Release Date: 10 March 2014
Format: LP Vinyl
|THE SHRINE BLESS OFF Limited Vinyl LP
BLESS OFF is the highly-anticipated follow up to THE SHRINE's critically celebrated album Primitive Blast,
a record that was named as one of 2012's "Albums of the Year" by Decibel magazine!
THE SHRINE just completed a US tour alongside RED FANG and are about to embark on a massive, multimonth
world tour with them. Expect INSANE amounts of touring in support of BLESS OFF! Don't miss THE
SHRINE when they come to your town!
Massive skateboarding/X Games crossover potential! THE SHRINE have been skating pools since they
could breathe and have cultivated a loyal following with skaters across the globe!
THE SHRINE have a heavy social media presence (10K Facebook, 6K Instagram) and engaged, fanatic
followers! Expect a huge online push for BLESS OFF via sharing, contests, etc.
BLESS OFF features a track (The Duke) with lyrics by bassist Chuck Dukowski which he wrote for an
unreleased Black Flag song in 1982. Chuck also produced THE SHRINE's self-titled 7" debut!
For Fans of Annihilation Time, MC5, The Stooges, Poison Idea, Thin Lizzy, Montrose, (old) Scorpions, (old)
Van Halen, (old) Iron Maiden, DRI & Motφrhead.
"Beer and weed and head-banging approved" DECIBEL
"Massive riffs, pristine solos, a heavy rhythm section and expressive vocals" GUITAR WORLD
"The Shrine are California through and through, embodying both the stoner grooves and the thrashy skate
punk of the area in the 80s and 90s" BROOKLYN VEGAN
3. Tripping Corpse
4. The Duke
5. Nothing Forever
6. Bless Off
7. On The Grind
8. No Penalty
9. Spit In My Life