Sat, 01 Dec | The Aardvark

The Kill Devil Hills

$15 Door Sales Only
The Kill Devil Hills

Time & Location

01 Dec 2018, 8:00 pm
The Aardvark, 47 South Terrace, Fremantle WA 6160, Australia

About The Event

On the back of the release of their new album “PINK FIT”, THE KILL DEVIL HILLS will be hitting the road for a few shows around WA. Catch them Saturday, December 1 at The Aardvark with special guests to be announced.

“PINK FIT” available on 12-inch vinyl through Bang! Records....

Western Australia is a strange part of the world, and so is its music. The birthplace of the Scientists, the Triffids, The Hoodoo Gurus, and later Tame Impala and the Drones, just to name a few. Squeezed between the vast textures of the Indian Ocean and the nearby desert, seasoned with the trashy ennui of a rising suburbia, shiny new 4WDs and meth labs abound....

The Kill Devil Hills arose from this dubious landscape in the early 2000s, and now almost 15 years into their existence, the band returns to Europe with a fresh new slab of musical meat, PINK FIT, a 32 minute, 6-track menagerie recorded over three days in January 2018. Loaded with the sonically twisted garage-swamp-blues for which the band is renowned, there are also more experimental delvings into new and stranger territories. All in all, it's a stunning snapshot of a band stretching itself further than ever before, bones snapping, skin taut....

***This is an 18+ licensed event. Valid photo ID is required for entry.