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The Golden Filter Announce Second Full Length Studio Album

The Golden Filter Announce Second Full Length Studio Album

London via New-York duo The Golden Filter
Announce Second Studio LP
On Glasgow’s Optimo Music

‘STILL // ALONE’ Is Released 24th Feb. 2017

Optimo Music is happy to present the second full-length fromThe Golden Filter, STILL // ALONE.

After relocating to London and playing shows around Europe for a year and a half, self-imposed pariahs Penelope Trappes and Stephen Hindman delved into creating a two-sided existential opus by renting out old studio spaces around the UK and using mostly analog 80’s instruments, machines and effects.

An album about being in love with pure solitude, when STIILL // ALONE is separated into two distinct sides, record one, STILL, is a hypnotic meditation for the nightclub. Wavy patterns of sound and light bounce off Penelope’s literary vocal bursts, layered over ominous deep synths and arpeggiators, held together only by strict 4/4 beats. The rhythm, ironically forcing the body to move, however internally focused and mindful, still.

Record two, ALONE, takes the club offline and into the fringes of raw, odd pop. Ever-prominent drum machine beats rule, while love and loss permeate the four atmospheric goth songs. Music for dancing alone.

Behind the cotton wool is hidden a pattern… the whole world is a work of art… there is no Shakespeare… no Beethoven… no God; we are the words; we are the music; we are the thing itself.” – Virginia Woolf


LP Title: Still // Alone
Artist: The Golden Filter
Label: Optimo Music
Release Date: February 24th 2017
Format: Vinyl, Digital 

1. We Are The Music
2. Vibrational
3. Now We Get Lost
4. Nine
5. //
6. Questions
7. Dust
8. There Is No Love Between Us
9. Rivers


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