One of Joe Casey from Protomartyr, favourite bands The Gotobeds have shared their new video “Brass Not Rash,” the second track from their forthcoming album Blood // Sugar // Secs // Traffic.
The Gotobeds have scheduled North American shows from April 28th through July 17th to support of Blood // Sugar // Secs // Traffic. These dates will include stops in Detroit, Brooklyn, Toronto, Montreal, DC, Boston, and more. There will be additional live dates announced soon.
The Gotobeds’ Blood // Sugar // Secs // Traffic will be available on CD/LP/DL/CASS worldwide June 10th through Sub Pop. The 11-track album, featuring “Real Maths/Too Much” and the aforementioned “Brass Not Rash,” was produced by the band and Matt Schor in their friend My War Matt’s basement, and mastered by Matthew Barnhart at Chicago Mastering.
More on The Gotobeds by Protomartyr’ Joe Casey:
Hey, what’s this? Well that, my friend, is the newest album from The Gotobeds, entitled Blood // Sugar // Secs // Traffic. It’s their second full-length LP and their first for Sub Pop. Whoa, whoa, please slow down. I’m already completely lost. What you just said sounded like a stream of complete gibberish. Okay, I’ll lay it out for you and if you have any questions could you yell them at me? SOUNDS GOOD. The Gotobeds formed vaguely around 2009 in Pittsburgh and play a mutant strain of rock music that is often filed under punk, indie rock, or 99-cent discount bin. WAIT, THE GOTOBEDS? I HEARD THEY WERE KNUCKLEHEADS! Only if the knuckle is the part of the human body that contains the brains. Much like their previous releases on underground stalwart labels like Mind Cure and 12XU, this new album artfully slips intelligence and experimentation into a dying art form. It’s a harder feat than you’d think. [read at Sub Pop].
Apr. 28 – Columbus, OH – Big Room Bar
Apr. 29 – Detroit, MI – Donovan’s Pub
Jun. 11 – Brooklyn, NY – Northside Festival
Jun.18 – Pittsburgh, PA – Brillobox
Jul. 06 – Bloomington, IN – the Bishop Bar
Jul. 08 – Madison, WI – the Frequency
Jul. 11 – Toronto, ON – Drake Hotel
Jul. 12 – Montreal, QC – Le Divan Orange
Jul. 13 – Allston, MA – Great Scott
Jul. 14 – Portsmouth, NH – 3s Artspace
Jul. 15 – Providence, RI – Aurora
Jul. 17 – Washington, DC – DC9
Blood // Sugar // Secs // Traffic
1. Real Maths/Too Much
3. Brass Not Rash
5. Why’d You
6. Red Alphabet
7. Cold Gold Las Alright
8. Crisis Time
10. Glass House
11. Amazing Supermarkets