Trap Them Premiere Track From New Album

TRAP THEM Premiere First Song From New Album
“Darker Handcraft” Set for Release March 1st on Vinyl and March 15th on CD and Digital

TRAP THEM have premiered the first track from their upcoming album, and Prosthetic debut, “Darker Handcraft.” The track, “The Facts,” is available now exclusively at Brooklyn Vegan. Check it out, now: “Darker Handcraft'” will be released in North America on March 1st on vinyl and March 15th on CD and digital. Brooklyn Vegan commented on the album: “Trap Them have crafted the first must-hear record of 2011, and possibly their best LP to date. Highly, highly recommended.” The band recorded the album at Godcity Studio with Kurt Ballou (Converge, Disfear, Black Breath). The album artwork and layout was done by Justin Bartlett (Sunn 0))), The Funeral Pyre).

Prosthetic Records has launched the official pre-order for “Darker Handcraft,” at their official webstore. The limited edition LP has a gatefold cover, comes with a digital download card and will be available on black, red, gray and white vinyl. The LP and CD are both available for pre-order, now, as well as two brand new, exclusive, t-shirt designs. Order yours, now:
TRAP THEM are playing two free Scion Metal Matinee shows this weekend, in Chicago and Los Angeles. RSVP here now for list (entry is not guaranteed): The band will be playing a show in Manhattan and a show in Brooklyn next weekend, and there will be more North American tour plans announced shortly. They will be heading to Europe in April with Rotten Sound, Gaza, the Kandidate and Haust.

The dates are as follows:
1/8        Chicago, IL- Reggie’s Rock Club (w/ Black Breath, Mammoth Grinder)
1/9        Los Angeles, CA- Roxy (w/ Black Breath, Mammoth Grinder)

1/14      Brooklyn, NY- Union Pool (w/ All Pigs Must Die, Black Anvil)
1/15      New York, NY- Cake Shop (w/ All Pigs Must Die, Black Anvil)
4/1       Karlsruhe, Germany – Stadtmitte #
4/2        Koln, Germany – Underground #
4/3        Rosswein, Germany – Juha #
4/4        Prague, Czech Rep. – Exit Chmelnice #
4/5        Bratislava, Slovakia – Randal #
4/6        Munchen, Germany – Feierwerk Kranhalle #
4/7        Salzburg, Austria – Rockhouse #
4/8        Mezzago, Italy – Bloom #
4/9        Rome, Italy – Init #
4/10      Zurich, Switzerland – Dynamo Werk 21 #
4/11      Paris, France – Glazart #
4/12      London, UK – Underworld #
4/13      Plymouth, UK – White Rabbit #
4/14      Colchester, UK – Arts Centre #
4/15      Antwerpen, Belgium – Trix #
4/16      Sneek, Holland – Bolwerk #
4/17      Hamburg, Germany – Hafenklang #
4/18      Lyngby, Denmark – Templet #
4/19      Gothenburg, Sweden – Henriksberg #
4/21      Stockholm, Sweden – Debaser Slussen #
4/22      Turku, Finland – Klubi #
4/23      Jyvaskyla, Finland – Lutakko #
4/24      Helsinki, Finland – Nosturi #

# w/ Rotten Sound, Gaza, The Kandidate, Haust

TRAP THEM’s sound combines elements of old school Swedish death metal, punk, and d-beat and takes influence from bands such as Entombed, Black Flag, Nasum and Tragedy. The band has toured with the likes of Napalm Death, Disfear, Skeletonwitch, Victims, Rotten Sound, Toxic Holocaust and Every Time I Die, among others, and played the Scion Rock Fest, Maryland Deathfest and the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival. The band has previously released two full-lengths and several 7-inches and EPs between Southern Lord, Deathwish Inc and Trash Art.