Daily Archives: June 23, 2015

Leon Bridges-Coming On The Tonight Show

Leon Bridges’s debut album Coming Home is out now and he performed the title song on The Tonight Show last night. Bridges will be on tour until the end of the year.

Leon Bridges Tour Dates:

Jun 23 Bowery Ballroom – New York, NY*
Jun 24 Music Hall of Williamsburg – Brooklyn, NY*
Jun 26/27 Glastonbury – Somerset, United Kingdom
Jun 28 Rock Werchter – Rotselaar, Belgium
Jun 30 Stadtgarten – Cologne, Germany
Jul 01 Knust – Hamburg, Germany
Jul 03 Stavernfestivalen – Stavern, Norway
Jul 05 Temple at The Institute – Birmingham, United Kingdom*
Jul 08 King Tut’s – Glasgow, United Kingdom*
Jul 09 Deaf Institute – Manchester, United Kingdom*
Jul 12 Montreux Jazz Festival – Montreux, Switzerland
Jul 14 Rough Trade (In-Store) – London, United Kingdom
Jul 15 Thekla – Bristol, United Kingdom*
Jul 17 Longitude Festival – Rathfarnham, Ireland
Jul 18 Latitude Festival – Suffolk, United Kingdom
Jul 19 Citadel Festival – London, United Kingdom
Jul 31 Pickathon Music Fest – Happy Valley, OR
Aug 01 Pickathon Music Fest – Happy Valley, OR
Aug 02 Pickathon Music Fest – Happy Valley, OR
Aug 07 Outside Lands Festival – San Francisco, CA
Sep 04 Paradiso – Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sep 06 AB Box – Brussels, Belgium
Sep 08 Trabendo – Paris, France
Sep 09 Gibson – Frankfurt, Germany
Sep 11 Vega Jr – Copenhagen, Denmark
Sep 12 Debaser Medis – Stockholm, Sweden
Sep 14 Kesselhaus – Berlin, Germany
Sep 15 Technikum – Munich, Germany
Sep 16 Kaufleuten – Zurich, Switzerland
Sep 17 Magnolia – Milan, Italy
Sep 19 La Riviera – Madrid, Spain
Sep 20 Bikini – Barcelona, Spain
Sep 23 Albert Hall – Manchester, United Kingdom
Sep 24 O2 ABC – Glasgow, United Kingdom
Sep 25 Whelans – Dublin, Ireland
Sep 26 Anson Rooms – Bristol, United Kingdom
Sep 28/29 Shepherds Bush Empire – London, United Kingdom
Oct 02 Austin City Limits – Austin, TX
Oct 03 Austin City Limits – Austin, TX
Oct 04 Austin City Limits – Austin, TX
Oct 09 Austin City Limits – Austin, TX
Oct 10 Austin City Limits – Austin, TX
Oct 11 Austin City Limits – Austin, TX
Oct 12 Tipitina’s Uptown – New Orleans, LA✝
Oct 13 Marathon Music Works – Nashville, TN✝
Oct 14 Variety Playhouse – Atlanta, GA*✝
Oct 16 9:30 Club – Washington, DC*✝
Oct 17 Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA*✝
Oct 18 Royale – Boston, MA*✝
Oct 20 Apollo Theater – New York, NY*✝
Oct 21 Webster Hall – New York, NY✝
Oct 22 Corona Theatre – Montreal, Canada✝
Oct 23 Danforth Music Hall – Toronto, Canada*✝
Oct 24 Majestic Theatre – Detroit, MI✝
Oct 26 Newport Music Hall – Columbus, OH✝
Oct 27 The Vic – Chicago, IL*✝
Oct 28 First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN✝
Oct 30 Gothic Theatre – Englewood, CO✝
Nov 02 Neptune Theatre – Seattle, WA✝
Nov 03 Commodore Ballroom – Vancouver, Canada✝
Nov 06 Observatory North Park – San Diego, CA✝
Nov 09 The Fonda Theatre – Los Angeles, CA*✝
Nov 10 The Fonda Theatre – Los Angeles, CA*✝
Nov 13 House of Blues – Houston, TX
Nov 14 Majestic Theatre – Dallas, TX*
*sold out
✝ w/ Kali Uchis


Illa J-Universe

“Universe” is a new song from Illa J with ’80’s style R&B production from Vancouver’s Potatohead People. Illa J recently relocated to Montreal and is preparing for the release of his second album that is produced by Potatohead People and Kaytranada in October. His collaborations with Potatohead People started with last year’s “Never Left” and they already shared “Strippers” from the upcoming album in April. The self-titled project will be released on Bastard Jazz Recordings but you can get “Universe” now.


Dam-Funk-We Continue

Dam-Funk has completed the follow-up to 2013’s 7 Days Of Funk with Invite The Light coming out September 4th. “We Continue” is more of his original throwback funk that feels like perfect music for leisurely car drives.


Jidenna Interviewed By Complex

Jidenna is interviewed by Complex and he discusses who the “Classic Man” is and the song itself as well as his background as a teacher, activist and keen thrift-store shopper.


The Internet-Girl Featuring Kaytranada Official Video

The Internet is back with Ego Death which is their third album and “Girl” is the Kaytranada-produced second single. Lacey Duke directed the video of mostly space, green grass, the band and a pretty woman. Ego Death officially drops on June 29th.