Chicago-based MY GOLD MASK are set to perform live in concert during their “Anxious Utopia” Vinyl Record Release Party at the Empty Bottle, 1035 North Western Avenue, Chicago, IL 60622, on Friday, December 9th, 2016. Showtime is 9:00pm. MY GOLD MASK is supporting their latest release entitled, “Anxious Utopia“. “We’ll be playing songs from “Anxious Utopia” of course and we have a brand new song that we’ve never played in front of anybody,” states Jack Armondo, guitars/synth/vocals and co-founder of MY GOLD MASK. Opening acts are New Canyons, Wingtips, and DJ Philly Peroxide. Tickets are available through Ticketweb here.
“Connect” by MY GOLD MASK
Purveyors of an incredibly powerful and immensely creative brand of music that is uniquely their own, MY GOLD MASK pummels not only one’s inner soul with percussive beats, blistering guitar riffs, opulent keyboard/synth pads and stabs, and vocals that could only be described as a sticky sweetness, luscious, and so delicious, but also offers a mesmerizing sound that penetrates deep into the mind bringing about a complete and dramatic release of aural excitement. Like a painter creating a masterpiece with brushstrokes upon a canvas, so to MY GOLD MASK constructs songs which showcases their complete dedication to and passion for their craft. They hold a genuine love of music.
“I was able to say everything that I wanted to say,” explains MY GOLD MASK lead vocalist/drummer and co-founder Gretta Rochelle, of their latest album “Anxious Utopia” (released March 4th, 2016). “I feel like we were able to communicate sonically what we were trying to get across. It is truly my most precious release that we’ve done so far.”
“Dissipate” by MY GOLD MASK
The vinyl version will be available for purchase at the Empty Bottle Friday night. “We finally have our vinyl version of “Anxious Utopia“, Jack ecstatically reveals. “It’s a beautiful, beautiful record. We’re both proud of our release.” adds Gretta excitedly.
The current band lineup consists of Gretta Rochelle, Jack Armondo, and James Andrew (programming/synth/drums). Previous works by MY GOLD MASK include their debut self-titled, “My Gold Mask” (released April 17th, 2009″, followed by “A Thousand Voices” EP (released January 9th, 2010), “A Million Miles (From Where We Were Last)” EP (released October 13th, 2010), “Leave Me Midnight” (released February 19th, 2013) and now, “Anxious Utopia“.
“It’s guaranteed to be a beautifully dark and moody evening” promises Gretta. Jack affirms emphatically, “It will be a FUN, dark, and moody evening!”
Don’t miss MY GOLD MASK in concert on Friday, December 9th, 2016, at the Empty Bottle in Chicago.
“Battles” by MY GOLD MASK
Friday, December 9th, 2016
The Empty Bottle presents
MY GOLD MASK
DJ Philly Peroxide
The Empty Bottle
1035 North Western Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
Showtime is 9:00pm
This event is 21 and over.