Video of the Day: Girlpool – Magnifying Glass

Short and sweet, today’s track from Philadelphia based guitar & vox duo Girlpool clocks in at just 40 seconds, but with its scattershot vocals and meandering guitar plucking, it leaves an impression that will last a great deal longer.  Perfectly accompanied by Craig Sheihing’s quirky quick cut video, it’s a quick glimpse into the wonderful and fragile world of the band’s debut album Before The World Was Big, out now on Wichita Records.

Before The World Was Big is our album of the week on Wednesday’s Joyzine Radio Show – tune in at http://www.croydonradio.com on Wednesday from 7-9pm to hear tracks from the LP.

Girlpool head out on tour around Europe in September, hitting the following venues & festivals:

September
4 – Bristol @ Exchange (w/ Quarterbacks)
5 – End Of The Road Festival, Dorset
8 – Manchester @ Deaf Institute (w/ Quarterbacks)
9 – Glasgow @ Broadcast (w/ Quarterbacks)
10 – Leeds @ Brudenell Social Club (w/ Quarterbacks)
11 – Birmingham @ Hare And Hounds (w/ Quarterbacks)
12 – Bestival, Isle of Wight
14 – Brighton @ The Hope (w/ Nai Harvest)
15 – London @ Scala (w/ Nai Harvest)
16 – Paris @ Point Ephemere (w/ Stephen Steinbrink)
18 – Cologne @ King Georg (w/ Stephen Steinbrink)
20 – Incubate Festival, Tilberg, Netherlands
21 – Berlin @ Monarch (w/ Stephen Steinbrink)
23 – Hamburg @ Reeperbahn Festival

girlpoolmusic.com / facebook.com/GIRLPOOOL

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