Boston experimental synth pop outfit Hooray For Earth started out as a solo project. ¬†Noel Heroux would tamper and dabble with synth noise in his bedroom with a 4-track and slowly, Hooray For Earth began to solidify. ¬†Nearly 10 years later, with 3 albums under their belt, Noel is back in his bedroom with that same 4-track and¬†nothing to lose. ¬†Meet Mass Gothic.
First single Nice Night is immediate and powerful, throwing off any speculation that Mass Gothic is a mere side project. ¬†Pinkerton-era chord progressions collide into¬†metal sludge and Enotastic keyboard tinkerings, a loud and righteous “Hi, How Are You?” from the Boston-turned-New Yorker.
Sub Pop Records has a limited batch of banana-colored vinyl after the ‘buy’ link. ¬†Grab one, losers.
-All customers who pre-order the LP version of Mass Gothic will receive the album on Loser edition banana yellow-colored vinyl, while supplies last
-All pre-orders will also receive any and all pre-release track downloads in advance of the album release as they are made public, which will be available from your SubPop.com account as they become available.
-Customers will be given access to stream the full album up to one (1) month before release day from your SubPop.com account, with your pre-order of the album on any format.
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