Hot Press got its hands on the glorious ninth album from post-rock outfit God Is An Astronaut, and we're streaming it here.
Since forming 16 years ago, the Wicklow-based trio have reigned as one of the premier instrumental groups.
Even on album No. 9, Epitaph, the band pull absolutely no punches, packing all their pain and loss into a record which feels as innovative as it does mature.
Speaking about the album, Torsten Kinsella said: “This is an album that is very dear to our hearts, we hope you enjoy it and for all our fans in Europe, we will see you soon.”
The album will get its proper release this Friday, April 27.
On top of that news, God Is An Astronaut have just been announced to appear at Robert Smith’s Meltdown at the Southbank Centre.
The band will perform at Queen Elizabeth Hall on June 18, 2018. For more info and tickets here.
Stream Epitaph in full below, and find dates for GIAA's extensive European tour. Pre-order it now.
Other GOD IS AN ASTRONAUT dates:
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w/ Xenon Field
28.04.18 BE - Antwerp / Zappa
29.04.18 DE - Cologne /Gebaude 9
30.04.18 DE - Berlin / Columbia Theater
01.05.18 PL - Warsaw / Progresja
02.05.18 CZ - Prague / Meet Factory
03.05.18 AT - Wien / Szene
04.05.18 DE - Munich / Feierwerk
05.05.18 IT - Milan / Fabrique
06.05.18 IT - Bologna / Estragon
07.05.18 IT - Rome / Orion
09.05.18 ES - Barcelona / Razzmatazz 2
10.05.18 ES - Madrid / Caracol
12.05.18 FR - Lyon / Ninkasi Kao
13.05.18 FR - Paris / Trabendo
14.05.18 FR - Colmar / Grillen
15.05.18 NL - Utrecht / Pandora
17.05.18 UK - London / Electric Brixton
18.05.18 UK - Glasgow / Classic Grand
20.05.18 UK - Manchester / Club Academy
12.07.18 PT - Porto / Casa Di Musica
13.07.18 ES - Viveiro / Resurrection Fest
14.07.18 ES - Bilbao / Stage Live
15.07.18 FR - Bordeaux / BT 59
20.11.18 UA - Lviv / Fest Republic
21.11.18 UA - Kiev / Atlas
22.11.18 BY - Minsk / Re:public
23.11.18 RU - Moscow / Glav Club
24.11.18 RU - Saint Petersburg / Aurora Hall
26.11.18 RU - Novosibirsk / Mayakovsky
28.11.18 RU - Krasnodar / Arena Hall
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