A belated happy new year to all. 2011 was a quiet year for releases from Public Guilt. We spent time working with Deadverse, traveling, meeting awesome folks, listening to awesome records, and seeing awesome music around the world. Here's a quick overview of our first newsletter of 2012...
-- Darsombra West Coast tour started yesterday!! (shows with Master Musicians of Bukkake, Grayceon, The Thrones, Totimoshi, and more!)
-- Spring tour dates for Aun (Roadburn Festival!), Aluk Todolo and Strotter Inst.
-- Big Public Guilt sale coming in mid March
-- Korperschwache track featured on Gonzo Circus free CD!
-- Dave Cintron from Terminal Lover's releases solo album!
**Darsombra is working on a new full length to surface on Exile on Mainstream Records (Germany) in autumn. In the meantime, check out the band live on the west coast. View all tour dates here. A new, limited DVD release, 'Mega-Void' will be available from the band on the tour or via their website www.darsombra.com/
** More Spring tour dates!!! Aun will be playing Roadburn Festival in Tilburg, Netherlands in April. Other European dates with This Quiet Army are being scheduled. Aluk Todolo announces dates spring summer dates with Sunn O))), Bunkur and more! Strotter Inst. returns to Japan for two weeks. All dates are posted on the PG shows page. www.publicguilt.com/shows.html
**We'll be selling off a lot of LP's, CD's, cassettes, magazines, etc. to raise money for future releases. This sale will include all in print PG titles, along with lots of distro and second hand items. Prices will be CHEAP, sometime less than our current wholesale prices. Watch for the sale to go live in mid march and go for one month. We'll send out an announcement, post it on facebook, etc.
** The Korperschwache track 'Alcohol Poisoning' (from the 'Ignore the Need' album) will be featured on the upcoming 'Mind the Gap' CD. This CD will included with the January issue of Gonzo Circus Magazine from the Netherlands. www.gonzocircus.com In case you have not heard 'Ignore the Need', make sure to grab a copy of the limited, t-shirt/poster/download package from the PG store.
** Dave Cintron from the Terminal Lovers has released a solo album, 'No On' on the Lighten Up Sounds label. It's a fantastic 41 minutes of shimmering ambience! Check it out here: http://lightenupsounds.blogspot.com/2011/10/david-cintron.html
** We know facebook is lame, but "like" us. Chances are your mom already does. www.facebook.com/publicguilt
Fuck shit up, J.R. / Public Guilt