The Icemen official YouTube page is now live!. Here's our inaugural upload, transferred from VHS tape, filmed January 17, 1988. Photographer was all over the place, this combined with incomplete recordings made salvaging difficult. There are frame drops but clip does give taste of The Icemen Live. Extras: View Poster from show Filmed by Go Tango Video/Edgardo Cambareri.
To commemorate our release of The Iceman 7" on Reaper Records we are releasing a limited edition T-Shirt of our OG Ghost. As we are partnering with Patrick Kitzel and Reaper for this specific shirt there will also be a Reaper "R" logo on the back neck. As always shirts will be available in our Official Webstore at MerchNow.
10 31 2008 FROM OUT OF THE SHADOWS OF LONG SILENT YEARS THE ICEMEN HAVE RETURNED. Having painstakingly transferred all of their many original tape recordings from analog to digital, they rise from the grave with two formerly unreleased tracks by the founders and architects: Marco Abularach, Noah Evans, Mackie. Reaper Records releases their blue vinyl 7" featuring "The Iceman" - the first ever recording by The Icemen (1984 @ Nola Recording Studios New York) and "It'll Be Your Grave" - another of their earliest recordings from one of several session at Nola from 1984-1986. RR-21 7" comes with free digital download code for mp3 in both 256 & 128 kbps and 12" x 12" liner notes insert. Limited to 100- Special Edition Package which includes: A Limited Edition Black and Blue Haze Colored Vinyl 7" of the "The Iceman" release. An Icemen Original Ghost T-Shirt 18" X 24" Silkscreened Poster that is Hand Numbered and Signed by Marco 11" X 17" Matte Poster 4" X 4" Ghost Sticker MerchNow Reaper Records
The Icemen Official Webstore is now live! We are very happy to be working with the great people at MerchNow and look forward to expanding our merchandise catalog over time. For starters we have our Bat Fade design and a reissue of one our vintage classics- Ghost Grave.
To paraphrase Led Zeppelin- "It's been a long time since I rock and rolled, It's been a long time, been a long time, Yes it has." From cryosleep awakened, a harbinger of things to come. And so one glacial epoch ends, another begins.