Shugo Tokumaru's first-ever NYC show (it was his first US show, but then he added one earlier this month at Chicago) happens tonight (9/23) at Mercury Lounge in NYC. This who you can expect to see on stage with him:
* Jon Natchez (Beirut)Twi the Humble Feather open the late show.
* Bryan Devendorf (The National)
* Perrin Cloutier (Beirut)
* Lawson White (So Percussion)
(Lenka plays the early show at the same venue)
If you miss him, Shugo is back in the area in exactly a month, but next time as an opener for The Magnetic Fields, and in Jersey City. Tickets for the Loew's show are still on sale. All tour dates below...
Shugo Tokumaru - 2008 Tour Dates
09/23 New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge!
09/30 Los Angeles, CA @ Spaceland^
10/03 Montréal, QC @ Pop Montréal%
10/23 Jersey City, NJ @ Loews Jersey Theatre*
10/24 Columbus, OH @ The Southern Theatre*
10/25 Philadelphia, PA @ The Merriam Theater*
10/26 Washington, DC @ Lisner Auditorium at George Washington University*
# with Flying Lotus, Lau Nau, Blues Control
! Jon Natchez (Beirut), Bryan Devendorf (The National), Perrin Cloutier (Beirut), Lawson White (So Percussion) w/Twi the Humble Feather
^ Supporting Beach House & Lazarus
% Contrived, Julie Fader, Brian Borcherdt (Holy F*ck), Off the International Radar, DJ Graham (Holy F*ck)
* Supporting Magnetic Fields with Jon Natchez (Beirut)