Ben Stiller's High School Punk Band Capital Punishment Releases Song From Upcoming EP: Listen


Ben Stiller could be removed from his teenage years, however he’s able to relive his punk glory days once more along with his highschool band Capital Punishment.

Capital Punishment will launch their new EP, This Is Capital Punishment, on Nov. 23 -- greater than 35 years after the group parted methods. This Is Capital Punishment follows the band’s reissue of their 1982 album Roadkill on Sept.14.

As a part of the brand new album, which additionally options unreleased songs, the group reimagined their observe “Confusion” and launched it Tuesday (Oct. 23) in anticipation of the total album premiere. 

In order to provide the album, the members of Capital Punishment -- Stiller, Kriss Roebling, Peter Zusi and Peter Swann -- needed to get inventive. The post-punk quartet was scattered the world over, from London to Arizona, and by no means had the prospect to report all collectively. Picking up the place the opposite member left off within the recording studio had a profound impact on the brand new music.

“Nobody was advised precisely what to do for his or her elements, so every member's contribution had a marked impact on the route the songs took, and what finally they developed into,” Roebling mentioned in a press release. 

For Stiller, the band’s drummer, Capital Punishment hasn’t misplaced its edge. In reality, the band may even be getting higher with age.

“It was a lot enjoyable after 30-plus years to be taking part in once more,” Stiller mentioned, “And feeling like I really obtained a tiny bit higher!”

Listen to “Confusion” under.