Coming Soon THE GREAT LIE "Vertigo" EP out late Sept/early Oct

We are excited and humbled to official announce that the next release on Lemmis Records (LEM002) will be the new EP from our friends The Great Lie!!!!
"Vertigo" is just back from mastering at the hands of the great Arthur Rizk.  Limited edition Blood Red Vinyl Pre orders will be up on as soon as we have a firm date from pressing. Keep your eyes here and our insta for all the details as they develop!!!! Check your streaming sites to hear it now.


From the bands own mouths:

Long Island NY– Brace yourself for an onslaught of raw energy and unrelenting fury as hardcore punk outfit The Great Lie prepares to release their highly anticipated EP, "Vertigo." Capturing the essence of loss of control and the harsh realities of life, this six-track masterpiece is set to dominate the airwaves and ignite a fire within the hearts of punk rock enthusiasts worldwide.


With their unmistakable sound, The Great Lie is a force to be reckoned with. Led by the dynamic vocals of Kerry Merkle, backed by the thunderous beats of John LaFata on drums, the relentless basslines of Scott Martin, and the searing guitar work and additional vocals of Mike Scarola, the band leaves no room for compromise. Their music hits hard, unafraid to tackle the gritty themes that shape our existence.


"Vertigo" dives deep into the depths of the human psyche, delivering an unfiltered expression of the chaos that surrounds us. From the opening track "Everything Ends" to the unyielding anthem "Vietcong," each song pulls no punches, fearlessly confronting the listener with unflinching honesty. "Tactful Choices" and "Look into the Sky" offer a blistering assault on societal norms, while "Southern Drawl" delves into the weight of personal struggles. The EP culminates with the emotionally charged "All This Weight," leaving an indelible mark on your soul.


Fans can expect a relentless assault of heavy and aggressive soundscapes, fused with thought-provoking lyrics that challenge the status quo. "Vertigo" will be available on all major streaming platforms, allowing listeners to immerse themselves in The Great Lie's unparalleled intensity.


In addition, true fans of the genre can experience "Vertigo" in its purest form on vinyl, courtesy of Lemmis Records. The EP will be available for on Blood red Vinyl, ensuring that punk aficionados have the chance to own this powerful collection of tracks in all its analog glory.


Prepare to embrace the chaos and confront the uncontrollable aspects of life as The Great Lie releases "Vertigo." Mark your calendars for the EP's release date, and get ready to be consumed by the unyielding power of hardcore punk.

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