Mike Watt, Bob Lee & Members Of Wire Form FITTED

By Andy Kahn Aug 21, 2019 1:32 pm PDT

Wire members Graham Lewis and Matthew Simms, bassist Mike Watt (Minutemen, Stooges, fIREHOSE) and drummer Bob Lee (Fearless Leader, The Freeks) formed the new band FITTED. The group will release their debut album, First Fits, on November 8 featuring the lead single “Training Pit Bulls For The Navy.”

The group members first came together in 2017 for what was to be a one-off performance at Wire’s DRILLED festival at The Echo in Los Angeles. Watt and Lewis share lead vocals across the six tracks making up First Fits. Premiered by Stereogum, stream “Training Pit Bulls For The Navy” below:

First Fits Tracklist

  1. Plug In The Jug
  2. Training Pit Bulls For The Navy
  3. The Legend of Lydmar Lucia
  4. Magically Blessed
  5. The Chunk That Got Chewed
  6. The First Fit
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