SOAK Shares Cover Of Led Zeppelin’s ‘Immigrant Song’

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Debut Album Before We Forgot How To Dream  Is Out June 2nd Via Rough Trade

Led Zeppelin’s ‘Immigrant Song’ is an immortal archetype of rock music. It thunders, gallops, moans, and thrusts its way though, barreling everything out of its way. Then Nine Inch Nails mastermind Trent Reznor covered it with Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O, and a more sultry beast was born. The pace remained hi octane, but now it was sleeker, more dangerous.

Now, it is Derry’s Bridie Monds-Watson’s (aka SOAK) turn to take the track someone new. She uses the opportunity to craft a slow burning, moody, atmospheric number reminiscent of Depeche Mode at their most debauched.

Watch the video above, or listen to the track below:

Before We Forgot How To Dream artwork:

soak immigrant song cover

Before We Forgot How To Dream Tracklist:

1. My Brain
2. B a noBody
3. Blud
4. Wait
5. Sea Creatures
6. A Dream To Fly
7. 24 Windowed House
8. Garden
9. Shuvels
10. Hailstones Don’t Hurt
11. Reckless Behaviour
12. If Everyone Is Someone – No One Is Everyone
13. Oh Brother
14. Blind

Pre-order the LP:

Check out SOAK on tour:

May 31 Barcelona Primavera Sound Festival
June 4 London Bush Hall
June 5 Manchester Sacred Trinity
June 6 Glasgow Oran Mor
June 10 Belfast Empire Music Hall
June 11 Dublin Pepper Cannister
June 12 Galway Roisin Dubh
June 13 Cork Triskel Christchurch

SOAK US Tour Dates:

6 July – Los Angeles CA; The Echo
8 July – San Francisco CA; Swedish American Hall
10 July – Boston MA; Middle East Upstairs
11 July – Philadelphia PA; TBC
12 July – Washington DC; DC9
14 July – New York NY; Le Poisson Rouge

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