Girl Band

Going Norway / The Talkies [7" Single]

£5.99
  • Girl Band - Going Norway / The Talkies [7" Single]
16th August 2019 / 7" Single / Rough Trade

Girl Band

Going Norway / The Talkies [7" Single]

£5.99

Going Norway is Girl Band’s second single following their 4-year hiatus, a two track 7” with an exclusive B side taking the same name as their upcoming album ‘The Talkies’.

In Going Norway, we hear the mimicry of Dara’s vocal to Alan’s guitar coming close to a moan, both simultaneously reaching outside of the confines of Adam’s steady, flitting snare sound: ‘And Why/ Is the Death/ So Alive?’ 

The track pushes and pulls against itself, and the emotion is felt within this combative movement and the elongation of vowels – the intensive repetition to the point of abstraction results in a violent discrepancy between language and meaning, as Dara draws attention instead to the way the mouth moves and how sound is formed.

A – Going Norway
B – The Talkies

Format /7" Single
Released /16th August 2019
Catalogue / RT0076S
Barcode / 191402007671
Artist / Girl Band
Label /Rough Trade
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