Thundercat releasing a new mini-album on Monday, shares first single ft. Kamasi Washington & Flying Lotus (listen)
photo: Thundercat in Philly in 2014 (more by Ryan Muir)
Thundercat (aka Stephen Bruner) will follow 2013's Apocalypse with a new mini-album, The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam. Flying Lotus co-produced half of it and is releasing it on his Brainfeeder label this Monday (6/22). One of those tracks with FlyLo is the first single, the funky "Them Changes," which features jazz musician Kamasi Washington whose own new album Thundercat contributed to. The album also features contributions from Herbie Hancock and Miguel Atwood-Ferguson. Artwork, tracklist, and a stream of the first single, below.
Thundercat has a few dates coming up as well, including Brooklyn's Afropunk Festival, which happens August 22-23 in Commodore Barry Park with Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones, Lauryn Hill, Kelis, Danny Brown, Suicidal Tenencies, Kele, and more. Tickets are still available.
All of his dates are listed below...
1. Hard Times
2. Song for the Dead
3. Them Changes
4. Lone Wolf and Cub
5. That Moment
6. Where the Giants Roam/Field of the Nephilim
Thundercat -- 2015 TOur Dates
8/1-2 Happy Valley, OR - Pickathon
8/8 Los Angeles, CA - Low End Theory Festival
8/23 Brooklyn, NY - Afropunk Festival