The Ratchets – “First Light” Is OUT TODAY, Along With Back Catalog Re-Issues & “ESSENTIALS” Box Set!

OUT TODAY! PIRATES PRESS RECORDS is thrilled to announce the release of FIRST LIGHT, the brand new, long-awaited, hotly anticipated second LP from New Jersey punk rock & rollers THE RATCHETS! Delivering on the promises of all that came before it, this record is both a return to form and a continued pushing out of the boundaries, comprised of 11 songs worth of the band’s signature punky reggae party with a socio-political conscience and a heart firmly on its sleeve. Also out today is the re-issue of the band’s first LP GLORY BOUND, the first-ever vinyl release of the long out-of-print HEART OF TOWN EP, and the ODDS & ENDS collection LP! OR, get ALL OF THE ABOVE together in a massive box set with THE RATCHETS ESSENTIALS! Click on “READ MORE” to get all the details and get your copies of all of these records NOW!

Watch Suedehead’s Live Video For “I Believe In Love” at Hurley Acoustic Sessions!

We’ve unearthed a fantastic, previously unreleased video of SUEDEHEAD performing “I BELIEVE IN LOVE” at HURLEY ACOUSTIC SESSIONS. CONSTANT FRANTIC MOTION, the SUEDEHEAD discography collection, comes out Black Friday, November 23rd, 2018, on PIRATES PRESS RECORDS! Check with your local record store to make sure they’ll be stocking it! Click READ MORE to watch the video!

Nominate A Charity To Benefit From The NOi!SE “Mass Apathy” Single!

The boys in NOi!SE are stepping up to do their part about gun violence, especially when the victims are our vulnerable school children. In true old school punk fashion, that means putting money where the mouths are. The band and PIRATES PRESS RECORDS are preparing to release “Mass Apathy,” a brutal new single featuring guest vocals from SKINHEAD ROB (TRANSPLANTS/RANCID), all proceeds from which will be donated to several charities. As of today, YOU can be a part of making the decisions about how the funds raised can be best put to use. Click “READ MORE” to find out how!

PPR200: One Family One Flag Test Press Bundles Now Available – Proceeds Benefit 924 Gilman Street!

As you have surely heard by now, PIRATES PRESS RECORDS is celebrating our landmark 200th release with an absolutely massive 3 LP set called ONE FAMILY ONE FLAG, featuring some of our favorite songs from the past 13 years! Well, the record officially comes out on November 23, 2018, but for our most loyal friends and family, we can now offer a chance to own a true piece of Pirates history: presenting the ONE FAMILY ONE FLAG TEST PRESSING BUNDLE! Proceeds will benefit 924 GILMAN STREET! Click “READ MORE” to get all the details on how you can get your hands on a piece of Pirates history!