Flamingods

Live Act Tropical Psychedelic
Flamingods - Tropical Psychedelic Live Act in London

Flamingods Short Info

Flamingods have a forthcoming album due out on Soundway Records in May 2015.

Their debut album 'Sun' was released in 2013 though Art is Hard Records and was followed up by 'Hyperborea' in 2014 on Shapes Records.

“Not many bands these days can claim that they are truly unique… However if you walked in on a Flamingods live show or heard one of their recordings you’d be very quick to conclude how different they are to most bands filling the ones to watch columns” DIY

“Prepare to be bombarded by bliss.” The Guardian

“Eastern and African flavours sieved through psychedelic prisms of pulsating neon and flickering campfires, think Goat meets Tinariwen at Hawkwind’s BBQ” West Holts Stage, Glastonbury

“This kind of global-minded psychedelia, created by musicians living across the world from one another, could have only been made in 2014 - and yet Flamingods sound like nothing else right now.” Dazed & Confused

“We’re starting to think there’s not much Flamingods can do wrong these days” The Line of Best Fit

“The perfect combination for a spiked hookah ride into a dehydrated mirage of Middle Eastern afterlife” Noisey

“They are the masters of reinvention, co-opting indigenous instruments, freak folk and far-out psychedelia” PRS; M Magazine

“Flamingods are on something of a cultural quest that knows no rules” Loud & Quiet

“Mastering the art of appropriation, or creative plagiarism, is one thing, but to rework, reassemble and repackage as many reference points as Flamingods do, without watering any of them down, is a much rarer feat” Louder Than War

Flamingods have a forthcoming album due out on Soundway Records in May 2015.

Their debut album 'Sun' was released in 2013 though Art is Hard Records and was followed up by 'Hyperborea' in 2014 on Shapes Records.

“Not many bands these days can claim that they are truly unique… However if you walked in on a Flamingods live show or heard one of their recordings you’d be very quick to conclude how different they are to most bands filling the ones to watch columns” DIY

“Prepare to be bombarded by bliss.” The Guardian

“Eastern and African flavours sieved through psychedelic prisms of pulsating neon and flickering campfires, think Goat meets...

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Media

  • Video Flamingods - Sun (2013)
  • Sound Kinich Ahau
  • Media Hyperborea

Origin

  • London GB