GODS & QUEENS press roundup


The initial wave of feedback for the GODS & QUEENS untitled debut 12″+CD has come in, and overall people seem to dig the band! This is good news to us because we don’t like releasing duds… so to stroke our & the band’s collective ego, please check out some of the kind words received thus far:

Decibel January 2009 – Top 40 Extreme Albums of 2008 (G&Q got #19)

Decibel Feature – December 2008

Rock Sound Feature – late 2008

Brooklyn Vegan – Feature (links externally)

SOME REVIEWS (link externally)
* Aversionline
* Boomkat
* Hanging Like A Hex (scroll down)
* Scene Point Blank

The band has been pretty consistent with posting translated reviews and other crap in their own blog, and have a boatload of live shows coming up, including their first European tour in April:

12/13/08 – Boston, MA @ Great Scott – w/ Angels Of Meth, Zozobra, Disappearer
01/18/09 – Syracuse, NY @ Westcott Community Center – w/ Sinaloa, Mistletoe, Might, Patrons Of Sweet
01/21/09 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Kyhber – w/ Blow Up Nihilist, Abominable Iron Sloth
04/01/09 – Giessen, Germany @ AK44 – w/ Drowning With Our Anchors
04/02/09 – Leipzig, Germany @ Zoro – w/ Drowning With Our Anchors & Zann
04/03/09 – Prague, Czech Republic @ V Jelen – w/ Drowning With Our Anchors
04/04/09 – Brno, Czech Republic @ Yacht Club – w/ Drowning With Our Anchors
04/05/09 – Cracow, Poland @ TBA – w/ Drowning With Our Anchors
04/06/09 – Warsaw, Poland @ TBA – w/ Drowning With Our Anchors
04/09/09 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ TBA
04/10/09 – Hamburg, Germany @ TBA
04/12/09 – Brighton, UK @ TBA
04/13/09 – Exceter, UK @ TBA
04/15/09 – Leeds, UK @ TBA
04/16/09 – Ostende, Belgium @ TBA
04/17/09 – Utrecht, Netherlands @ ACU
04/22/09 – Ljubljana, Slovenia @ TBA
04/24/09 – Vienna, Austria @ TBA
04/25/09 – Munich, Germany @ Kafe Kult – w/ Drowning With Our Anchors
04/27/09 – Aachen, Germany @ AZ

GODS & QUEENS untitled 12″+CD (both formats together) is available in the USA from Robotic Empire, in Europe from Adagio830 and online via iTunes.

Sample tracks and more information can be found on the band’s myspace page.