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When I wrote up “Swollen And Halo” and talked up Baroness’ Blue Record, I told you to keep watch for the Joshua Green-directed video for another standout, “A Horse Called Golgotha.” It’s here and it’s suitably intense considering the Golgotha reference/Calvary pun. The clip features a bald, bloodied, and muscular savior/modern dancer involved in various tasks/tests that make him want to lift his arms in the air and/or scream: The sun rises and eclipses on the back of his head, he vomits black tarry bloody, he’s reborn via a trip to a psychedelic interlude, etc.

Blue Record is out via Relapse. They’re on tour soon:

11/18 – Washington, DC @ Rock and Roll Hotel #
11/19 – Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church #
11/20 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom #
11/21 – Cambridge, MA @ Middle East #
11/22 – Buffalo, NY @ The Traif #
11/24 – Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick #
11/25 – Chicago, IL @ Reggie’s Rock Club #
11/27 – Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock #
11/28 – Kansas City, MO @ The Riot Room #
11/29 – Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater %
11/30 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Club Vegas %
12/02 – San Francisco, CA @ Bottom Of The Hill &
12/03 – Hollywood, CA @ Troubadour &
12/04 – San Diego, CA @ The Casbah &
12/05 – Tempe, AZ @ The Clubhouse &
12/07 – Austin, TX @ Emo’s !
12/08 – Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live !
12/09 – New Orleans, LA @ One Eyed Jacks !
12/10 – Orlando, FL @ The Social ^^
12/11 – Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade $

# w/ Earthless, US Christmas
% w/ Earthless, GAZA
& w/ Earthless, Iron Age
! w/ Iron Age, Dark Castle
^^ w/ Torche
$ w/ Torche, Pig Destroyer, Iron Age

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  1. JeremiahtheFrog  |   Posted on Nov 9th, 2009 0

    Holy shit, that was nuts! Beautiful song and video, even if i’m not too sure what is going on

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