Black Mountain Army Prepare Debut, Tour

Published: 2005-01-04
Vancouver art-scene stalwarts the Black Mountain Army are preparing for the release of their debut album 'Black Mountain'. The quintet feature 8-tracks in this protest album, and it is set for release on January 18th, through Jagjaguwar Records.

The track-listing of Black Mountain's self-titled debut:

'Modern Music'
'Don't Run Our Hearts Around'
'No Satisfaction'
'Set Us Free'
'No Hits'
'Heart of Snow'
'Faulty Times'

To celebrate the release of their debut album, Black Mountain has a few shows scheduled for the West Coast. Two of these performances will be happening in Canada, while the other two will happen a bit further south. The quartet's first show following the release of their LP will be on January 27th in Vancouver, with a Victoria show happening the day after.

Citing old school influences like Black Sabbath, The Velvet Underground, Led Zeppelin, and Can, Black Mountain create good ol' fashioned rock'n'roll with a dark edge. To download two track's from the band's forthcoming release ('Druganaut' and 'Heart of Snow'), go to the band's official web site at:

A West Coast collective comparable to Ontario's Broken Social Scene, the Black Mountain Army is an umbrella for many Vancouver artists. The members of the band Black Mountain are also former and current members of other acts like The Pink Mountaintops and Jerk With A Bomb, among others.

Black Mountain's upcoming dates:

January 27 Vancouver, BC - Richard's On Richards
January 28 Victoria, BC - Lucky Bar

Writer: Jaclyn Arndt



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