DNF (mems Trash Talk, Touche Amore) ready the Hurt EP; Burning Love touring, playing 2 NYC shows (dates)

by BBG


Despite the awesome performance by Code Orange Kids (who rule, and just played Acheron), I’m still a bit bummed that DNF had to cancel our Thrasher Deathmatch show (which happened in Austin during SXSW).

The quartet, which features members of Trash Talk & Touche Amore, weave feedback-laced venom into sludge, hardcore and grind on their debut EP Hurt, out TOMORROW (4/17) via High Anxiety / No Idea. Stream all of that release below. Recommended for fans of Trash Talk and negative, uber-pissed off hardcore/grind. The EP is just a teaser for upcoming material according to the band, so we’ll let you know when more material starts to surface.

If you’re in the Los Angeles area, do not miss DNF when the band plays Self Help Graphics on April 27th with an embarrassingly impressive lineup of Lack of Interest, Weekend Nachos, and ACxDC.

DNF’s label High Anxiety is run by Chris Colohan of Burning Love/Cursed/etc, in conjunction with Var Thelin of No Idea. Chris’s band Burning Love will be touring in the coming months and hitting NYC twice. First at Acheron on April 29th with the mighty Salvation (who have an amazing new EP on Youth Attack), Shoxx (members of Pollution & Nomos) and Old Wounds and then again as part of the Southern Lord mega-tour with Black Breath (who played the BV-Power of The Riff SXSW showcase), Enabler (them too), Martyrdod (!), and more TBA. The band will release the Black Widow 7″ via No Idea at the end of April.

All Burning Love tour dates and that DNF EP stream is below.

04.26.12 Quebec City QC @ TBA
04.27.12 Sherbrooke QC @ Mulligans w.Brazen Hell,Barnburner
04.28.12 Providence RI w.Post Teens (Torche dudes)+2 @ TBA
04.29.12 NYC (matinee) @ Acheron
04.30.12 Baltimore MD @ Charm City w/Withdrawal
05.01.12 Norfolk VA @ Symphonic w.Moutheater
05.02.12 Morgantown WV @ 123 Pleasant w.Ancient Shores
05.03.12 Cleveland OH @ TBA
05.04.12 Buffalo NY @ the Funeral Home w. TV Freaks +2
06.09.12 Rotten Thing To Say LP Release (w/100 of ltd cover LPs) Toronto @ Silver Dollar w/Purity Control +2
06.11.12 Detroit MI
06.12.12 Milwaulkee MN @ the Borg Ward
06.13.12 Minneapolis MN
06.14.12 Winnipeg MA
06.15.12 Saskatoon SK @ MoSoFest
06.16.12 Calgary AB @ The Palamino
06.17.12 Kelowna @ KOC Hall w/Depressing, Ratwheel
06.18.12 Vancouver @ Media Club w/Depressing, Baptists
(06.19-Mid July: Southern Lord Uber Tour)
10.26.12 – 10.28.12 The Fest Gainesville, FL
11.02.12 – 11.04.12 Fun Fun Fun Fest, Austin, TX