The Skinny: The new album by UK prog rock band KingBathmat is called Overcoming The Monster and it will be released on July 22nd. It will be released through Stereohead Records with worldwide distribution from Code 7. Overcoming The Monster follows up last years album Truth Button which received universal critical acclaim. The album’s first track “Sentinel” is now available to stream via the YouTube player below.
The 6 tracks on Overcoming The Monster deal with the themes of psychological obstacles (monsters of the mind) that are manufactured in our thoughts, both internally through our insecurities, externally by the outside influence of others and collectively through the mass media which uses fear as a tool to manipulate our perceptions. Overcoming The Monster addresses the need to ignore these clandestine forms of control and rise above the Illusory obstacles that are placed in our path in order to deliberately block opportunities that are accessible to everybody.
Overcoming The Monster Track Listing:
03. Overcoming The Monster
05. Reality Mining
06. Kubrick Moon