Shock of the New: GHXST
Shock of the New lands in New York City, where the ghosts of No Wave are busy being reincarnated
YOU MAY NOT HAVE HEARD OF:
GHXST from New York City.
IN A NUTSHELL, THEY'RE A BIT LIKE:
The class of No Wave being indoctrinated into a satanic cult run by A Place To Bury Strangers.
FROM WHAT WE CAN TELL:
The trio cite Jesus and Mary Chain, White Zombie, and Sonic Youth among their influences, and certainly deliver the elegantly wasted death-cool of a few of those predecessors. They release new single 'Black Camaro' on 25 June and play their first UK tour this month, kicking off with a DJ set at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen on the 15th. Tour dates can be found HERE.
IT'S ONLY A FIRST DATE, BUT WE'RE THINKING:
They obviously delight in being slightly evil, which always goes down well with us.
INTRIGUED? HERE'S THE SINGLE