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New Disease 'Patent Life' 2014 album is finally here..


After After a hiatus of nearly 10 years, the original founder members of New Disease - Mark Gemini Thwaite and Jacob Lee Bane - have finally completed and released the long awaited New Disease album on CD and digital download.

'Patent Life'  - ten years in the making - is finally mixed, mastered and released via in North America on 11th August 2014. Recorded between 2003-2004 during sessions with producer David Bottrill (Tool/Muse/Peter Gabriel) and John Fryer (Nine Inch Nails/H.I.M), and featuring current drummer Eddie Stratton (One Minute Silence) and original drummer Ritch Battersby (The Wildhearts), the 15 track album (in CD and digital formats)  includes many of their own self recorded sessions, a brand new version of the 2014 single 'Like Rain' and an exclusive new 2014 song 'Plainfield'.

Mastered to perfection by Maor Appelbaum, this album is a must have for all fans of New Disease and 'Anthemic' &  'huge stadium rock riffs and electronica' (Metal Hammer /Kerrang). 


'Patent Life is available on CDBaby, iTunes and Amazon. Go to the CDBaby, Amazon or iTunes links below to preview and buy the album on CD/MP3/FLAC!


Order CD/MP3/FLAC via [click here] USA [click here] [click here] GERMANY [click here]
Amazon ITALY [click here]
Amazon FRANCE [click here]


iTunes USA [click here]

iTunes UK [click here]


NEW DISEASE - 'Patent Life' (2014) full track listing

01. Exordium
02. Hold on (here comes the sun)
03. Obsidian
04  Used
05. Angel without wings
06  In Vitro (new 2014 mix)
07. Everchange
08. Song of one word
09  Spirit guide
10. Sayonara
11. Patent Life
12. Like Rain (2014) - brand new version
13  Plainfield  - brand new 2014 song
14. black and blue
15. Judas awakened


Don't forget to check out the Soundcloud 'Patent Life' album sampler!




'Like Rain' released by Universal records


NEW DISEASE's single 'Like Rain' is in stores now! Currently ranked No.88 in the official UK mid-week chart - so if you wanna see New Disease in the Top 75 this weekend then go out and buy or order it online now!

The two track single featuring 'Like Rain' and 'Dirty Blood' (featuring guest vocals by Angela Murrell of Stereo MC's) is available on CD and limited edition 7" vinyl.
CD Catalogue No: MAINSTCD01
7" vinyl Cat No: MAINST01
Label: Mainstation/Genepool (UK)

The 'Like rain' video has just been added to SCUZZ music TV - available on SKY digital and NTL:home digital cable channel 934. More info available on The video will be featured on 'NEW SKIDS ON THE BLOCK'. More info on

Catch the Disease on tour:
19 London Islington Academy 2
20 Nottingham Rock City
21 Leeds The Vine
22 Lichfield Garrick
24 Birmingham Academy Bar
25 Liverpool Academy 3 (with Senser)
31 Northampton Soundhaus


Hold On video online..


New Disease's video for forthcoming single "Hold on (here comes the sun)"  - mixed and produced by David Bottrill (Tool, Staind, Muse) is now available for viewing online on via this homepage, you can check it out below:

The UK band, who signed with Universal records in New York in 2004, have taken a break from album recording sessions with Bottrill whilst he is seconded on the new Staind album. More release details will be announced shortly.

'Patent Life' special Deluxe 2 x CD released on 16th Feb!


We are pleased to announce the release of a special edition of our debut album 'Patent Life' complete with additional bonus disc full of rarities, demos and unreleased tracks, available from  16th February 2015 on UK label Armalyte Industries. This special 2xCD and digital release includes 11 bonus tracks, including another brand new song 'Ascend' - written and recorded this year - plus lots of rockers and unreleased songs that didn't make the US 1xCD and digital version released last year! Pre-order today at the link below to secure your copy AND save some dosh before the official release on Monday 16th February:


Check out the link below for a sneaky listen to the bonus disc! more info at


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