Chicago punks Meat Wave are currently on a US tour alongside Cursive, and have announced they’re set to release a new 7”!
The new release is a split with Lifestyles, and follows last year’s ‘The Incessant’ LP.
In advance of the new split, which lands via No Trend Records on Friday (26th October), we’re sharing Meat Wave’s half of the split, the raucous, loved-up ‘That’s Alright’.
“In May of 2017, we went into Electrical Audio in Chicago with Lifestyles and good friend/engineer extraordinaire Taylor Hales,” the band explain of the process. ”Each band recorded one song live. “That’s Alright” is an ode to love amidst an often evil, terrible world we live in. It is the only song in the Meat Wave discography that has any semblance of positivity or light, and we intend to keep it that way. Enjoy.”
Listen to ‘That’s Alright’ and view the band’s tour dates below - pre-order the split here.
10/23 - Tallahassee, FL @ The Wilbury*
10/25 - Ybor City, FL - Pre-Fest
10/27 - Gainesville, FL - The Fest 17
10/28 - Jacksonville, FL - Jack Rabbits*
10/30 - Atlanta, GA - The Masquerade*
10/31 - Charlotte, NC - The Underground*
11/01 - Carrboro, NC - Cat’s Cradle*
11/02 - Washington, DC - 9:30 Club*
11/03 - Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer*
11/04 - Asbury Park, NJ - Stone Pony*
11/06 - Long Island, NY - Amityville Music Hall*
11/07 - New York, NY - Irving Plaza *
11/08 - Boston, MA - Paradise*
11/09 - Hamden, CT - Space Ballroom*
11/10 - Buffalo, NY - Tralf Music Hall*
11/11 - Pittsburgh, PA - Rex Theater*
11/12 - Columbus, OH - Ace of Cups*
11/13 - Cleveland, OH - Grog Shop*
11/14 - Detroit, MI - El Club*
11/15 - Chicago, IL - Thalia Hall*
11/16 - Madison, WI - High Noon Saloon*
11/17 - St. Paul, MN - Turf Club*
11/18 - Omaha, NE - Waiting Room*