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Preview upcoming Good Riddance swan song

Fat Wreck has posted the first MP3 sample from the upcoming Good Riddance album, Remain In Memory: The Final Show. The live recording is the final release from the now-defunct Santa Cruz hardcore act, having called it quits after more than a decade together. You can now download the song, “Mother Superior,” (originally from their superb 1995 album For God And Country) right here.

Remain In Memory is set for release March 18th.

Editor’s note: Holy shit, how good does this recording sound? The crowd is amped and Good Riddance sound like the best they’ve ever sounded. It gave me some goose bumps. AMPED! March 18th will be a good day for GR fans.

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Good Riddance detail farewell release, tracklist

Good RiddanceSanta Cruz punk rockers Good Riddance have released information regarding their final album- the 31-song collection titled Remain In Memory: The Final Show. The now-disbanded band recorded their final live performance last May, and plans to release the show as a CD this coming March 18th via Fat.

Good Riddance rode the wave of melody charged hardcore in the mid 90s, powered by their crushing blend of razor sharp guitar work, pummeling drums, and Russ Rankin’s searing voice. They released 7 full-length albums and countless EPs before Continue reading