Founded in 2003, The Besnard Lakes is a Montreal-build band consisting of husband and wife Jace Lasek and Olga Goreas with Kevin Laing, Richard White, Robbie MacArthur and Sheenah Ko. The name of the project comes from a body of water in Saskatchewan which Jace and Olga make a point to visit yearly.
Not only are they announcing one album but two! November 13th The Golden Lion EP will be released and a couple months later on January 22nd the LP, A Coliseum Complex Museum, will be released both on Jagjaguwar (US record label) and Outside (Canadian record label).
To tease you and give you a taste of what’s in store, The Besnard Lakes released the title track single off of The Golden Lion EP:
You can pre-order the The Golden Lion EP on vinyl here or download it on iTunes AND can pre-order their upcoming LP on iTunes, Amazon, as a BUNDLE which includes the CD as well OR check to see if your local record store is carrying it. Chances are they’ll order it if you request! GO VINYL!
Featured image by George Ko, courtesy of Pitch Perfect PR.