Until then the musician says that FFAF
will keep on keeping on - as it's all they know.
You can judge for yourself when FFAF
hit the road with dates at Nottingham's Rescue Rooms on Friday, February 8, Birmingham's Asylum on Tuesday 19, Northampton's Roadmender on Saturday, March 2 and Leicester's Academy 2 on Thursday, April 18.
The London quartet, who've already toured the UK with FFAF
, jump onto this jaunt fresh from a tour with X Is Loaded and Geordie heroes Yourcodenameis:milo.
The words to every FFAF
song were screamed along to and a wave of moshing swept sweatily over the packed venue.
Besides the creative independence it will allow FFAF
, forming a label was a logical step for a band that has always made a point of handpicking new acts to support them on tour.
Recent single Into Oblivion does find FFAF
exploring new musical territory, but it's the kind many would rather scrape from the shoes.
Emo superstars Movielife have recently decided to call it a day, so they won't join FFAF
on Sunday night, but London punk-poets Million Dead, Hondo Maclean and Your Code Name Is: Milo will.
The Secret Show might have started off as something to keep Davies busy when on a break from FFAF
, but it is clear that he has found a niche and something that he loves.
It's unquestionable that FFAF
are now an altered beast and while that will alienate some fans of their hardcore edge, it looks likely to win more new converts.
But not content with shaking up a once moribund metal scene in the UK, and even making the American market raise an eyebrow, Davies has honed his creativity into what is almost a polar-opposite to FFAF
The choir is set to perform on the FFAF
track History, which is being released as a single on Monday.
The family entourage is a welcome addition to the FFAF
brigade: Gareth's mum Sandra has been on the tour bus with him, her husband Clive is a regular at gigs and Matt's dad Steve is keen supporter, buying albums for fans and working hard on local PR.