Flyswatter was a German Emo-Core band from Munich signed by Eat The Beat Music - Sony/Germany. Their influences range from Jimmy Eat World, Get Up Kids, Thrice to boysetsfire and Fugazi. They released three records, "Black and Blue", "Repeat in Pattern" and their self-titled "Flyswatter". The band had a personal friendship with boysetsfire and supported them on several European tours. In 2006 Flyswatter broke up but several members joined other side projects such as The Blackout Argument.