Me First and the Gimme Gimmes

Rake It In: The Greatestest Hits Rake It In: The Greatestest Hits Rake It In: The Greatestest Hits

Marketing Highlights

  • All the best Gimmes hits on one disc!
  • Punk rock super-group featuring members of NOFX, Foo Fighters, Lagwagon, and Uke-Hunt!
  • GIMMES have achieved catalog sales of 1,000,000+!
  • Vinyl includes digital download of full album
  • Features, reviews, and ads in AP, The Onion, Vice, Punknews, Razorcake, MRR, Dying Scene, New Noise
  • Full specialty and college radio servicing
  • Previous Commercial Radio Adds @ KROQ, Live105, Q101, WROX, WXDX, KEDJ, KFSD, KPOI, KROX, WBER, WEDG and more!
  • Previous video adds at MTV, Fuse TV and Havoc
  • Contains rare, non-studio album Gimmes tracks: The Times They Are a-Changing, City of New Orleans, Hats off to Larry, Lady

Bio

For the uniformed Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, consisting of NOFX frontman Fat Mike, Lagwagon frontman Joey Cape, Foo Fighting Chris Shiflett, Lagwagon drummer Dave Raun, and the unparalleled silky vocals of Spike Slawson, have been banging out other peoples’ hits for over two decades now. So, what is really left to say about punk super-group and cover band extraordinaire Me First and the Gimme Gimmes? After 7 studio albums, a live record and too many singles to count, they’ve tackled just about every genre under the sun. Be it Motown, Country, show tunes, Japanese Pop (sung in Japanese!), these seasoned punk rock pros have triumphed on every occasion in a way only the Gimmes could. With such an extensive and wide ranging catalog, where does one begin? Lucky for you, they’ve done that work for you. Rake It In: The Greatest Hits, finally compiles all the best hits onto one disc! From perpetual favorite “I Believe I Can Fly” to the classic Country tune “Desperado”, to the diva sensation “Straight Up”, the hits just keep a-comin’! They’ve even thrown in some deeper cuts for the Gimmes’ most fervent enthusiasts with “City of New Orleans” and “Hats off to Larry”. With 17 of only the very best hits, Rake It In is sure to satisfy Gimmes fans from all reaches of the globe.

Tracklist

1. The Times They Are a-Changing
2. Rainbow Connection
3. City of New Orleans
4. Summertime
5. All My Loving
6. Straight Up
7. Over the Rainbow
8. Country Roads
9. Sloop John B
10. Jolene
11. Uptown Girl
12. Hats Off To Larry
13. Desperado
14. Lady
15. San Francisco
16. I Believe I Can Fly
17. End of the Road

Home Market

San Francisco, CA - USA

Album Details

Artist

Me First and the Gimme Gimmes

Album Title

Rake It In: The Greatestest Hits

Street Date

04/07/2017

Order Due Date

03/10/2017

Discount

5% (ends 04/13/2017)

Genre

Rock/Punk

Label

Fat Wreck Chords

Configuration

CD Longplay

Price Code

CD15

UPC

751097097526

Box Lot

30

Catalog #

709752

Album Details

Artist

Me First and the Gimme Gimmes

Album Title

Rake It In: The Greatestest Hits

Street Date

05/05/2017

Order Due Date

04/07/2017

Genre

Rock/Punk

Label

Fat Wreck Chords

Configuration

Vinyl Longplay 33 1/3

Price Code

LP17

UPC

751097097519

Box Lot

50

Catalog #

709751

Album Details

Artist

Me First and the Gimme Gimmes

Album Title

Rake It In: The Greatestest Hits

Preorder Date

03/08/2017

Street Date

04/07/2017

Genre

Rock/Punk

Label

Fat Wreck Chords

Configuration

Digital Audio Longplay

UPC

886446369037

Tour Dates

Bandsintown

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