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Preoccupations

About

Preoccupations is a Canadian post-punk band from Calgary, Alberta, formed in 2012 under the name Viet Cong. The band consists of Matt Flegel (vocals, bass), Scott Munro (guitar, synth), Daniel Christiansen (guitar) and Mike Wallace (drums). The group's musical style has been described as "labyrinthine post-punk".

Articles

June 14, 2022

Preoccupations Announce New Album Arrangements, Share New Song “Ricochet”: Listen

“The lyrics are pretty conspicuous and self-explanatory on this one, but it’s basically about the world blowing up and no one giving a shit,” lead vocalist and songwriter Matthew Flegel explained

pitchfork.com

March 28, 2022

New Preoccupations

The Philly band takes influence from the earnest, unfashionable alt-rock of the 1990s on a moving set about sobriety and freedom.

pitchfork.com

June 18, 2021

Preoccupations and Metz Announce Tour

The Canadian punk bands are playing North American shows together in the fall

pitchfork.com

March 20, 2021

Members of Preoccupations and Protomartyr form new band with Nancy Sinatra’s daughter

Bloodslide have shared debut track 'Pica' The post Members of Preoccupations and Protomartyr form new band with Nancy Sinatra’s daughter appeared first on NME.

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Discs

Death of Melody

July 26, 2022

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Ricochet

June 14, 2022

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Pontiac 87

November 16, 2018

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New Material

March 23, 2018

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Disarray

March 21, 2018

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Antidote

February 14, 2018

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Espionage

January 17, 2018

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Preoccupations

September 16, 2016

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Memory

September 8, 2016

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Degraded (Edit)

July 14, 2016

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Anxiety

June 14, 2016

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Key b/w Off Duty Trip

January 1, 2016

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Viet Cong

January 20, 2015

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Silhouettes

January 6, 2015

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Continental Shelf

October 16, 2014

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Cassette

July 8, 2014

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