19 Mar 2019

Introducing Mamuthones 'A Place In The World' EP

We are delighted to reveal that the Kraut-Disco Post Punk band Mamuthones have a new 4 track Digital EP 'A Place In The World' due out on April 5th.

Visit Rumore Magazine to watch the video from the lead track 'A Place In The World' here: Rumore

Pre-order: Bandcamp / Stream

The Press Release:

The vibrant reinvention that Mamuthones have undergone, from Italian Occult Psychedelia to Kraut-Disco Post Punk, is no more evident than on their new track ‘A Place In The World’.

Recorded around the same time as their electric mischief ‘Fear On The Corner’ album from 2018, the track creates a kaleidoscopic vortex of groove-based cerebral punk invention, in the direction of distinctly New York-based headspace where a realm of mirrorballs and black-clad basements share infectious hooks.

The band having originally taken their name from the death-masks used in rituals in their native Sardinia, now find themselves transcending their roots and undergoing a
metamorphosis from mystical and ceremonial realms into a direct connection with the everyday, the personal and the political. Like self-induced neurosis ‘A Place in the World’ is
the end of the party that began with ‘Fear on the Corner’ where there is nothing left to fear.

Mamuthones are patient; Mamuthones are benign; they envy nothing; they are never distracted; never puffed up; they have neither aspirations nor seek not their own; they are
even-tempered; and think not evil; they mock not iniquity; they are enraptured with scientific truth; they support everything; and believe everything; have faith in everything and uphold everything.

So at least if Mamuthones can’t find their ‘Place In The World’ they can exorcise their percussive needs, frenzy another guitar solo, embrace even more demented synthesizers all into a CAN like soup as a vitriolic No-Wave beast where Chrome share sonic invention with LCD Soundsystem.

This 4 track EP, features a deranged alternative take of the title track, where the band truly unhinge their sound. Then we have 2 remix tracks by Italian DJ and producer Lucretio a.k.a.
Domenico Cipriani. The first takes us into a more minimal mantric beat driven kinetic excursion, the second a bleak tapestry soundscape, transcending into a demonic conclusion.

Now ask yourself, which is your place in the world?


Mamuthones tour dates are: 

28 March / Spazio Astra / Foligno
29 March / Camelot 3.0 / Prato
30 March / La Fine / Roma
31 March / Freak Out / Bologna
10 May / Santeria / Milan (w / ZU)
18 May / Gnoomes Fest / Perm (Russia) (w / Gnoomes & Gum Takes Tooth)
12 July / Subcult Fest / Padova

Vinyl copies of the 2018 album 'Fear On The Corner' are still available here, CD's have long since sold out: Bandcamp