Arthritic Foot Soldiers formed in 2004 to be on Gnarly Dude 2! compilation on Voltage Records.
The 4 track "Texas Idiot" demo got great reviews in the UK, US &Europe and appeared on compilation all over the world, and Channel Five TV are using tracks for a TV show, we signed to Stranded Records & Voltage Records.
Our debut CD "Tales of a Drunken Generation" has been great reviews and radio play in UK (BCB), US (Rock Hell Radio), Europe(Barikada), & Argentina!
We distributed via Pro-Sonic PHD, we signed a publishing deal to Sherlock Holmes Music.
Released a 9 track EP "Only Beer Can Save Us Now!" in June 06, and recieved very good reviews
2006 is good year and AFS featured on many punk comp CD's here in the UK as well in the US.
Toured with The Spit & Sawdust Tour 2006, with UK Subs, Churchill, Crouch Mog, and many more.
Gnarly Dude 3! compilation is released 18th September on Voltage Records distributed via Pro-sonic & PHD which has an exclusive track
NFT Records are using 3 tracks, we are going to be the sound track to a audio book called "Compression"
The second full album Delirium Tremors is released in October 2007 a 17 track no bullshit approach
May 2008, we paired up with The Bullet Kings with the Prime Cuts EP on a split vinyl.... on Voltage Records
In august 2008 Delirium Tremors is released in the USA on Turkey Vulture Records TVR 00014
We went retro in June 08 with the release of a split 7 inch blue vinyl called " Prime Cuts EP" with The Bullet Kings
In late August 2008 we will be heading over to the US to record our 3rd album on Turkey Vulture Records, with " Immature Nobodies"
Our 4th Album " Trash Vegas" is recorded and will be released August 2010 on " Voltage Records"
Our 5th album in Sept 2012 was an acoustic best of entittled "Note To Self" with two new tracks
In 2016 we have been back into the studio to start the recording for a 4 track online EP to be released in 2017
p.s, AFS (Arthritic Foot
Soldiers) is the name Sidewalk Skateboarding