[Cover photo credit to Clay Patrick McBride]
Ghost of Vroom, comprised of veteran singer-songwriter Mike Doughty (Soul Coughing), bassist Andrew “Scrap” Livingston, and drummer Madden Klass have shared their new summer single, “Still Getting It Done,” alongside an official music video directed by experimental video creator William Schalda Jr. aka SWIVS. “Still Getting It Done” heralds the upcoming release of Ghost of Vroom’s new album, Ghost of Vroom 3, arriving via Mod y Vi Records on Friday, September 1, 2023.
The new album was Produced by longtime collaborator Mario Caldato Jr. (Beastie Boys, Beck, Jack Johnson), and an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the “Making of Ghost of Vroom 3” is streaming now on YouTube.
Ghost of Vroom, who last year performed multi-week improvised music residencies in Brooklyn and Los Angeles, creating a completely unique show with each and every set, will celebrate the new album with their most wide-ranging US tour schedule thus far.
Known for his diverse work as solo artist and former Soul Coughing frontman, Mike Doughty has released 11 albums in the 21st Century. 2015 also saw Doughty’s biblical oratorio, Revelation, staged by WNYC at The Greene Space in New York City. Doughty is the author of two memoirs published by Hachette Books, 2012’s The Book of Drugs and I Die Each Time I Hear The Sound.