The second track from Pond's upcoming 5th album Hobo Rocket is in the wild! 'Xanman' is a sonic onslaught with the Perth boys at their psychedelic, jamming best. Hobo Rocket is out August 2nd (AUS), August 5th (UK/EU), August 6th (USA).
Pre-orders are now available for the new album, get in early for the digital release via iTunes or on the Modshop for the vinyl. Check out the album announcement for full details on this new album, including first track 'Giant Tortoise'.
Modular is proud to announce the coming of Pond's fifth album Hobo Rocket, out August 2 (AUS) / 5 (EU/UK) / 6 (USA). We're celebrating the news with the official video for 'Giant Tortoise', check it out above. For a free download of the track, head on over to the band's website.
Read on for the album tracklist and cover art.
Pond have just unveiled the first track from their impending 2013 album Hobo Rocket, 'Giant Tortoise'.
Head to pondband.com, throw in your email and grab yourself a free download of the track.
It's been a big couple weeks for the Tame Impala boys. Last week saw 'Lonerism' nab the coveted J Award from triple j for Album of the Year. This week, NME gave it the top spot on their annual Top 50 Best Albums of the Year.
Last night, Pond took the Metro Theatre in Sydney by storm and jammed the night away with all their 'Beard, Wives, Denim' classics. Check out the gallery and experience the live show vicariously through it. All photos from Zoltan Blazer.
For those in Melbourne, the boys are closing their brief Aussie tour at The Corner Hotel on Sunday Night, tickets here.
Pond have got four big dates to rock your socks off this September, Australia. Starting in Perth on September 15th, the lads will then be throwing down the psych rock gauntlet in Sydney, Newcastle and Melbourne. Dates below.
We're giving away a double-pass to each show! Email firstname.lastname@example.org your name, the show you want tickets for and the kicker: out of Beards, Wives or Denim, which one could you not live without and why.
Pond, who NME dubbed 'Hottest Band in the World', release the official video for 'Moth Wings'. Filmed on an iPhone by the band themselves, the video is pure madness but also what could be the cultural Apex of Steve Jobs' corporate embodiment. Not their official stance by any stretch but time will tell.
The track is taken off their album 'Beard Wives Denim', out now on Modular.
From there they snake their way throughout the UK, Holland, Luxembourg, Germany and Belgium, including a free instore at Rough Trade East on Tuesday May 22.
Full dates below and track below.
From there they snake their way throughout the UK, Holland, Luxembourg, Germany and Belgium, including a free instore at Rough Trade East on Tuesday May 22. Full dates below.
Europeans, do not miss this if you know what's good for ya.
We're pleased to confirm Modular will be well represented at Splendour in the Grass this year.
Ladyhawke, Tame Impala, Beni, Canyons (DJ Set), Pond, Muscles, Wolfmother and Luke Million will be performing, alongside the likes of Jack White, Bloc Party, Azealia Banks, At The Drive In, Miike Snow and the Gossip.
The festival is returning to Byron Bay this coming 27 - 29 July. For the full line-up and ticket info, check the Splendour in the Grass website. Tickets go on-sale 9am Friday April 27.
Pond was born under a mulberry tree in Daglish, Western Australia, by Joseph Ryan, Nick Allbrook and Jay Watson. Under said mulberry tree they conceived the idea of an album of tropical psychedelic idiocy that they performed that night at a friends party in North Perth.