Girls Names Reveals Cover Of Brian Eno Track, Third Uncle

Belfast four-piece Girls Names have shared their cover of Brian Eno’s Third Uncle taken from their new EP titled The Next Life. The EP, which is to be released on 28 October through Tough Love/Slumberland, features the Brian Eno cover and two other remixes by David Holmes and Factory Floor. The Next Life is available to pre-order now through the Tough Love store.

Girls Names released their critically acclaimed second album, The New Life, in February marking a new direction for the band. That directional shift is emphasised even further by The Next Life.

Girls Names

Girls Names

Third Uncle is the first recorded Girls Names track to feature new drummer Gib Cassidy and offers a telling glimpse at what creative steps the band may take next. There’s an identity and construction reminiscent of Joy Division with vocals of a Jarvis Cocker style. This band is probably worth seeing live and their value is clearly recognised with tour dates alongside The Cult.

You can catch Girls Names live on the following dates:
23 Oct – Night & Day, Manchester
24 Oct – Bungalows and Bears, Sheffield – free show
25 Oct – Epic TV, Norwich
26 Oct – Nice & Sleazy, Glasgow
27 Oct – Think Tank, Newcastle
29 Oct – Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
30 Oct – Start The Bus, Bristol
31 Oct – Roundhouse, London w/ The Cult
01 Nov – Roundhouse, London w/ The Cult
02 Nov – The Green Door Store, Brighton

By Kate Dexter

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