Listen: Goat Girl share ‘Cracker Drool’ b-side ‘Scream’, announce UK and Irish tour

Goat Girl share ‘Cracker Drool’ b-side ‘Scream’, announce UK and Irish tour

The Rough Trade-signed four-piece will hit the road in March and April.

Goat Girl recently shared new single ‘Cracker Drool’, and the band have now unveiled its b-side, a new track called ‘Scream’.

The new track comes alongside news of the band’s biggest UK and Irish headline tour to date, taking in dates across March and April.

The shows begin on 31st March in Manchester, with a huge London date set for The Garage in Highbury on 17th April.

Goat Girl are part of our Class Of 2018, one of the fourteen bands we’re tipping for huge things next year. Lisa Wright profiled the whip-smart, politicised four-piece.

“I find it quite special seeing four women on stage, powerful women that are doing well with music on their own. I hope that gives people better ideas of women in music or whatever,” the band’s Lottie told us. “And I do think it makes it quite different. There’s definitely a difference with genders and that can be celebrated as an interesting thing,” Ellie continues.

“The question doesn’t have to be ‘What bad experiences have you had as women in the music industry?’ It can be like, ‘Oh it’s good because there’s something beautiful about femininity’.” “We’re just four young girls tryin’ to make a living…” laughs Lottie, adopting her finest Southern country twang.

Read the full Class Of 2018 feature with Goat Girl here, watch the video for ‘Scream’ and view the new tour dates below.

31 Manchester, Deaf Institute

01 Cardiff, Wales Goes Pop
09 Newcastle, The Cluny
10 Edinburgh, Sneaky Pete's
12 Liverpool, The Magnet
13 Dublin, Grand Social
14 Sheffield, Picture House Social
16 Birmingham, Hare & Hounds
17 London, The Garage
19 Leicester, The Cookie
20 Leeds, Brudenell Social Club
21 Brighton, The Haunt

Photo: Phil Smithies / DIY

More like this

Gang of Four: Goat Girl

Gang of Four: Goat Girl

Celebrating a second album that cements their special sonic alchemy, against the backdrop of a world on the brink of implosion Goat Girl are holding on to each other more than ever.

The Age of Enlightenment: Iceage

The Age of Enlightenment: Iceage

New album, new sound, new attitude: after a decade in the game, ‘Seek Shelter’ finds the hard edges of Iceage’s magnetic frontman Elias Bender Rønnenfelt finally beginning to thaw.