Melbourne, Australia’s goodbyemotel are pleased to release their highly anticipated new EP Wish Your Way, recorded by legendary producer Julian Medelsohn (Paul McCartney, Peter Gabriel, Jimmy Page, Petshop Boys) and available to fans for FREE from the band’s website www.goodbyemotel.com.
With an invitation to play CMJ in New York, the band are based in the US for the remainder of 2011 while touring the new EP and recording their sophomore album. College radio is already spinning tracks from the EP as the band continues its US growth.
The album plans have picked up speed with acclaimed artist Storm Thorgerson, the designer behind the stunning Pink Floyd album covers agreeing to create its artwork.
The attention in the US has continued to flow after the success of the band’s debut album in 2010.
Following the album’s release, US TV series Gossip Girl picked up ‘Last Flight of the Bat’ with the ensuing attention taking the song’s clip viral on YouTube and securing the band US management. goodbyemotel continued to get placement on US shows such as Covert Affairs and Suits, as well as in the new Australian feature film, Summer Coda. Award winning ‘Watching You’ was also featured in ‘End Child Slavery’ national TV and MTV campaigns.
‘Wish Your Way’ is out now through indie label Nice bike Records.
“It’s not too bold a statement to say goodbyemotel are one of the finest indie rock bands currently plying their trade.” – Inpress Magazine