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Hot Mulligan Releases “End Eric Sparrow And The Life Of Him” Single/Video

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Following the release of their chaotic single “Stickers Of Brian,” which arrived via Wax Bodega Records earlier this year, Hot Mulligan has issued their latest offering, “End Eric Sparrow And The Life Of Him,” along with an accompanying music video.

Clocking in at just shy of 3 minutes, “End Eric Sparrow And The Life Of Him” shares the intensity and brevity of “Stickers Of Brian.” The track’s foundation opens with a groovy guitar riff that sets the stage for the building frustration conveyed through both the vocal delivery and the increasingly urgent instrumentation. As the song progresses, the layered vocals and escalating energy create a sense of mounting tension. The result is a powerful and cathartic climax.

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“Eric Sparrow beat everyone’s ass in Tony Hawk, and this is what he has wrought,” vocalist Tades Sanville shares. “I am not a frontman but have been shoehorned into that role. Interviews where they ask the same questions over and over, strangers running up and touching me at shows, and tons of people dissecting everything they hear me say. Trading tight-knit local scenes for plastic and profiteers. I think a lot of the time that it would be better if my body stayed and didn’t think about it and enjoyed the limelight. Then the part that thinks and gets sad can just disappear. But then who can write?”

Check out “End Eric Sparrow And The Life Of Him” below.

Hot Mulligan will be back on the road overseas beginning next week in the Netherlands, culminating in a performance at the 2000 Trees Festival in mid-July. When they return to the States, they are scheduled to make several festival appearances, including at Loneliest Place On Earth Fest, Ohio Is For Lovers Festival, and Riot Fest. Check out their full touring schedule below and purchase tickets here.

Tour Dates:

  • June 27—Ysselsteyn, Netherlands @ Jera on Air
  • June 29—Münster, Germany @ Vainstream Rockfest
  • June 30—Manchester, UK @ Outbreak Fest
  • July 2—Karlsruhe, Germany @ Die Stadmitte
  • July 3—Frankfurt, Germany @ Das Bett
  • July 4—Paris, France @ Backstage BTM
  • July 5—Werchter, Belgium @ Rock Werchter
  • July 7—Brighton, England @ CHALK
  • July 8—Norwich, England @ The Waterfront
  • July 10—London, UK @ O2 Academy Islington
  • July 11—London, England @ 2000 Trees Festival
  • Aug. 24—Philadelphia, PA @ Loneliest Place on Earth Fest
  • Sept. 7—Cincinnati, OH @ Ohio Is For Lovers Festival
  • Sept. 20-22—Chicago, IL @ Riot Fest
 
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