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Song Premiere via Artist Direct

Another song premiere, this one courtesy of Artist Direct. Check out “Made-for-TV Movie”, which was originally our attempt at writing a Smithereens song. It turned into something different entirely.

Officially added at KEXP Seattle

Indie rock king-makers KEXP in Seattle have officially added our new album to their charts. We’re right alongside new records by The Drums, Lucinda Williams, Robert Plant and U2. “Pleasant Living in Planned Communities” comes out 09/30/14.

Review by New York Music Daily

New York Music Daily has published the most extensive and glowing review to-date for our new LP, saying we “play anthemic, four-on-the-floor meat-and-potatoes rock narratives with great lyrics… It’s a collection of character sketches among the down-and-out… Memorable stories and brilliant tunesmithing”. Click here to read the full review.

Song Premiere via Big Takeover

Today Big Takeover premieres a new song from our forthcoming LP! Click here to listen to “Catherine” and read about the song’s somewhat arduous inception.

Brooklyn Magazine asks 5 Questions

Brooklyn Magazine asked us to answer five questions. Click here to read what Hank had to say about Nick Lowe, stoop drinking, and his favorite Brooklyn band.

The Deli Weighs in

Today The Deli weighed in with some coverage of our new LP, saying “Wormburner doesn’t simply play catchy rock’n’roll, they’re also telling a story.”

Pleasant Living in Planned Communities

In late September, we will release our third LP . Titled “Pleasant Living in Planned Communities”, this album’s cast of desperate characters includes a downed airman in WWII Europe, a 21st Century soldier returning home from battle, and a transient gay hustler whose youthful looks are weathering with age. Recorded in too many locations to… Read more »

Record Release Date – September!

Our third LP will be released in September 2014! More details to come, but mark your calendars for a Friday 9/26 record release show at New York City’s beloved Mercury Lounge. Tickets are already on sale. Get ‘em while you can, because our last Mercury Lounge show sold out.

New York City Show – Thurs June 5th

We are just about wrapped up recording our third LP, due for release in the Fall. To celebrate the end of the recording process, we’re playing a New York City show on Thursday June 5th at Santos Party House on Lafayette Street just south of Canal Street. It’ll be a double-bill with the mighty Chris… Read more »