Finally, after years of being talked about as the best band in San Diego, after great 7inch releases on Volar and Zoo Music, after a national tour with the Soft Pack, BEATERS finally releases their debut LP, Fishage. Started after the demise of legendary punk/garage/soul barnstormers THE SESS (and sharing members with ALE MANIA), this pre-apocalyptic, mutant-punk act delivers eight white hot tracks. "Joining the seemingly endless stream of ace new bands from San Diego, along with Crocodiles, Dum Dum Girls (who now play live) and Wavves, Beaters are self-described mutant punks. They're a bit Liars, a bit E.S.G., a bit early New Order and a whole lot better than The Beatings (remember them?).