The Obsessed Stream 1985 Live Version Of “Tombstone Highway” From Self-Titled Debut Album Reissue

The Obsessed are streaming a 1985 live version of “Tombstone Highway,” via Decibel. This version of the track is from the upcoming reissue of the band’s self-titled debut album (out November 17). The effort has been remastered and will come with previously unreleased bonus tracks, including their “Concrete Cancer” demo and live tracks. It will also come with expanded artwork, previously unseen photos, and extended liner notes by Scott “Wino” Weinrich.

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The Obsessed To Reissue Self-Titled Debut Album & “Concrete Cancer” Demo

The Obsessed will be reissuing their self-titled debut album on November 17. The effort has been remastered and will come with previously unreleased bonus tracks, including their “Concrete Cancer” demo and live tracks from a 1985 concert in Washington, D.C. It will also come with expanded artwork, previously unseen photos, and extended liner notes by Scott “Wino” Weinrich. The album will be available as a 2xCD set, a single LP, a 2xLP set, and digitally as well. Weinrich said the following:

“This record defines the passion, the pureness and vibrancy of youth, and the fierce love, loyalty and dedication to this music. I am happy and proud it lives once again! Thanks to all who believe.”

“The Obsessed” reissue track listing:

01. Tombstone Highway
02. The Way She Fly
03. Forever Midnight
04. Ground Out
05. Fear Child
06. Freedom
07. Red Disaster
08. Inner Turmoil
09. River of Soul
10. Concrete Cancer (1984 Unreleased Concrete Cancer Demo Cassette)
11. Feelingz (1984 Unreleased Concrete Cancer Demo Cassette)
12. Mental Kingdom (1984 Unreleased Concrete Cancer Demo Cassette)
13. Hiding Masque (1984 Unreleased Concrete Cancer Demo Cassette)
14. Ground Out – Feelingz (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
15. Concrete Cancer (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
16. No Blame (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
17. Mental Kingdom (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
18. Tombstone Highway (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
19. Iron and Stone (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
20. Rivers of Soul (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
21. Sittin on a Grave (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
22. Freedom (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)
23. Indestroy – Kill Ugly Naked (Live at The Bayou 4-15-1985)

“Concrete Cancer” demo track listing:

01. Concrete Cancer
02. Feelingz
03. Mental Kingdom
04. Hiding Masque

[via Blabbermouth]

The Obsessed Announce 2017 U.S. Tour With Cobalt & Iron Tongue

The Obsessed have announced a 2017 U.S. tour. Cobalt and Iron Tongue will join them on select dates.

Tour Dates:

09/27 Asheville, NC – Mothlight
09/28 Atlanta, GA – Clermont Lounge
09/29 Little Rock, AR – Whitewater
09/30 St. Louis, MO – Fubar (With Iron Tongue)
10/01 Memphis, TN – Hi Tone (With Iron Tongue)
10/02 Austin, TX – Lost Well (With Iron Tongue)
10/03 Ft. Worth, TX – Lolas (With Iron Tongue)
10/05 Las Vegas, NV – Beauty Bar
10/07 San Bernardino, CA – Cal Jam
10/08 San Francisco, CA – Elbo Room (With Cobalt)
10/09 Eugene, OR – Old Nicks (With Cobalt)
10/10 Portland, OR Bossanova Ballroom
10/12 Seattle, WA – Studio Seven (With Cobalt)
10/13 Spokane, WA – The Pin (With Cobalt)
10/16 Minneapolis, MN – 7th St. Entry (With Cobalt)
10/17 Milwaukee, WI – Cactus Club (With Cobalt)
10/18 Lombard, IL – Brauerhaus (With Cobalt)
10/19 Cincinnati, OH – Woodward Theater (With Cobalt)
10/20 Louisville, KY – Trixies (With Cobalt)
10/21 Lancaster, PA – Chameleon Club (With Cobalt)
10/24 Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus (With Cobalt)
10/25 Newport, RI – The Cafe at Parlour (With Cobalt)
10/26 Philadelphia, PA – Voltage Lounge (With Cobalt)
10/27 Baltimore, MD – Metro Gallery (With Cobalt)

The Obsessed, Karma To Burn, Weedeater, Etc. Announce Spring 2017 Tour

The Obsessed have announced a 2017 tour with Karma To Burn. Weedeater, Fatso Jetson, Primitive Man, and Lo-Pan will also perform on select dates.

Tour Dates:

04/12 Pittsburgh, PA – Cattive
04/14 Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop
04/15 Pontiac, MI – The Crofoot (‘Berserker IV‘) (no Karma To Burn)
04/17 Indianapolis, IN – 5th Quarter (with Fatso Jetson)
04/18 Kansas City, MO – Riot Room (with Fatso Jetson)
04/19 Chicago, IL – Bottom Lounge (with Fatso Jetson)
04/20 St. Louis, MO – Fubar (with Fatso Jetson)
04/21 Rock Island, IL – Rock Island Brewing Co. (with Fatso Jetson)
04/23 Denver, CO – Hi-Dive (with Fatso Jetson)
04/24 Salt Lake City, UT – Metro Music Hall (with Fatso Jetson)
04/25 Boise, ID – Neurolux (with Fatso Jetson)
04/26 Bellingham, WA – Shakedown (with Fatso Jetson)
04/27 Seattle, WA – Highline (with Weedeater, Primitive Man & Fatso Jetson)
04/28 Portland, OR – Star Theater (with Weedeater, Primitive Man & Fatso Jetson)
04/29 Sacramento, CA – Starlite (with Weedeater, Primitive Man & Fatso Jetson)
04/30 San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge (with Weedeater, Primitive Man & Fatso Jetson)
05/01 Los Angeles, CA – Regent Theater (with Weedeater, Primitive Man & Fatso Jetson)
05/02 Mesa, AZ – Club Red
05/03 Albuquerque, NM – Launchpad (with Lo-Pan)
05/04 Dallas, TX – Three Links (with Lo-Pan)
05/05 Austin, TX – Grizzly Hall (with Lo-Pan)
05/07 San Antonio, TX – Korova (with Lo-Pan)
05/08 New Orleans, LA – Siberia (with Lo-Pan)
05/09 Savannah, GA – The Jinx (with Lo-Pan)
05/10 Johnson City, TN – Hideaway (with Lo-Pan)
05/11 Atlanta, GA – EARL (with Lo-Pan)
05/12 Miami, FL – Gramps (with Lo-Pan)
05/13 Spartanburg, SC – Ground Zero (with Lo-Pan)
05/14 Raleigh, NC – Pour House (with Lo-Pan)
05/16 Philadelphia, PA – Kung Fu Necktie (with Lo-Pan)
05/17 Boston, MA – ONCE Ballroom (with Lo-Pan)
05/18 Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus (with Lo-Pan)
05/19 New Hanover, CT – The Ballroom at Outer Space (with Lo-Pan)
05/20 Baltimore, MD – Ottobar (with Lo-Pan)

The Obsessed Premiere New Song “Punk Crusher”, Part Ways With Guitarist Sara Seraphim

The Obsessed have premiered a new song titled “Punk Crusher,” via Brooklyn Vegan. This song is from the band’s new album “Sacred,“ which will be released on April 7. In other news, the band have also parted ways with guitarist Sara Seraphim, and plan to continue as a three-piece.

Click the LINK to go to the stream.

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The Obsessed Premiere New Song “Razor Wire”

The Obsessed have premiered a new song titled “Razor Wire.” This song is from the band’s new album “Sacred,“ which will be released on April 7.

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“Sacred” Track Listing:

01. “Sodden Jackal”
02. “Punk Crusher”
03. “Sacred”
04. “Haywire”
05. “Perseverance Of Futility”
06. “It’s Only Money”
07. “Cold Blood”
08. “Stranger Things”
09. “Razor Wire”
10. “My Daughter My Son”
11. “Be The Night”
12. “Interlude”
13. “On So Long” (bonus track)
14. “Crossroader Blues” (bonus track)