondary 11. Magazines 12. Soco Amaretto Lime
Bonus Tracks 1. Jude Law and a Semester Abroad (2000 demo) 2. Secondary (2000 demo) 3. Logan to Government Center (2000 demo) 4. The Shower Scene (2000 demo) 5. Logan to Government Center (2000 throwaway demo) 6. Last Chance to Lose Your Keys (2000 throwaway demo) 7. Magazines (2000 throwaway demo)