Contact Us

Somos release new album early for one week only; proceeds go to guitarist’s funeral expenses

Somos

This weekend brought the very sad and shocking news that Somos guitarist Phil Haggerty passed away at age 28 ahead of the band’s plans to release their third album on Tiny Engines this fall. Due to the unexpected events, the band have now given an early release to their new album, Prison On A Hill, for just this week, and all proceeds will go to Phil’s family for funeral expenses. The album was recorded with former Defeater member Jay Maas, and you can download it $5 or more at Bandcamp. One song, “Dreamless,” is streaming below. The album’s great and clearly sees Somos covering some new ground, and this is a chance to hear some good music and donate to a good cause in the process.

“[Phil] poured his heart and soul into this record, and was so proud of what we made together. Give it a spin for Phil,” the band wrote. Tiny Engines added, “This record is great and I know Phil was so proud of it. I think people will love it and I wish he could see the joy I know it will bring to so many. Pick it up if you can.”

The album officially comes out October 11 via Tiny Engines.

Tracklist
1. The Granite Face 03:28
2. Farewell To Exile 04:23
3. Untraceable Past 02:58
4. Iron Heel 04:11
5. Mediterranean 04:00
6. Absent and Lost 03:37
7. Ammunition 02:43
8. Young Believers 04:28
9. Temporary Hope 03:18
10. My Way To You 05:27
11. New Blood 03:47
12. Dreamless 04:05

Check It Out

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://www.brooklynvegan.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BrooklynVegan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!