Swear Jar first played together on 6/6/6. The impromptu sounds of that night laid the foundation for songs to come. After their first practice, one thing was quite clear: members Shane Chaney, Rob Flexon, and James Burns (ex - Sregor Det, Goodnight Satellite, Secret Safe, Bad Captain, and Quality Mokes) were all on the same page. They shared a common enthusiasm for refreshingly new, bombastic hardcore rock, garnished with unexpected transitions. It’s music that makes you think, but stillRead More
Phratry Records Ten Year Anniversary
August 2014 marked the ten year anniversary for Phratry Records, and to celebrate, the label is hosting two nights of music October 17-18 at the Southgate House Revival in Newport, KY featuring many regional bands from the Phratry roster and several special guests. The show is All Ages and just $5...
Phratry Records Nine Year Anniversary
Nine years is a long time to be underground. Yet underground is exactly where Cincinnati’s Phratry Records wants to be. This month Phratry is celebrating its nine-year anniversary as a record label with a barrage of shows at The Comet featuring bands from their diverse roster. Festivities already...
Knife The Symphony / Swear Jar Split CD Release Show
Phratry Records will release their 39th product in 8 years this Saturday. Knife The Symphony and Swear Jar will be hosting their split LP/CD/MP3 Release show at The Comet this Saturday at 10:00. Best of all, the show is FREE (you must be 21+)! Here is some info on the bands: KNIFE THE SYMPHONYKnife...