Mount Moriah w/ Jake Xerxes Fussel

Mount Moriah w/ Jake Xerxes Fussel

Tuesday, November 15

Dan Smalls Presents Mount Moriah live in the 9th Ward with Jake Xerxes Fussel

Tickets: $12 advance / $15 day of show at Ticketweb, Babeville Box Office (M-F 11a-5p) or charge by phone 866-777-8932

7pm Doors 8pm Show

Mount Moriah released How to Dance, their third full-length record, on February 26.

Their first single is “Cardinal Cross”, the cardinal grand cross is one of the most difficult astrological alignments to achieve, and the Greek mythological figure Chiron represents wisdom and healing. The song “Cardinal Cross” illustrates these elements both lyrically and sonically, introducing us to the album with furious energy and clarity of vision. The addition of horns heightens the drama as the guitars swirl and Heather McEntires voice seems to summon what she seeks. Listen to and share the track now.

The North Carolina-based band Mount Moriah composed of McEntire (lead vocals, guitar), Jenks Miller (lead guitar, keys), and Casey Toll (bass, keys)-seem insistent to grow. If Mount Moriahs self-titled debut showed them standing with sea legs, determined to dream their way free from the dark crevices and corners of alt-country’s stiff template; and if Miracle Temple, their second album, called that darkness by its Southern name and met it with fire; then their latest collection of songs, How to Dance, is a devotion to the cosmic light itself: moving towards it, moving into it, becoming it. Mount Moriah’s third full-length sees them stretching further to explore their collective interest in the intangible fringes of fate and synchronicity. With How to Dance, the band presents new themes of symbolism, mysticism, alchemy, universality, sacred geometry. There is color, confidence, self-direction, joy. There is also darkness, but only to show you how it found its light.

Mount Moriah just announced their new tour dates and Babeville’s 9th Ward is on their list.

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Date(s) - 11/15/2016
8:00 pm

341 Delaware Avenue
New York
United States