GOD IS AN ASTRONAUT
15TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
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Irish instrumental post-rock legends God is an Astronaut will play the Button Factory on Saturday 11th of Nov, tickets on sale from Monday 12 June from Whelanslive.com
God Is an Astronaut is an Irish post-rock band from the County Wicklow, formed in 2002 by Niels and Torsten Kinsella. Their style employs elements of electronic music, krautrock, and space rock, reminiscent of Tangerine Dream.
On March 20th 2015 “God Is An Astronaut” announced details of their 8th album to coincide with the Solar Eclipse across Europe. “Helios | Erebus” will be the bands heaviest release yet, capturing fully the bands intensity live while retaining the dark ambient passages the band are known for.
The album concept is Light vs. Dark and there are many palettes of both to be found on this 8 track album. The album was released on June 21st the longest day of the year to continue the theme of Light vs. Dark.
€25 tickets available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-8pm M-F, 4-8pm Sat)
– 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.
Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.
AFTER THE GIG
Free into Whelan’s Indie Club with your GIAA ticket stub/stamp. Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos