Merchandise team up with Milk Music and Destruction Unit for Record Store Day release

'USA '13' LP will be available on April 19

Merchandise have teamed up with Destruction Unit and Milk Music for a split album released on Record Store Day.

The band, who recently signed to 4AD, will contribute two new songs to the ‘USA ’13’ LP. New song ‘Figured Out’ can be streamed now via NPR.

A full tracklist for the release can be found below with the artwork above. All three acts toured together in 2013 and the LP is being released by 540 Records with a one-time pressing of only 2,000 copies available on April 19.


Meanwhile, Merchandise return to Britain for a one-off live date in London this June. The band will perform at Islington Assembly Hall on June 9. To check the availability of Merchandise tickets and get all the latest listings, head to NME.COM/tickets.

‘USA ’13’ LP

Side A
Merchandise – ‘No You and Me’
Merchandise – ‘Figured Out’
Destruction Unit – ‘Feed the Dogs’

Side B
Destruction Unit – ‘Church of Jesus Christ’
Milk Music – ‘Effigy’
Milk Music – ‘Thrashing In The Unknown’
Milk Music – ‘You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory’

Merchandise are expected to release their full-length effort at some point in 2014. Speaking about their new album, titled ‘After The End’, and it’s progress, frontman Carson Cox recently told NME: “We’re going to remake ourselves as a pop band. We don’t have to put any long songs on the album so now we can just do a formal pop record. I’m talking about pop, rock and R&B. I feel like it’s going to be moody and sentimental.”