New Mastersounds ‘Plug & Play’ at Tahoe Biltmore
March 11, 2009
The New Mastersounds’ tour in support of their new album, “Plug & Play,” will stop Saturday, March 14, at Tahoe Biltmore in Crystal Bay.
The English funk band released its new album March 3 on One Note Records/Fontana and began its tour in San Diego. The tour will cover 15 cities ” including Crystal Bay ” before wrapping up at the Gothic Theater in Denver.
The New Mastersounds feature Hammond organist Joe Tatton, Pete Shand on bass and drummer Simon Allen behind guitarist Eddie Roberts. “Plug & Play” features Roberts’ production on forays into subgenres such as psychedelic afro-funk and soul jazz as well as vocals by Dionne Charles.
The opener for Saturday’s show is the roots reggae outfit Giant Panda Guerrilla Dub Squad.
Tickets for the show are $17 in advance at the venue, Joby’s and New Moon Natural Foods, as well as online. For more information, visit http://www.renegadeshows.com.