The Lovebirds share music video for ‘Filled With Hate’

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Photo by Ava Rosen

San Francisco’s The Lovebirds have shared the music video for Filled with Hate, which is lifted from their debut EP. Watch the video via YouTube below.

Founded by San Francisco Locals (born and raised) and the brains behind Melters Records, The Lovebirds make superb jangly power pop with grit…

All of them jam their instruments with technique and style. Filled With Hate is about leaving Los Angeles for San Francisco.

Here’s a little more explanation from the band about the band: “You can go pretty far nowadays on the idea of a Band, but The Lovebirds don’t have time for that shit. Whether you wear denim, leather, or tie-dye it’s only worth about an El Rio drink ticket if you don’t know how to write the tunes and The Lovebirds wear a cloak of many colors. The guitars weave together beautifully, leads, hooks and riffs arranged like an American cheese platter. The rhythm section takes the cheese and deftly makes a deli sandwich, playing with smarts and panache. This is the kind of band that you can smoke weed with the drummer outside the bar and talk in-depth about the annexation of Hawaii and then walk inside, look the guitarist straight in the eye and say, “R.E.M is better than Teenage Fanclub” and he’ll still drive your fool ass home. They’ve even got a dude in the band who says funny shit on stage. You can take one look at them and know they learn things from books and write songs with instruments (no, seriously).”

The Lovebirds are:
Charlie Ertola – Bass
Eli Groshelle – Drums
Thomas Rubenstein – Guitar & Vocals
Eli Wald – Guitar & Vocals

The EP was recorded Summer 2016 by Peter Avery at Secret Studios, San Francisco CA
Mixed by Glenn Donaldson and Edmund X
Mastered by Mikey Young

Limited to 300 7″ records at 45rpm

Purchase link: https://emptycellarrecords.bandcamp.com/album/filled-with-hate

Track listing:
01. Filled With Hate
02. Streets of Rage
03. Ready To Suffer
04. Up and Down

Tour dates:
8/26 – St. John the Evangelist Church (SF) w/ Old Pal, Slow Motion Cowboys and many more.
9/03 – House party (Santa Rosa, CA) w/ Violent Change, Home Blitz and more
9/10 – Contact Records (Oakland) Daytime show!
9/12 – Octopus Literary Salon (Oakland) w/ Home Blitz, Cherry Death, Dusk, Violent Change
10/10 – Octopus Literary Salon (Oakland) w/ David Nance Band, Rays, Colossal Yes