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Bowling For Soup Unveil “Hey Mario” Video | New Covers Album Out Now! 

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With their recently announced covers album Don’t Mind If We Do now out for everyone’s enjoyment, Texas’ favourite pop punk quartet Bowling For Soup are bringing you a brand new single from the record. 

Hey Mario, originally a hit for Bowling For Soup bassist Rob Felicetti’s former band Patent Pending, has been given a Bowling For Soup makeover – just in time for the release of the new Super Mario Bros movie! 

The video for Hey Mario features Bowling For Soup attempting to lift the spirits of Mario in a variety of ways – some more traditional for Mario than others! Check out the video here:

Don’t Mind If We Do, released on the 4th of April 2023 through Que-So / Brando Records, is a collection of covers recorded by Bowling For Soup in recent times, along with a couple of new covers.

Featuring songs from a wide variety of artists ranging from Hanson to Kanye West to Social Distortion, genres are no barriers when it comes to a great Bowling For Soup cover. The album also features two brand new covers – Hey Mario, and the biggest song of 2023 so far, Miley Cyrus’ Flowers.

The full track listing and artwork for the album can be found below:

Bowling For Soup – Don’t Mind If We Do

  1. Hey Mario
  2. Flowers
  3. Erase Me
  4. When The Angles Sing
  5. HRSA
  6. Sometimes I Don’t Mind
  7. Already Gone
  8. Where’s The Love
  9. Let Your Love Flow
  10. Two Tickets To Paradise

Don’t Mind If We Do can be downloaded or streamed on your platform of choice on the following link – https://ffm.to/dontmindifwedo.

We hand over to Bowling For Soup main man Jaret Reddick to explain more about Don’t Mind If We Do:

“When I saw the preview for the new Mario movie, the first thing that popped in my head was that our friends Patent Pending had an amazing tune called “Hey Mario.” And on top of that, Rob had co-written that song when he was in that band! It seemed like a no brainer to do a BFS version of this awesome song around the time Mario was fresh in everyone’s head again! 

I have to give credit to our amazing management team for the covers album idea. They came to me after we release “Flowers” and said “we should gather up all these latest cover songs and do something digitally…how about a covers album!”

First of all, I was pissed because it wasn’t my idea. But soon after, I rallied and the title came right into my head! We pick and choose covers like we would ‘hors d’oeuvres’. Our little hands dangling over the tray…Don’t Mind If We Do!” 
As mentioned above, in addition to their new single Hey Mario, Bowling For Soup have recently released an epic cover of Miley Cyrus’ Flowers, which you can check out below:

Bowling For Soup are back in the UK next month as part of the bumper line up for Slam Dunk Festival 2023. They will join headliners Enter Shikari, The Offspring, Creeper, Yellowcard, The Hunna and Malevolence as well as Less Than Jake, Billy Talent, Holding Absence, The Menzingers, Pvris, Four Year Strong, Underoath, and many more across six stages at Slam Dunk North in Leeds and Slam Dunk South in Hatfield.

Tickets for the festival are on sale now at www.slamdunkfestival.com and are expected to sell out – so don’t miss out! 

Following the UK Slam Dunk festivals, Bowling For Soup will head to Germany for shows in Cologne and Munich, before heading to Slam Dunk Italy and Sbäm Fest in Austria. For full information and ticket details, please visit the tour section on the Bowling For Soup website

Bowling For Soup are:

Jaret Reddick
Guitar and vocals
Chris Burney
Rob Felicetti
Bass and backing vocals
Gary Wiseman

Find Bowling For Soup online:
Website – http://www.bowlingforsoup.com
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/bowlingforsoup
YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/user/bowlingforsouptv
Instagram – https://instagram.com/bfs_official

UK merch store – https://bowlingforsoup.probitymerch.com

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