Self Titled Now Available on Picture Disc
So As you may have already heard, it’s been 40 years since the Femmes dropped their debut self titled record. In celebration they have reissued the album for the first time on Picture Disc. This re-Issue is exclusive to Record Store Day. There is a total count of 6000 worldwide pressed (3,125 In the U.S), They will also be doing a Tour throughout The U.S. next month in May, so if you have the chance, get your tickets!
More Content Added
It’s been awhile since I last updated the site, took some time to add some more press photos, gig posters, and interviews to the Articles section. Most intriguing is an Interview in 2020 from our old friend Guy Hoffman and his experience with the Femmes! If you want to check it out you can find it in the Articles Section 2011-2020!
Why Do Birds Sing? 30th Anniversary Repress
It’s been 30 years since the Femmes dropped their “Why do Birds Sing?” Album; an era that left original Drummer DeLorenzo behind. In Celebration of the event they have teamed up with their “Go-To” Craft Recordings to bring us a Remastered Deluxe Edition 2 CD set & Vinyl Repress. Though before opting “only” for the Vinyl, the 2 CD set includes previously unreleased tracks, Early versions as well as live versions recorded at the Boat House In Norfolk, VA Show in 1991. The Vinyl will be limited to 750 copies in Translucent Red only available on Craft or Femmes Official Store. A Limited Smoke colored will be available at Select Indie Record stores. The tentative Street date for the Release is 10/08/2021
Add It Up Reissue
Violent Femmes have decided to Reissue Their Greatest Hits Album “Add It UP”, this is the first time the album has been pressed since it’s release in 1993. It will come in the 2LP With Gatefold Standard, and include 4 Varieties. Standard Black, an “Indie” Aqua Blue; limited to Indie Record Shops, Violet; exclusively sold by Urban Outfitters, and an extremely Limited “Blister Red Marble” limited to 500 Copies (Already Sold Out) brought to us once again from “Craft” Recordings. The Album is available for Pre-Order from Craft, Violent Femmes Official, Amazon, and various Indie Record Shops Online, it Will be released on May 21, 2021
New & Improved Violent Femmes Records!!!
Welcome to the new and improved ViolentFemmesRecords now redirected to Violent-Femmes.Com! ViolentFemmesRecords has been online for more than 20 years! In celebration of its tenure, I have given the site a complete overhaul! The Discography was given a thorough inspection ensuring no release was missed. The Articles and Interviews section contains 5X the data previously, and Lyrics to all officially released tracks has been added. In addition, nearly 10 years of The American Music Mailing List Issues were added. If that wasn’t enough to shake a stick at, the UI has been revamped for modern stylings, easy navigation, and responsiveness for all you mobile viewers! The site is now possibly the largest Violent Femmes Repository on the internet!! If there was anything you ever wanted to know about the femmes, chances are if you start poking around you will find it here! I hope you enjoy the new page, feel free to use the contact form to reach me in regard to any concerns you might have!