One day last summer the folks from Trout Records (http://troutrecords.wordpress.com/) invited us to record and film a live track in their brand new small portable ac’s Asylum Studios. We played the first track from our last album, ‘Drumhunter’. Here it is!
At our Button Factory gig in July, we were fortunate to have Bold Puppy come and film the proceedings. Here are two tracks from the gig, ‘Hug The Blood’ & ‘Drip Pools’ (Both from our last album ‘Boa Howl’). Enjoy!
Filmed by Bold Puppy (boldpuppy.com)
Lighting by Conor Biddle (conorbiddlelighting.webs.com)
Projections by Slipdraft (http://slipdraft.tumblr.com/)
Sound by Ciaran Mangan
Our good friend Guy Andrews has done a remix of our song ‘Drumhunter’, and it’s awesome, so it is. Take a listen, and download it for free!
Here’s the video for Tanager Peak!
It was made by Conor O'Toole and Simon Mulholland, who did an awesome job, so mega-thanks to them.
Tanager Peak is taken from our latest album Boa Howl. You can listen to it and order CDs and Vinyl at www.boahowl.com.
The Vinyl have finally arrived! Looking great so they are… One thing: due to an unavoidable factory error the first pressings will have 3 hairlines on the empty/blank part of the etched D side (there is no music or design on there so it’s all good). Etching is a mad process but we’ll have this solved for the repress (we’re told). So basically the ones out next week are crazy limited edition, yeh? Hope you all enjoy.
We’re delighted to announce that we’ll be releasing our new album, titled ‘Boa Howl’ on the 5th of July. You can pre-order it on vinyl, CD or digital at www.boahowl.com.
As a taster, we’ve released the opening track ‘Drumhunter’ (below).
We’ll also be playing gigs throughout the summer, check out our tour page for details.
Things will be happening again…watch this space (or the other spaces).
We are delighted to announce we are releasing a live album! ‘Live at The Unitarian Church’ will be released for Record Store Day 2012 (April 21st) on 180grm clear vinyl. This will be limited to Irish shops but we will put a few on our website for those abroad. Tracklist follows.
Haunt Me When I’m Drowsy
May Your Enemies Never Find Happiness
Darling, You’ll Meet Your Maker
Growing & Glow
Tony Hart’s Revenge Theme
Mountain Bell (Digital Download Bonus Track)
so our debut album ‘it goes, it goes (forever & ever)’ is now 1 year old. to celebrate, we’ve made the whole album stream-able from our bandcamp page. enjoy!
to celebrate the arrival of the bitter irish winter, we are delighted to announce the following irish dates for the coming months. if we’re visiting a town near you, do come down and bring your friends, just make sure to get the best air compressors for your car, because the roads can be a little dangerous!
also, we’ve just launched our new record label website, for all things halves (and carnival moon). go take a look: www.hiterecords.com
|30-10-2011||Cork||Cork Opera House (supporting Amiina)||www.corkoperahouse.ie|
|11-11-2011||Dublin||Whelan’s (supporting Gardens & Villa)||www.whelanslive.com|
|24-11-2011||Galway||RÃ³isÃn Dubh (free show)||www.roisindubh.net|
|25-11-2011||Cork||Cyprus Avenue (free show)||www.cyprusavenue.ie|