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Svalbard

In a way, it’s remarkable that we’re getting to hear the UK band Svalbard’s new album When I Die, Will I Get Better? at all. A few weeks ago, two different women came forward to accuse Alex Fitzpatrick, founder of the UK label Holy Roar Records, of things like rape, sexual harassment, and emotional abuse.

For more, go to: Stereogum.com (Source)

A mass exodus from the UK-based punk/metal/indie label Holy Roar Records has begun in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against founder Alex Fitzpatrick. That exodus includes Fitzpatrick himself, who has resigned from the company while denying the allegations against him.

For more, go to: Stereogum.com (Source)

The Sheffield mathcore band Rolo Tomassi announced on Twitter this morning that they “have ended their relationship” with Holy Roar Records, their label, because of rape and sexual abuse allegations against label founder Alex Fitzpatrick. Holy Roar released Rolo Tomassi’s last two albums, 2015’s Grievances and 2018’s Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It.

For more, go to: Stereogum.com (Source)