A New Release from Calling All Astronauts: What’s So Good About?

photograph by Neil McCarty

London based, politically charged, alternative rock three-piece, Calling All Astronauts, will release their third single “What’s So Good About?” on December 22012. Despite being totally DIY they have been creating quite a stir. So far, in their brief career they have opened for A Place To Bury Strangers, Roger Daltrey, Pop Will Eat Itself and Echo and The Bunnymen, as well as selling out Alan Magee’s “Death2Disco” in their own right. Calling All Astronauts has already been confirmed for major festivals in 2013. Their two previous singles, “Someone Like You” and “Winter Of Discontent” received plays on countless radio stations worldwide including BBC6 Music, RTE, Q Radio and Amazing Radio, which has seen them joining far more established acts by remaining on rotation on many alternative rock stations. Fourculture featured Calling All Astronauts in its launch issue: check out the feature here.

 

The tracklist for What’s So Good About?:

1.   What’s So Good About? (Single version) – An anarchic techno punk anthem, that highlights how a greed orientated society has become blinkered to those less fortunate through it’s obsession with fame and consumerism

2.   What’s So Good About? (Echoboy Bounce Remix) – Echoboy Bounce brings CAA to the dancefloor with a full on EDM mix that proves that dance can rock

3.   What’s So Good About? (Echoboy Bounce Remix – Radio edit)

To celebrate the release of “What’s So Good About?” Calling All Astronauts will play Mother Live, London, on December 7th, with the legendary Sigue Sigue Sputnik for guestlist please contact info@supersonic-media.co.uk

For more information on the band, visit their website: www.callingallastronauts.com

 

 

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