Tower of Power Expands 56th Anniversary Tour to Europe, Announces New Lead Singer

Article Contributed by Ariel Rosemberg | Published on Tuesday, May 28, 2024

On the heels of a successful winter and spring 2024 tour, Bay Area funk and soul icons Tower of Power have announced a series of dates across Europe. The tour brings the band overseas for fifteen dates in eight countries.

“We love going overseas to play for our European fans, in cities we’ve visited for decades,” shared Emilio Castillo bandleader and founder of Tower of Power. “This tour is special in that we’re celebrating 56 years of being a band, joined now by our new lead singer Jordan John. We can’t wait to see you in November!”

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Multi-instrumentalist Jordan John joined Tower of Power in the spring of 2024. Jordan, having opened for Aretha Franklin, performed with Prince, David Foster and Wide Mouth Mason, brings his spectacular vocals and guitar playing into the Tower of Power mix. In addition to Jordan, the Tower line-up features Emilio Castillo (sax/MD), Doc Kupka (baritone sax), Tom Politzer (sax), Adolfo Acosta (trumpet), Dave Richards (trumpet), Jerry Cortez (guitar, Roger Smith (B3/keys) and Marc van Wageningen (bass).

The Tower of Power tour resumes in mid-June with a packed summer schedule, including a week abroad for five performances in Japan, a multi-night run at the Honolulu Blue Note and a performance with the Utah Symphony Orchestra in Park City, UT.

All current tour dates include:

June 12 - Grand Rapids, MI

June 14 - Cleveland Heights, OH

June 15 - St. Charles, IL

June 16 - Milwaukee, WI

June 18 - East Greenwich, RI

June 20 - Riverhead, NY

June 21 - Bethesda, MD

June 22 - Williamsburg, VA

June 24 - Camden, NJ

July 19 - 20 - Honolulu, HI

July 25 - Albany, OR

July 27 - Park City, UT w/the Utah Symphony

July 28 - Arvada, CO

Aug 4 - Yokohama, JP

Aug 6-8 - Minato City, JP

Aug 10-11 - Osaka, JP

Aug 24 - Felton, CA

Aug 25 - Napa, CA

Aug 30 - San Diego, CA

Aug 31 - Los Angeles, CA

Sept 1 - Dallas, TX

Oct 4 - Temecula, CA

Oct 30 - Stockholm, SE

Nov 1 - Goteborg, SE

Nov 2 - Copenhagen, DK

Nov 3 - Malmo, SE

Nov 4 - Oslo, NO

Nov 6 - Randers, DK

Nov 8 - Zurich, CH

Nov 9 - Paris, FR

Nov 11 - Tilburg, NE

Nov 12 - Leverkusen, DE

Nov 14 - Den Haag, NE

Nov 15 - Gent, BE

Nov 17 - Utrecht, NE

Nov 18 - Essen, DE

Nov 19 - Hamburg, DE

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