New Jacobin Club

Categories: Groups and Duos

Genres: Alternative, Rock

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Saskatoon, SK

Description

The New Jacobin Club is Western Canada's longest running shock rock/performance art ensemble, bringing to their infamous live shows an eye-popping array of visual theatrics including sword swallowing, fire breathing, and a range of stunts with torches machetes, and sledgehammers.  The NJC’s riffy and anthematic metal-edged gothic punk with dual male & female vocalists and highlighted by soaring electric cello has been described as “somewhere between the realms of  mid era Judas Priest and newer era Misfits” (Metal Maniacs) and has even received thumbs up from Canada’s independent music authority EXCLAIM!, calling the NJC style “fiery and imposing while still retaining a degree of intelligence and fore-thought.” 

    

 

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Discography

  • This Treason

    Various Artists

    double disc cd + dvd release/Somnambulist Sound System a medieval rock opera set in the final days of the reign of King Edward II disc 1 - "This Treason" 10 song album + hidden track disc 2 - "Inside the Cannibal Circus" dvd featuring companion concept video for the album followed by a live set filmed in the fall of 2009, interviews with NJC band members and the Angry Teeth freakshow, a memorabilia gallery and archival footage dating back throughout the band's 15 year career

  • Wicked City

    Various Artists

    11 song full length cd + hidden track/Somnambulist Sounds System/Scratch Records
  • Retake the Throne

    Various Artists

    11 track full length cd/Manticore Music Group no longer in print - available on iTunes
  • The New Jacobin Club

    Various Artists

    13 track full length cd/Manticore Music Group
  • A Lesson in Mortality

    Various Artists

    4 song 7" vinyl only ep/Transparent Records regular edition black vinyl/b&w sleeve limited edition red vinyl/colour sleeve art re-released on cd as "The Filthy and the Righteous" with bonus tracks in 2007 by Goddamn Records

Audio

Deceiver Heart

From Wicked City

Breath Like Wine

From This Treason

Videos

  • This Treason

    concept video shot by PCP Productions in co-operation with Paved Arts

    THE NEW JACOBIN CLUB & The Angry Teeth- "This Treason"
    off the album "This Treason"

  • The Creeping Flesh

    The Creeping Flesh" from The New Jacobin Club's album "Wicked City" available on Somnambulist Sound System (www.sssrecords.com).