Midweek Music Spotlight: “Third Encore” This is a Train Wreck to be released Friday, August 25th
Introducing This is a Train Wreck, the dynamic melodic skate-punk outfit hailing from San Fernando Valley, CA. What began as an acoustic project in 2015, founded by Paul, has evolved into a powerful quartet with Johnny on Bass, Ben filling in on Lead Guitar, and TeeJay on Drums. With a robust history of gigs and music releases, the band's journey has been marked by three cross-country tours and a strong presence in California's music scene.
Their debut studio EP, "The Change Up," dropped on April 20th, 2022, showcasing the enduring single "Oh Captain, WHY CAPTAIN?!" featuring friend of the band, Yotam Ben Horin. This is a Train Wreck's unique sound is characterized by soaring multi-part harmonies and an innovative take on punk rock and skate punk, ensuring their live performances are an energetic and unforgettable experience. Their music delves into crucial topics such as social issues, mental health, and grief, conveyed through infectious melodies and sweeping choruses.
As excitement mounts for their upcoming EP, "Third Encore," set to release on Allegedly Records on August 25th, 2023, fans can expect another electrifying collection of tracks. The EP, available on all streaming platforms, boasts five compelling songs, including the previously released singles "My Heart is Trying to Kill Me" and "To the Sky Above." This is a Train Wreck continues to captivate audiences with their emotionally charged music and meaningful messages, solidifying their place as a force to be reckoned with in the punk rock scene.
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