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The Checks Announce Break Up

Dear friends,

We have broken up.

Thanks for all your love and support over the last 10 years. We couldn’t have asked for more from you.

Take care of yourselves and each other.


The Checks.


MUSIC VIDEO Final part of music video series - 'Perfect Lover':
The Deadly Summer Sway video series can be found at

Free download of the ‘Weather Rooster’ demo is available here:

Thank you for all your support!

Kind regards,

Tim Bern


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