cellist Kelsey Lu shares “Morning After Coffee” video, playing National Sawdust before tour w/ Wet
by Bill Pearis
Kelsey Lu is a classically trained cellist who loops her instrument and voice to make ethereal R&B pop. You may have seen her as part of Blood Orange's band at The Apollo (and the warm-up show at Baby's All Right), and she's also collaborated with Empress Of, Nappy Roots, and Chairlift. As for her own music, so far she's only released a couple songs, one being "Morning After Coffee" and you can watch the gorgeously shot video for that song below.
Kelsey will be on tour with Wet, including two sold-out NYC shows. Before that, she'll play this Saturday (1/16) at National Sawdust which will be a collaborative performance with dancer/choreographer Shamar Watt. Tickets for that show are on sale.
All tour dates are listed below...
Kelsey Lu - 2016 Tour Dates (w/ Wet)
1/16 - National Sawdust - Brooklyn, NY (just Kelsey Lu)
1/24 - Iron Horse Music Hall - Northampton, MA
1/27 - U Street Music Hall - Washington, DC
1/28 - Bowery Ballroom - New York, NY
1/29 - Rough Trade - Brooklyn, NY
1/30 - Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA
2/1 - The Sinclair - Cambridge, MA
2/2 - Le Ritz PDB - Montreal, QC
2/3 - The Drake Hotel - Toronto, ON
2/5 - Schubas Tavern - Chicago, IL
2/6 - 7th Street Entry - Minneapolis, MN
2/9 - Barboza - Seattle, WA
2/10 - Biltmore Cabaret - Vancouver, BC
2/12 - Mississippi Studios - Portland, OR
2/14 - The Independent - San Francisco, CA
2/15 - The Lyric Theater - Los Angeles, CA
2/16 - The Echo - Los Angeles, CA