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Format: CD
Label: ABCA
Rel. Date: 03/12/2021
UPC: 602435410692

Hestia
Artist: Rumjacks
Format: CD

DISC: 1

1. Naysayers
2. Bullhead
3. Hestia
4. Through These Iron Sights
5. Sainted Millions
6. Tell Me What Happened
7. Rhythm of Her Name
8. Golden Death
9. Lizzie Borden
10. Light in My Shadow
11. Wonderust
12. Athens to the North
13. Motion
14. Goodnight ; Make Mends

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Hestia, the fifth and most recent studio album from The Rumjacks, marks a new era for the band. Hestia takes the energy of traditional folk music, lights it on fire, then sprinkles it with ash. Dark, gritty, and historically aware, this is music grounded in the character of the Rebel. When writing Hestia (named after the Greek goddess of home and hearth), bandmembers Mike Rivkees (vocals), Johnny McKelvey (bass), Gabe Whitbourne (guitar), Adam Kenny (bouzouki/mandolin), and Pietro Della Sala (drums) apply their diverse American, Australian, Italian, and Irish perspectives to create a new, globalized iteration of the Celtic punk legacy dating back to the Pogues, with the punk, ska, and hard rock sounds pulsing through their veins.For twelve years, the Rumjacks have written songs that you cannot help but start singing by the second chorus, even if you have never heard them before. In this short career, they have released four acclaimed studio albums and two live albums that capture their most renowned asset: their electric energy onstage. That organic energy has garnered them a far-reaching fanbase. The band's breakthrough hit, "Irish Pub Song" (2011), a tongue-in-cheek jaunt about all the Irish pubs in the world, has over sixty-five million views on YouTube.