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Out On A Limb Records presents

Saturday 9th February

REST [ALBUM LAUNCH]

Out On A Limb Records presents

REST

‘I Hold the Wolf’ Album Launch

Special guests

WIZARDS OF FIRETOP MOUNTAIN, ILENKUS & GUILTY OPTICS REFRACTION

8 ’til late – Rest on 11:30pm

{If you plan on arriving after 10:30pm you’ll need to leave your name on the facebook event page so that you don’t have to pay into the Whelan’s club}

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Rest: I Hold The Wolf (Out On A Limb Records)

Cork’s instrumental prog-rockers Rest are back with a new LP, I Hold The Wolf, their first since 2004’s debut album Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame.

Comprising eight songs and 56 minutes of music, I Hold The Wolf has been six years in the making. The album, which will be available in both digital form as well as double heavyweight vinyl, was recorded at Data Studios, Kerry, mastered by James Plotkin, and will be released on the bands’ long-standing (and very patient) label Out On A Limb Records.

Just as 2007’s Operation: Impending Doom EP represented a marked departure from the sound of their debut record, I Hold The Wolf again finds the band moving their sound forward in new directions.

I Hold The Wolf is a mutant hybrid of intricate technical riffs, classic-rock influenced guitar harmonies, frenetic and propulsive drums, doomed out psych rock, uplifting Yes-style prog passages, analogue synth sounds, Sabbaths’ pummeling down-tuned grooves and Black Metals corrosive, relentless and hypnotic crescendos.

Just don’t call it post-rock!

TICKETS

€8 available online from WAV Tickets [Lo-Call 1890 200 078] (50c per ticket service charge applies on phone or creditcard bookings)

AFTER THE GIG

Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm

  • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
  • Doors: 8pm til late
  • Tickets: €8