Bristol five-pice Goan Dogs have released there fourth single this year titled Shut Up. With nearly 10 years on the scene, the band are showing no signs of slowing down.
Shut Up is a fetching and memorable three minutes and thirty seconds. The single is compiled of nostalgic and symphonic guitar paired with a funky drum back-beat. Lead vocalist Luke St Leger’s voice has an eerie haunting aspect, when paired with the experimental electronica it creates an almost ghostly aura.
Not only is the single undoubtedly catchy, the meaning behind the lyrics are of great importance. “Shut Up is about trying to silence the negative voices in your head-the ones that tell you you’re not good enough.” tell the band. The thought provoking lyrics make the release deeply relatable to pretty much everyone.
After taking their hiatus from the music scene, it is clear as day that Goan Dogs are back with an extensive amount of passion and are ready to impress.