GOATWHORE Cover Motörhead’s “(Don’t Need) Religion” for Decibel Magazine’s December Issue Flexi Disc Series
Back in early September NOLA’s sons of American no-frills black metal meets death and roll, GOATWHORE, entered The Riff Room (New Orleans) with Stephen Berrigan to record a cover of Motörhead’s (Don’t Need)Religion for Decibel Magazine’s Flexi Series – only available to subscribers.
If you don’t have a subscription, you can head over to Decibel Magazine’s site HERE as there will be a few copies of the issue in the Webstore that will contain the flexi. These copies are super-limited, and once they’re gone, they’re gone for good.
Recorded at: The Riff Room – New Orleans, LA with Stephen Berrigan 09/05/2011 – 09/06/2011 Mixed and Mastered by: Brian Elliott at Mana Recording Studios – St. Petersburg, FL
GOATWHORE experienced a meteoric rise in 2010. Their song Apocalyptic Havoc appeared on the soundtrack for Splatterhouse, a video game released for Xbox 360 and PS3 by Namco Bandai, the video for the same song was used in an episode of Last Call with Carson Daly, they toured as part of Ozzfest 2010, and they also toured with Watain, The Black Dahlia Murder and more. Carving Out the Eyes of God, released at the tail end of 2009, was met with praise from fans and critics alike and hailed as one of the best metal albums of the year. Carving Out the Eyes of God broke the Billboard Top 200 chart coming in at #190! In addition to hitting the Top 200 Chart, Carving Out the Eyes of God also debuted on the Billboard Hard Music chart at #33, the Billboard Top New Artist (Heatseekers) Albums chart at #16, and the Billboard Top Independent Albums chart at #34. GOATWHORE also carved out a spot for themselves on Canada’s charts coming in at #48 on Independent chart and #79 on the Hard Chart.
Catch GOATWHORE live on the Exhumed tour presented by Hails and Horns, MetalSucks and MetalInjection. Support on the tour comes from Cephalic Carnage and Havok.
11/08 Worcester, MA Palladium
11/09 Brooklyn, NY Europa
11/10 Trenton, NJ Championship
11/11 Wilmington, DE Mojo 13
11/12 Baltimore, MD Sonar
11/13 Charlotte, NC The Casbah at Tremont Music Hall
11/14 Atlanta, GA Masquerade
11/15 Tampa, FL Brass Mug
11/16 Tallahassee, FL Engine Room
11/17 New Orleans, LA Siberia
11/18 San Antonio, TX Korova / “Goregrowler’s Ball” w/ Suffocation
11/19 Lafayette, LA Grant Street Dancehall
Ben Falgoust – vocals
Sammy Duet – guitar
James Harvey – bass
Zack Simmons – drums