Check out our new single ‘Watch My Mouth’, a teaser from a forthcoming third album,which we are pretty sure is going to be called, Judas.”

‘Watch My Mouth’ was recorded between the homes of co-frontmen Brent DeBoer and Bob
Harrow. It was written by Brent while he toured during 2016 with his “other band”, The Dandy
Warhols. It was mixed in Melbourne by The Dandy’s frontman, Courtney Taylor Taylor while he
was in town on a recent Australian tour as well as Union’s engineer Fever Holmes.

This year has also seen Immigrant Union sign a new management deal with Ted and Nikki
Gardner who also manage The Brian Jonestown Massacre, amongst others.
Judas, is almost complete and it’s going to be a fucking trip.
But for now, here’s ‘Watch My Mouth’
Immigrant Union- ‘Watch My Mouth’

Immigrant Union Announce Album Release, New Video, Limited Edition Vinyl and Launch Dates


Quite a lot happening today. Immigrant union are pleased to announce (finally) the global release of their album ‘Anyway’. Although released in the US last year, their second LP will be available to the rest of the globe from May 29.
Coinciding with this great news IU have premiered a new music video on Tonedeaf for their track ‘In Time’. Shot and directed by Brent and starring Bob the video is a stop motion diary in the day of someone at Soundwave Music Festival.
Also the records have arrive and available for purchase. You’ll find limited edition coloured vinyl copies of ‘Anyway’ with digital download and lyric sheet inserts in the STORE section of this website or head to our online store
Last but not least their Melbourne album launch will be going down on June 13 at The Kelvin Club. Supports to be announced.

New Music Video for ‘War is Peace’ Premiers on Huffington Post

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The video for Immigrant Union’s ‘War is Peace’ is a darkly humorous take on a fictional home shopping channel geared towards selling products to ‘global tyrants.’ Australian video director, Dale Bartlett, came up with the idea after hearing the song and discussing it’s lyrical content with Union singer, Brent DeBoer. DeBoer explained that after living in Australia for five years, he had gained new perspective on his favorite place in the world, The United States. He felt as if America was slowly committing suicide through costly and highly questionable wars that seemingly only benefit a tiny fraction the global elite, while the 99.9 percent slave away to pay their bills. Bartlett asked DeBoer if he would host a show for the video where he sold various items to these shadowy characters and he agreed. The result is DeBoer playing the character of John D. Ranged who keeps the business of selling deadly weapons and instruments of covert assassination light and entertaining for the customers who want to believe that what they are doing is okay because ‘killing is simplified.’

Watch it HERE.

Immigrant Union add CMJ Shows to US Tour


It almost didn’t happen but Immigrant Union are going to be playing a couple of showcases at this year’s CMJ Music Marathon in New York between the 21st and 25th of October.
Presented by Sounds Australia, you can catch them at The Sound Gallery on Wednesday 22nd from 1.30 – 1.55am, Downstairs at Santos Party House, 96 Lafayette St, Manhattan.

Also playing at Pete’s Candy Store on Friday 24th at 9pm. 709 Lorimer street – Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

US Tour Annoucement & exclusive track featuring Courtney Barnett


Hellhound Music have just announced Immigrant Union’s upcoming North American tour in support of their second album ‘Anyway’ due for a US release on the 23rd of September. Tour dates in the tour dates section of this website. To commemorate the occasion they’ve released ‘The End Has Come’ featuring ex-band mate Courtney Barnett on lead vocals as a free download to subscribers to their mailing list. Read all about it