27 Jul 2016

Gnod's Mirror in The Quietus albums of the year so far

It reads:

34. GNOD - Mirror
"Every second of this album feels gargantuan. The aural vistas seems to stretch for mile after mile of mountainous terrain, complete with giant peaks and chasms. This is where Gnod stride gloriously ahead of many of their contemporaries."

Mick Middles

See the full rundown here: The Quietus


20 Jul 2016

Goat reveal teaser video for new album 'Requiem'

Goat revealed this little teaser on their Facebook on Monday, the day before their new album 'Requiem' was released. The video shows some not before footage of the band plus reveals music from a track from the forthcoming album.

All the preorder copies of the Ltd 'psych' colour version of the LP have now been sold out, however the band will be selling copies on their tour in October.

Preorder the black vinyl version and CD here: Rocket Bandcamp

Or preorder the download version and get the track 'Try my robe' instantly: iTunes


Goat to headline Desert Fest Belgium

Goat have been confirmed as headliners for this years Desert Fest in Belgium on 14-16 October.

More information here: Belgium Desert Festival


19 Jul 2016

Goat announce new album 'Requiem' – listen to first track 'Try my Robe' 

We are extremely excited to announce that Goat are to release a new album called 'Requiem' on 7 October.

You can listen to the first track to be revealed from the album called 'Try my Robe' at the bottom of this post .

Preorder the ltd edition 2xLP on 'psych colour vinyl' plus CD here: Rocket Bandcamp

Preorder download of album via iTunes and receive mp3 of 'Try my Robe' instantly: iTunes

In our culture of continual exposure, it’s rare that artists opt to lurk outside the public eye. To crate diggers and guitar mystics, Sweden’s masked psych collective GOAT may qualify as the greatest modern pop-culture mystery, and Requiem offers more questions than answers. GOAT’s only declaration for Requiem is that it is their “folk” album, and the album focuses more on subdued bucolic ritualism than acid freakouts. But GOAT hasn’t foregone their fiery charms—tracks like 'Try my Robe' conjure the sultry pulsations that ensnared us on 2012’s World Music and 2014’s Commune.

'Requiem' is released on Sub Pop in North America, Stranded in Scandinavia and Rocket in the rest of the world.

See the band perform tracks from 'Requiem' here:

Summer Festivals:
22 – 24 Jul / Milhões de Festa / Barcelos / Portugal 
28 Aug / Todays / Torino / Italy
02 Sep / Aarhus festival / Denmark
03 Sep / End of the Road Festival / UK
28 Sep / Torino today festival / Turin / Italy

Autumn tour (Supported by Josefin Öhrn + The Liberation):

07 Oct / Babel / Malmö / Sweden
08 Oct / Den grå hal / Köpenhamn / Denmark
10 Oct / Stadtgarten / Köln / Germany
11 Oct / Ampere / München / Germany
12 Oct / Berghain / Berlin / Germany
13 Oct / Karlstorbahnhof EnjoyJazz / Heidelberg / Germany
14 Oct / Cabaret Sauvage / Paris / France 
17 Oct / All Saints Church / Brighton / UK
18 Oct / Coronet / London / UK
19 Oct / SWX / Bristol / UK
21 Oct / 02 ABC / Glasgow / UK 
22 Oct / Albert Hall / Manchester / UK