stream ‘okay’ from holy ghost!


NYC’s Holy Ghost, heir apparent to the DFA crown, will release sophomore album Dynamics next month. It’s already been a big year for the synthpop acolytes, opening for their muse, New Order, on a string of US dates.

Today, Rolling Stone debuted the opening track from Dynamics, the slickly soulful “Okay”. It starts off a bit like OMD and busts out the Peter Hook bass for the big finale:

Proof that sometimes a song’s working title ends up on the album, “Dumb Disco Ideas” — another preview of Dynamics — is a floor filler in the cowbell wielding mold of James Murphy:

If you’re liking where this is headed, check out non-album track “Teenagers In Heat” with its ingenious homemade lyric video… and download it free, too:

Can’t wait for this one. Catch Holy Ghost on tour and pick up Dynamics September 10 on DFA.

Dynamics tracklist:

  1. Okay
  2. Dumb Disco Ideas
  3. Changing of the Guard
  4. Dance a Little Closer
  5. It Must Be the Weather
  6. For Edgar
  7. I Wanna Be Your Hand
  8. Bridge and Tunnel
  9. Don’t Look Down
  10. In the Red
  11. Cheap Shots

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