Self-describing their music as “Beach Goth”, sunburned and salty, the term perfectly describes The Growlers distinctive melding of reverb heavy surf guitar and Bakersfield-style honky tonk with ‘80s post-punk.
The band have announced details of the release of their new single Good Advice, which is taken from their forthcoming album Chinese Fountain, released through Fat Cat Records on Monday 29th September.
Additionally, the band have announced a headline UK tour in November as well as coming over band will also be over in August to play a number of shows, including a short run with The Fat White Family where the bands will toss a coin to determine who will headline each night. The list of shows is as follows:
16th London Oslo (with The Wytches)
17th Bristol The Fleece (with Fat White Family)
18th Liverpool Kazimer (with Fat White Family)
19th Brighton Concorde 2 (with Fat White Family)
12th Leeds Belgrave Music Hall
13th London Village Underground
14th Birmingham The Temple at Institute
15th Glasgow Broadcast
16th Manchester Roadhouse