Pleading Guilty – “Defacto”

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Mar 092017

Over the years, Thumper Punk Records has brought out a good bit of California-esque skate punk bands and their latest find is Pleading Guilty, perhaps ironically, not from California but Colorado.

Anyone familiar with Thumper Punk Records roster will certainly recognize their emphasis on melodic punk rock with a Christian message brought out by bands like False Idle, True Liberty, Metanoia, A Common Goal, Heart Like War, and the list goes on and on.  Many of those bands do have that Southern California punk rock vibe to their sound  that includes bands like NOFX, Dogwood, Craig’s Brother, Pennywise, and so many others even though most of the aforementioned bands are not at all from Southern California.  Pleading Guilty fits in that same grouping as they have the sound but actually hail from the Denver/Aurora, Colorado area.  The four-piece would fit right in on a bill with any of the bands mentioned previously. Continue reading »

Feb 152017

Thumper Punk Records is stoked to announce the release of “Defacto”, the debut release from melodic skate punk band Pleading Guilty. “Defacto” features eleven high energy songs with sing-along harmonies and uplifting lyrics, played with incredible technical musicianship and speed. Grinding bottom turns, big air and musical chaos. Continue reading »