When you picture Miami you might imagine the hot white sand beaches, baller poolside events, set against a skyline of glass skyscrapers, or maybe it’s the inner city streets that flow to an unheard riddim, back dropped to vibrant color buildings, and kids just hanging out in the heavy humid air. A unique city with a blend of Caribbean cultures meets beach town USA, a place where you can feel the island energy pulsing through the city. It is this melting pot of diversity where the genre bending group, ¡MayDay!
This fall Strange Machines embark on their most ambitious tour to date. Following a summer of choice festival appearances, the quartet will play a string of dates in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic including a headlining hometown show in Boston September 29th before making their way west. In mid-October the band will make their Colorado debut, including a Pigeons Playing Ping Pong after-party in Boulder and a 2-night stint in Denver (as well as one more CO date still TBA 10/18).
Cries of "Jesus" shouted toward The Artisanals frontman Johnny Delaware as he took the stage correctly foreshadowed the tone for the night. With a steel wire dangling from his instrument’s headstock, he left no doubt in the San Francisco crowd's mind that he was a tenured advocate of the 11-string guitar. Barefoot and grounded to the stage he stood on, he let the band tease the audience before plugging his instrument into the loudspeaker.
Singer/songwriter Nahko has released the official music video for his latest single, “Goodnight Sun.” This is the fourth single from his debut solo album, My Name is Bear, following the release of “Dragonfly,” “Be Here Now,” and “Hamakua.” The video combines behind the scenes footage of Nahko on tour with Medicine For The People and clips from time spent with family and friends at home.
Attention Turkuaz Nation! On Friday, September 7, we will be performing and FILMING a very special concert at the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, PA. This evening with the band will feature TWO sets of Turkuaz including classic favorites, as well as new material! You do not want to miss this!