RED FANG Announce New Album Only Ghosts

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 @ 1:30 PM

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After three years of vigorously touring the world, RED FANG, the beer-loving Portland-based rock band whose new album was included in Rolling Stone’s list of most anticipated 2016 releases, re-emerge with their greatest and latest full-length album, Only Ghosts. Produced by the legendary Ross Robinson (AT THE DRIVE IN, THE CURE, SLIPKNOT, and many more) and mixed by Joe Baressi (QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, KYUSS, MELVINS), Only Ghosts consists of 10 new tracks of the band's signature, high-impact, hook-filled, hard rock. RED FANG prove once again they are top-notch songwriters who have mastered the heavy anthem without taking themselves too seriously. Only Ghosts is a rock album of incredible magnitude that demands to be played at maximum volume!

The debut single from the album, "Flies", can be heard now below.

Only Ghosts was recorded earlier this year at Robinson’s Venice, Calif. studio. In a recent Revolver Magazine interview, bass player Aaron Beam joked that the experience of working beachside was “pretty miserable,” later adding that working with Ross encouraged the band to take a different approach to recording. “He really digs into the meaning behind the songs so that when you’re recording, you’re doing it with conviction and purpose. It’s less about the little technical things. He’s more concerned with getting a performance and focusing on what you’re trying to give the world by making this music in the first place.” The band's Bryan Giles and Aaron Beam also added,

"Working with Ross and Joe [Baressi] on this record was a huge leap forward for us. The process was very challenging and rewarding, and I think we're a better band for it. This album expresses exactly where we're at. We're super proud of it and can't wait for people to hear it!"

Only Ghosts is set for release this October 14 on CD/LP/Digital via Relapse Records. Physical pre-orders are available via Relapse.com and digital pre-orders can be found at the band's Bandcamp page.

Only Ghosts tracklisting:

  • "Flies"
  • "Cut It Short"
  • "Flames"
  • "No Air"
  • "Shadows"
  • "Not For You"
  • "The Smell Of The Sound"
  • "The Deep"
  • "I Am A Ghost"
  • "Living In Lye"
The band will be heading overseas for festival appearances and a headlining tour with TORCHE in September/October - view a full itinerary below. North American tour dates will be announced soon.


  • 8.4 Copenhagen, Denmark Jr Vega
  • 8.5 Wacken, DE Wacken Open Air
  • 8.6 Utrecht, Netherlands Tivoli Pandora
  • 8.7 Lokeren, Belgium Lokerse Feesten
  • 9.22 Portland, OR Northwest Hesh Fest
* Dates below with TORCHE *
  • 9.26 - Brighton, UK - Concorde 2
  • 9.27 - London, UK - Koko
  • 9.28 - Bristol, UK - Bierkeller
  • 9.29 - Leeds, UK - Leeds Stylus
  • 9.30 - Manchester, UK - Manchester Academy 2
  • 10.2 - Birmingham, UK - Institute2
  • 10.3 - Glasgow, UK - Garage
  • 10.4 - Newcastle, UK - Riverside
  • 10.5 - Southampton, UK - Engine Rooms
  • 10.7 - Athens, Greece - Desert Fest
  • 10.9 - Paris, France - Trabendo
  • 10.10 - Munich, Germany - Strom
  • 10.11 - Vienna, Austria - Szene Wien
  • 10.12 - Berlin, Germany - Huxleys
  • 10.13 - Cologne, Germany - Essigfabrik
  • 10.15 - Leipzig, Germany - Conne Island
  • 10.16 - Hamburg, Germany - Markethalle
  • 10.18 - Odense, Denmark - Posten
  • 10.19 - Oslo, Norway - John Dee
  • 10.20 - Stockholm, Sweden - Debaser Medis
  • 10.21 - Malmo, Sweden - KB
  • 10.22 - Munster, Germany - Skater’s Place
  • 10.23 - Karlsruhe, Germany - Substage
  • 10.24 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Melkweg (OZ)

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