You can now preorder the new album by Northcote, led by Canadian singer-songwriter Matt Goud, entitled Hope Is Made Of Steel, out September 2015 via Xtra Mile Recordings in UK, EU and Australia.
You can also check out some live, acoustic sessions of new album tracks in the YouTube video series 'The Empty Frequency Sessions', which will include album anecdotes as well as unique performances .
The first in the series is 'You Could Never Let Me Down'. Watch it below.
For a bit of a musical insight into Matt and the album, head over to Spotify and listen to his weekly, curated playlist.
Following a year bulging with gigs — with over 160 performances in 2014/2015 — as well as a tour history that includes playing alongside The Gaslight Anthem on their North American tour, the ever-present Chuck Ragan in Europe, Dave Hause and Twin Forks, the album is enriched with live experience.
Recorded while moving between cities, 3000 miles apart, the album is surging with the energy of movement and the storytelling attached to travel. Read more in our album announcement news.
Hope Is Made Of Steel tracklisting:
1. This Is Our Time
2. Bitter End
3. Small Town Dreams
4. Hope Is Made Of Steel
5. Leaving Wyoming
6. You Could Never Let Me Down
8. Stronger Than You Know
9. Just Kids
10. Your Rock and Roll