Detroit Up beat Jazz and funk band NOMO have announced a US tour to promote their new album ‘New Tones’, which hits shelves in May.
Up beat Jazz and funk band NOMO (Not to be mistaken for breaks producers MOMU) have their feet firmly planted in the fertile soil of African polyrhythm and American free jazz. The Detroit 8 member group (Erik Hall, Olman Piedra, Dan Piccolo, Dan Bennett, Jamie Register, Justin Walter, Ingrid Racine, Elliot Bergman) have announced a US tour to promote their new album ‘New Tones’, which hits shelves in May.
NOMO - New Tones – Tracklisting
1. Nu Tones
2. Hand and Mouth
3. Fourth Ward
5. New Song
7. We Do We Go
8. One To One
9. If You Want
10. Book of Right On
Joining the group on tour is detroit producer Warren Defever (His Name Is Alive) who was charged with capturing the band’s live energy, and he shaped the sounds for maximum impact.
NOMU start touring in April, with Warren joining the tour in Cambridge, MA on May 15th.
NOMO U.S. Tour Dates
FRI 04/28: Bowling Green, OH @ Howard's Club H
TUE 05/09: Lansing, MI @ Mac's Bar
WED 05/10: Grand Rapids, MI @ Calvin College Fine Arts Center
THU 05/11: Kalamazoo, MI @ Rocket Star Cafe
FRI 05/12: Chicago, IL @ Sonotheque
SAT 05/13: Ann Arbor, MI @ Blind Pig
*His Name Is Alive joins tour
MON 05/15: Cambridge, MA @ T.T. The Bear's
TUE 05/16: New York, NY @ The Mercury Lounge
WED 05/17: Hoboken, NJ @ Maxwell's
THU 05/18: Pittsburgh, PA @ Garfield Artworks
FRI 05/19: Philadelphia, PA @ World Cafe Live
SAT 05/20: Baltimore, MD @ Gspot
MON 05/22: Chapel Hill, NC @ Local 506
THU 05/25: New Orleans, LA @ The Republic
SAT 05/27: Dallas, TX @ The Cavern
TUE 05/30: San Diego, CA @ The Casbah
WED 05/31: Los Angeles, CA @ Spaceland
THU 06/01: San Francisco, CA @ Bottom Of The Hill
SUN 06/04: Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
New Tones is out through Ubiquity records on May 9th.