Chumped Announce Debut LP “Teenage Retirement”, Noisey Streams New Track “Songs About Boats”, Fall Tour Dates Announced‏

September 30, 2014
Rebecca Reed

Rebecca Reed

Chumped Announce Debut LP Teenage Retirement
Out 11/18/14 via Anchorless Records

Noisey Premieres New Track “Songs About Boats”

Fall Tour Dates Announced

Brooklyn’s Chumped has been winning the hearts this fall with the release of their latest EP That’s The Thing Is Like… earlier this month.  But today Noisey brought the excitement surrounding the band to a whole new level when they premiered a new track “Songs About Boats” from Chumped’s upcoming debut LP Teenage Retirement, out November 18 via Anchorless Records.  The site praised the upcoming record, saying “The band’s carefree-but-dedicated work ethic bleeds through on this record. It maintains everything that makes Chumped great—a commitment to perfectly crafted catchy songwriting”.

Listen to “Songs About Boats”
The self-described “bummer punk” quartet formed in Brooklyn in 2012 and began making a name for themselves in the Brooklyn DIY scene, combining 90s indie with pop punk to create songs that are energetic, reflective and just a bit gritty and sloppy in all the most endearing ways.  Their self-titled 2013 debut EP caught the attention of places such as Noisey, AV Club, Alternative Press and BrooklynVegan who were early to champion the young band and helped contribute to an ever-growing momentum and a busy 2014.  Chumped has announced new tour fall tour dates today, and will also appear at Fest 13 (all tour dates below).

Track Listing:
01) December Is The Longest Month
02) Hot 97 Summer Jam
03) Coffee
04) Novella Ella Ella Eh
05) Anywhere But Here
06) Name That Thing
07) Songs About Boats
08) Long Division
09) Something About Geography
10) Penny
11) The Pains Of Being?
12) Old And Tired

Tour Dates:
10/26 – Baltimore, MD @TBA
10/27 – Durham, NC @Dukes Coffee House w/ Walter Mitty and His Makeshift Orchestra
10/28 – Orlando, FL @The Peacock Room w/ You Blew It, Mikey Erg, Pup, Little Big League
10/29 – FL @TBA
10/30 – FL @TBA
11/01 – Gainesville, FL @ The Fest
11/02 – Gainesville, FL @ The Fest
11/03 – Cincinnati, OH @ MOTR Pub^
11/04 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Brillobox^
11/05 – Washington, DC @ DC9^
11/06 – Philadelphia, PA @ Barbary^
11/07 – New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge^
11/08 – Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall^
11/09 – Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop w/ Antarctigo Vespucci, Hard Girls
11/10 – Fort Wayne, IN @The Brass Rail
11/11 – Chicago, IL @Township w/ Astpai, Typesetter
11/13 – Fort Collins, CO @Surfside 7 w/ Elway, Arliss Nancy, Sour Boy Bitter Girl
11/14 – Denver, CO @TBA w/ Living Alone, Stressed
11/15 – Oklahoma City, OK The Blue Note
11/16 – Kansas City, MO @TBA
11/17 – St. Louis, MO @TBA
11/18 – Bloomington, IN @TBA
11/19 – Columbus, OH @ Ace Of Cups w/ Slouch
11/20 – Pittsburgh, PA @TBA
11/21 – Richmond, VA w/ Say-10 Records Anniversary Show

^ = w/ PUP, Beach Slang

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