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Ben Weasel has claimed that he and Fat Mike apparently have beef.
From Ben's FacebookHey gang, Fat Mike from Fat Wreck Chords and NOFX has a beef with me that I don't understand. It started just about a year ago but I thought it died out when he kicked us off the label (in an interview!) for supposedly making fun of him in a song. But now he's back at it. I always thought Fat Mike was a straight shooter and I liked working with Fat Wreck Chords. I certainly never had any problem with Mike... It bothers me that he thinks I made fun of him in a song, since I didn't. He's said a lot about that and other problems he apparently has with me in interviews and on Twitter, but he's never taken...
Jason Tate on 03/26/12 - 12:48 PM
In a lengthy new blog post, Ben Weasel reveals his side of the story regarding the aftermath of Screeching Weasel's SXSW fiasco earlier this year, including the departure of most of the band members, the cancellation of Weaselfest and the future of the band.
BlogSo to reiterate, the band never split up for a second; I merely pink-slipped the dead weight and methodically replaced them with the meanest, leanest lineup of stand-up mofos I could find, every last one of them as disgusted as I am with this ludicrous show of puritanical finger-wagging over the past few months. The boys have been replaced by men. The ex-Weasels didnít give a damn about what went down on stage at SXSW...
Matthew Tsai on 08/13/11 - 10:52 PM
Alternative Press has an article about sexism in the music industry, written in response to last week's incident involving Ben Weasel, here.

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Matthew Tsai on 03/29/11 - 01:05 PM
The members of Screeching Weasel gave an official statement to Punknews saying they are resigning from the band. Additionally, Teenage Bottlerocket and more announced they will no longer be playing at Weasel Fest in May.

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Deborah Remus on 03/23/11 - 05:08 PM
Screeching Weasel frontman Ben Weasel issued an apology for his actions at SXSW.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/22/11 - 09:48 AM
Ben Weasel (Screeching Weasel) punched two women after he was hit in the face with ice. Footage from the show is in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 03/19/11 - 10:50 AM
Ben Weasel will be releasing his debut, full-length effort, These Ones are Bitter, on multi-colored vinyl on October 9th courtesy of Edmond Records. The artwork can be seen in the replies.

Track List
1. Let Freedom Ring
2. In a Few Days
3. Got My Number
4. Happy Saturday
5. Sour All Over
6. The First Day of Spring
7. Blue is the Ocean
8. Affected by You
9. Jeanette
10. Addition by Subtraction
11. Give it Time
12. Summer's Always Gone too Soon
13. In a Bad Place
14. Only in November

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Brandon Allin on 09/20/07 - 12:42 AM
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