Los Angeles based instrumental doom metal / stoner rock / post-rock group GOLIATHAN, the first signing on Metal Assault Records, released their new album, Albion, on CD and all digital platforms, today, November 16.
The Obelisk premiered the full album stream, along with an in-depth review. Blank TV revealed a behind-the-scenes video documenting the recording of the track “Vaalbara”. The title track was unveiled by CVLT Nation, along with lavish praise of the album.
Listen to Albion using the Bandcamp player below:
Albion is available for pre-order via the Metal Assault web store.
What the press is saying about Albion:
“… an exciting blend of doom, stoner rock, and post-rock elements, masterfully put into a musical story telling form” – CVLT Nation
“… a pretty efficient in-and-out listening experience, tracked live but with a steadiness to its execution that speaks to a burgeoning level of patience in their craft.” – The Obelisk
” This phenomenal foursome of talented musicians is on a whole other plane of creativity. Just one experience of these compositions will awaken your senses with their emotively vibrant traits.” – Riff Relevant
“… a majestic EP that will impress the Post-Rock/Post-Metal crowd looking for their next heavy musical fix.” – Outlaws Of The Sun
“… a composition of grand scale, vision, and dedication” – Eternal Muse Of Music
“Recorded live and full of doom ferocity… [Goliathan] bring their personalities together to create synergy and to channel aggression into art.” – Sean Beavan (NIN, Marilyn Manson, Slayer), who mixed Albion
Goliathan is confirmed for three headlining live performances in Los Angeles, Long Beach and Fullerton, coinciding with and surrounding the release date. In these shows, the band will be playing 60-minute sets and each show will feature two hand-picked support acts.
Goliathan Albion record release shows:
11.16.18 – Los Angeles, CA @ 5 Star Bar (w/ The Rare Breed & Garbeast)
11.17.18 – Long Beach, CA @ Que Sera (w/ Mountain Tamer & Aura)
11.19.18 – Fullerton, CA @ Slidebar (w/ Fortress of Empyrean & Alizarin)