Yesterday witnessed the first day of the first ever North Beach Music Festival, taking place at North Beach Bandshell in Miami, Florida. The day saw performances from some local acts like The Heavy Pets, and then later on saw headlining sets from the likes of The Motet, Karina Rykman, and Pigeons Playing Ping Pong.
With just one month to go, North Beach Music Festival has shared yet another special collaboration. Today, the North Beach Music Festival is pleased to announce that Jennifer Hartswick, Shira Elias & String Cheese Incident's Jason Hann will join The Motet for a special collaborative set. Tickets are on sale now.
I drove down to Live Oak, Florida the Thursday before last with a close friend, for what was their third Hulaween experience and my very first one. My friend cautioned me at one point: “I wouldn’t tell people this is your first Hulaween.” That made sense at the time, considering much of Hulaween’s attendance were probably loyal returning patrons, who were in the know about what this place and weekend are like (and there’s something to be said for that). But now looking back, I think: why not?
Turkuaz's two-night "Halloween Festivity Nightmare" hometown run at New York City's Webster Hall, the funk nonet has released its first single of 2021, the funky, fright-filled track, "Shakin' In My Sheets." The back-to-back nights at the newly renovated venue promise spooky surprises, including the live debut of the new track and plenty of unreleased material.
Listen to "Shakin' In My Sheets" everywhere now: orcd.co/shakininmysheets.
After COVID-19 derailed live music for over a year, Turkuaz is thrilled to announce their safe, triumphant return to the road with a 2021 fall tour across the U.S. Special guests Thumpasaurus will offer support on many of the dates.
Artist presale tickets are on sale now, and the general on-sale begins Friday, July 30th at 10:00 AM local time via the band's website: turkuazband.com/tour.
To ring in 2022, Turkuaz is pleased to announce the return of their annual Ball Drop bash, this time for back-to-back nights at Infinity Hall in Hartford, CT on December 30th & December 31st, 2021. Artist pre-sale & VIP tickets for this year's Ball Drop double header are on sale now, and the general on-sale begins Friday, July 23rd at 10am EST via the band's website: turkuazband.com/tour.
Today, Robert Walter shares "Or Else" and "Franklin" (listen/share), the first two songs from his 'Better Feathers' series, in which the acclaimed keyboardist rolls out six new "digital 45s" via Royal Potato Family. Each release will feature two singles for a total of 12 tracks to be issued from now through October.
Turkuaz just announced THREE NIGHTS in Miami Beach, FL at North Beach Bandshell on May 27, 28, & 29!
Come rage outside safely this Memorial Day Weekend in COVID-compliant, socially distanced pods. Limited presale tickets are on sale NOW ahead of the general public on sale this Friday, April 2 at 12pm ET.
Turkuaz Releases Remain in Light Virtual Bonnaroo Livestream Performance Ft. Talking Heads' Jerry Harrison & Adrian Belew
For the first time since its original airing in September 2020, Turkuaz is treating fans to the complete Remain in Light set filmed remotely for Bonnaroo's virtual livestream ROO-ALITY, featuring legendary Talking Heads musicians Jerry Harrison and Adrian Belew, with percussion from Yahuba Garcia-Torres.
Watch the four-song set here: youtu.be/OhxUiCTG0wA
In a rare departure from their usual sound, nine-piece funk band Turkuaz deconstructed six songs from their catalog for a live acoustic EP, recorded at Sugarshack Sessions in Miami, Florida. The EP boasts six Turkuaz tracks cast in a whole new light, including fan-favorites like "European Festivity Nightmare" and "Life In The City," plus the classic "Tiptoe Through the Crypto" and deep cut "Desert Island."