We have a pair of tickets to give away to see TORTOISE with MIND OVER MIRRORS and 75 DOLLAR BILL at (le) poisson rouge on Wednesday, March 16th!
Simply put, Tortoise has spent nearly 25 years making music that defies description. While the Chicago-based instrumental quintet has nodded to dub, rock, jazz, electronica and minimalism throughout its revered and influential six-album discography, the resulting sounds have always been distinctly, even stubbornly, their own.
It's a fact that remains true on "The Catastrophist," Tortoise's first studio album in nearly seven years. And it's an album where moody, synth-swept jams like the opening title track cozy up next to hypnotic, bass-and-beat missives like "Shake Hands With Danger" and a downright strange cover of David Essex's 1973 radio smash sung by U.S. Maple's Todd Rittmann. Throughout, the songs transcend expectations as often as they delight the eardrums.
Enter your name and info below for a chance to win. Winner will be selected at random on 3/14. Good luck!
This ticket giveaway is sponsored by (le) poisson rouge.