NEW SINGLE 'I HATE SCHOOL'
OUT 06 NOVEMBER 2015.
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'I Hate School' is the follow-up to 'Mad As Hell' which featured in Steve Lamacq's "BBC 6Music Recommends"
"A Reminder that rock n roll will rock n roll for ever." Chris Hawkins, BBC 6 Music.
TRACKS TAKEN FROM NEW DAMN VANDALS ALBUM 'ROCKET OUT OF LONDON'.
As featured as Artrocker Magazine's 'Album of the Month' "What rock music should sound like" 5/5
Read full review here
“It’s difficult not
to get caught up in Damn Vandals’ punked-up stoner rock … a forceful identity
that’s held together by adrenaline and determination.”
Hugh Fielder, Classic Rock
“‘Done For Desire’ was a terrific album but this takes all they achieved on that and takes it to 11 and a half.”
“Primal raw as f**k …
with all the primitive cut loose bombast and hell fire howl of the Jim Jones
Revue with the devils poker up their tail pipe”
The Sunday Experience
"They storm through ten tracks, each worthy of being released as a single ... an absolute cracker."
9/10 Louder Than War
See more 'Rocket Out Of London' press here ...
'Rocket Out Of London' was produced by
Julian Simmons – who was also at helm for the band's debut – and whose credits
include Midlake, The Phenomenal Handclap Band, Ed Sheeran, Guillemots, and
Damn Vandals' debut LP 'Done For Desire' featured in Glasswerk's & Bloomberg's 'Best CDs of year and was Record of The Week on Shaun Keaveny's BBC 6Music Show.
Marvellous ... Utterly fabulous ... one of
the best rock tunes we've had for a long time. Damn Vandals, they are amazing!"
Shaun Keaveny, BBC 6MUSIC
"Each song is pure gold ... Damn Vandals are going to be huge - get in on
the ground floor with this stunning debut."
The Press Association 10/10
“One of the
most exciting bands I’ve seen this year … absolutely superb, so much energy on
stage, a proper rock ‘n’ roll band.”
Chris Hawkins, BBC 6MUSIC
Vandals are one of the most exciting bands to surface from the UK this year,
and 'Done For Desire' one of the most exciting debuts."
This Is Fake DIY
"An Introducing classic."
Tom Robinson, BBC 6Music
"No debut should have as many killer tracks as this but they
raise the bar for any other aspiring new acts."
The Daily Star
and Green Day, should weep."
4/5 - Bloomberg
“Swaggering Rock ‘n’ Roll.”
a fresh boost into the British music scene, with the re/birth of
"Such a distinctive sound ... the Vandals have the goods."
Classic Rock Magazine
"Tingles my taste-buds." Artrocker Magazine
For Desire doesn't have a weak track ... it's dirty, it's dark and it
is brilliantly brimming with raw passion that instantly makes you feel
alive." Room Thirteen 12/13
is a single-in-waiting …. all killer/no filler … a perfect album. No hyperbole.
No bullshit. Get ‘Done For Desire’ and witness the birth of the sound of the
perfect 10 tracks … believe the hype, the rock revolution has begun."
"The band exude rock and roll class from every pore … Go bathe in the rock
excess the Damn Vandals provide, and enjoy it.”
"I’m not sure I can really do the band justice by mere words, Done For
Desire is one of those albums you have to experience for yourself, but I will
say brace yourself for one hell of a ride. "
Rhythm and Booze 10/10
Queens of The Stone Age perhaps … Damn Vandals are a band that will
continue to knock on every door in this industry and come charging through at such
a pace that it will be impossible to stop them.”
A Musical Priority
"A glorious rambunctious offering ... ‘Beautiful Mind’ is just a track
which demands attention." Tasty Fanzine 8/10
"Damn Vandals saturate senses, bewitch, true tale tellers weaving
atmosphere, wreaking havoc as they go, with incredible musicianship and