Scuzzy Los Angeles rockers Goon have introduced their debut album, Heaven Is Buzzing. Due out July 19th through Partisan Information, the full-length follows a pair of well-received EPs, 2016’s Nightfall of Punk and 2017’s Blissful Omen.
The 11 tracks on the document have been written whereas the band’s main power, singer/songwriter/guitarist Kenny Becker, was coping with a persistent sinus situation that was so severe it will usually debilitate his listening to. Throughout his durations of excellent well being and whereas recovering from surgical procedure, he discovered solace in his music. As he defined in a press launch,
“I discover encouragement in the truth that I’m in a position to be productive within the occasions that I’m not sick. Folks wish to romanticize the durations during which, for instance, somebody like Van Gogh was struggling, nevertheless it was usually because he was sick that he would go exterior and see a cherry-blossom tree and be struck by its magnificence. It could make him understand, ‘This is perhaps the final time I see this, I don’t know after I’ll have this snatched away from me once more.’”
Dropping again in March, lead single “Datura” confirmed off a grungy, psychedelia facet of Goon, however Heaven Is Buzzing is a document of vary. To reveal that, the band has shared a pair of recent tracks, “Northern Saturn” and “Snoqualmie”. The previous sticks nearer to the sooner observe, a darkish and lo-fi slogger that spirals out into the abyss of house. The latter, alternatively, is a contemplative desert journey, full with meandering acoustics and the deep breaths of strings.
Take a hearken to each under, with “Snoqualmie” coming through an impressionist video helmed by Becker himself. Beneath the songs, discover the Heaven Is Buzzing album paintings and tracklist.
Heaven Is Buzzing Paintings: