Bridge Nine has inked Boston, MA’s Defeater.

The label will reissue the band’s recent debut full-length, Travels, on February 29th, 2009. It will be a co-release with the original label, Topshelf, on CD and vinyl, with international availability.

The band was formerly called Sluts and features noted hardcore producer Jay Maas (Have Heart, Verse, Shipwreck A.D.) on guitar/vocals. Comparisons have been garnered to Modern Life Is War and Verse.

They’re currently on tour with End Of A Year.