Dublin post-punks Girl Band have started to crack through into the US with their incendiary brand of noise rock. Their first state side live shows earlier this year are already the stuff of legend, with their first widely available EP, The Early Years, culling together previously released 7″ singles only available at their merch table/mailorder across the pond.
One such single, “Why They Hide Their Bodies Under My Garage?” repeats that question as the band steadily build an insanity inducing swirl of explosive sounds. Things get ramped up in the video for the single, where a…actually I’d rather not spoil it. Check it out below.
Girl Band are playing several shows in Brooklyn next month, two with Viet Cong for Northside Festival and another headlining show at Rough Trade. Check out those dates along with the video below and look for Girl Band’s debut LP out later this year.
Girl Band Tour Dates
Jun 12 – Philadelphia, PA – Voyeur *
Jun 13 – Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg *@
Jun 14 – Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg *@
Jun 16 – Cambridge, MA – The Sinclair *
Jun 17 – Hamden, CT – The Ballroom at the Outer Space *
Jun 18 – Washington, DC – Rock and Roll Hotel *
Jun 19 – Toronto, ON – Garrison ^
Jun 20 – Toronto, ON – The Underground (The Drake Hotel) ^
Jun 22 – Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop %
Jun 23 – Pittsburgh, PA – Brillobox %
Jun 24 – Baltimore, MD – Ottobar %
Jun 25 – Brooklyn, NY – Rough Trade NYC %
* w/ Viet Cong
@ Northside Festival