Rough Trade Records have shared the new Goat Girl video for ‘Crow Cries’ which is Released today as a limited 7” Goat Girl formed a few years ago in South London, the band have been busy on the road for the last 18 months playing with everyone from The Fall to Parquet Courts.
Named after the questionable Bill Hicks comedy sketch Goat Boy (“It’s disgusting,” says Clottie Cream, although she’s quick to add: “But I like his social commentary, and the satirical element to what he did,”) the band are fresh out of their respective London colleges and a million miles away from everything else ‘new’ you’ll hear right now. The Bands furious sound represents how it feels to live in this current climate “There’s teenage angst in them,” says L.E.D “But I think that was inevitable, growing up in London over the last ten years.” All four members of Goat Girl have just turned 20.
Goat Girl tour / festival dates below
Sept 1 st End of the Road Festival, Larmer Tree Gardens
Sep 3 rd Electric Picnic, Stradbally
Sep 28 th Moby Dick – Madrid
Sep 29 th Lata de Zinc – Oviedo
Sep 30 th Dabadaba – Donostia
Oct 5 th 16 Toneladas – Valencia
Oct 6 th Side Car – Barcelona
Oct 7 th La Lopez – Zaragoza
Nov 2 nd Liverpool Music Week – Liverpool
Nov 3 rd Broadcast – Glasgow
Nov 4 th Brudenell Social Club – Leeds
Nov 6 th Gullivers – Manchester
Nov 7 th Hare & Hounds – Birmingham
Nov 9 th The Devil’s Disco at The Joker – Brighton
Nov 10 th Modern Art – Oxford
Nov 11 th The Crofters Rights – Bristol
Nov 13 th Corsica Studio – London
Goat Girl are: Clottie Cream, Rosy Bones, Naima Jelly and L.E.D.