In their absence over the last couple of years, Girl Band’s reputation has only grown and grown. Much of that stemmed from uncertainty. Would we ever see them perform again? Would new music ever see the light of day? The afternoon of May 13th brought an answer. The Dara Kiely-fronted quartet – who, in such a short period of time, proved one of the most influential Irish guitar bands since My Bloody Valentine – would return with a new single, ‘Shoulderblades’. Sure enough, hyperspace near caved in on itself. Girl Band were back. Released today, it is, in no uncertain terms, a…
After a long time away, one of the country’s very best bands, Girl Band, will return with a new single next month. The Dara Kiely-fronted four-piece will release ‘Shoulderblades’ digitally on June 6 via Rough Trade and as a 12″ single, limited 750 copies with an etching on the b-side, on June 7. Pre-order it here now.