Set To Perform: Harvey Pekar, Foxfires, Go Deep, Burn Your World, Two Hand Fools, My Mouth is The Speaker and Gator King
Event Sponsored by Terminally Ill Clothing
Rising OH indie, Escapist Records, has brought together a stellar lineup of talent to perform at the label’s first-ever showcase on Saturday, August 3rd at The Foundry in Lakewood, OH. Consisting of 4 up-and-coming bands on Escapist’s ever-expanding roster, as well as a few friends of the label, the showcase, presented by Terminally Ill Clothing, will kick off at 7pm.
Founded in 2005 by Michael Phillips in Cleveland, OH, Escapist Records has been collaborating with a network of bands and artists from around the globe. Not bound by the limitations of genre, popularity, etc. but rather networking with sincere and hardworking artists, Escapist Records has worked with a variety of bands across various musical spectrums over the years. 2012-13 has marked a revival for the growing label with releases from Light Years, Territory, Sweet Weapons, Foxfires as well as upcoming records from new signings such as Harvey Pekarand My Mouth Is The Speaker.
Confirmed to perform are:
Harvey Pekar (Cleveland hardcore on Escapist Records) www.facebook.com/harveypekarohio
Foxfires (Worcester, MA hardcore on Escapist Records) www.facebook.com/foxfiresma
Go Deep (NYHC on Mayfly Records)
Burn Your World (Winnipeg hardcore on Escapist Records) www.facebook.com/burnyourworldhc
Two Hand Fools (Cleveland punk/indie) www.facebook.com/twohandfools
My Mouth is the Speaker (Akron indie/pop-punk on Escapist Records) www.facebook.com/mymouthisthespeaker
Gator King (Massachusetts hardcore on Prospect Records) www.facebook.com/GKMass
Escapist Records Showcase, sponsored by Terminally Ill Clothing:
Saturday August 3rd, 2013 @ The Foundry in Lakewood, Ohio