Cadaver Club Q&A with Chordblossom

Q & A ▶ What’s the story behind your stage name? Stage name? What stage name? – Mr. Crowe ▶ When did you start playing music and how would you describe your sound? Cadaver Club put the fun in funeral and our melodic horror punk will stick in your head like a pick axe. Our songs are catchier than the plague. I started playing bass when I was 14 and found myself in a band soon afterwards. We were knee high to the guitar cabs but we had fun and it was here I met the other guys in the … Continue reading

Fermanagh Herald: ‘Horror punk band land big punk festival gig’

LOCAL ‘horror’ punk band Cadaver Club, have this week been confirmed to perform at the largest independent punk festival in the world.  The band features Fermanagh natives, Mr Crowe on vocals, the brothers Filth, Dirge and Draggle on guitar and drums respectively and Boom Chic Chic on bass. In brackets, one might add, it’s in order, Kevin McHugh, Phil and Matt Cassidy, and Jolene Phair. The band released their debut album ‘A Fate Worse Than Life’, funded by fans of the band through a ‘PledgeMusic’ campaign, on October 31 last year. This week, their slot in the ‘Rebellion Festival’ in … Continue reading

Cadaver Club talk Hallowe’en with Über Röck

Cadaver Club features Dirge and Draggle, the brothers Filth, on guitar and drums respectively, the exotic Boom Chic Chic on bass and the mysterious Mr. Crowe on vocals. Their debut album, ‘A Fate Worse Than Life’, is released on October 31st so the band members were perfect victims for Uber Rock’s 13 Days of Halloween….. 1.) What are your most vivid childhood memories of Halloween? For many people Christmas is the big family holiday, but for me Hallowe’en was always the highlight of the year. It was the one night I felt I could be myself unapologetically. Early memories are … Continue reading

Fermanagh Herald: ‘Horror punk’ band gear up for album release

LOCAL ‘HORROR PUNK’ band ‘Cadaver Club’ are gearing up to release their debut album. The band, formed in 2012, styles themselves as a ‘horror punk’ band, with each member adapting their own character. It features, on vocals Kevin McHugh (Mr Crowe), Phil and Matt Cassidy (Dirge and Draggle, the brothers Filth, on guitar and drums respectively), and bassist Jolene Phair (Boom Chic Chic). The album has been funded by fans of the band through a ‘PledgeMusic’ campaign. “The pledge campaign surpassed all of our expectations,” explained Matt. “We reached our target within a week of the two month stint and … Continue reading

Left of the Dial: Mr. Crowe Radio Interview

On Sunday night the mysterious Mr. Crowe (aka Kevin McHugh) of Cadaver Club had an in depth chat with Ray from the Left Of The Dial show about their PledgeMusic campaign. The club are raising funds for their debut album ‘A Fate Worse Than Life’ “13 original tales of woe … in an album that boasts vampires, werewolves, ghost stories and sea shanties, all set to blistering punk rock so contagious, it makes the ebola virus look like the sniffles” Mr Crowe talks about the formation of the band, the forthcoming album, and tour plans. You can listen to the full interview here:   … Continue reading