|| GORDON UNVEILS FIRST SONG “STEPS” || ANNOUNCES FALL 2017 TOUR || ONLINE PRESALE IS UNDERWAY; GENERAL PUBLIC TICKET ONSALE BEGINNING FRIDAY, JULY 14 AT 10AM ET
TORONTO, ON – July 11, 2017 – Phish bassist Mike Gordon has announced the release of his new album OGOGO, arriving September 15, 2017 via Megaplum / ATO Records. The first track from the record, “Steps,” was just released. Pre-order details will be announced soon.
Produced by GRAMMY© Award-winning engineer Shawn Everett, OGOGO was recorded earlier this year in Boston and Los Angeles, and features Mike’s regular touring band: Scott Murawski (guitar/vocals), Robert Walter (keyboards), John Morgan Kimock (drums), and Craig Myers (percussion).
Gordon will celebrate the release of OGOGO with a North American headline tour that will kick off at the Georgia Theater in Athens, GA on September 22. The run will include shows at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto (September 30), the Metro in Chicago (October 6), and a two-night stand at the Boulder Theatre (October 13 + 14).
A limited number of tickets will be available to fans via a real-time pre-sale Tuesday, July 11 at 10AM ET at http://tickets.mike-gordon.com, ending Thursday, July 13 at 5pm ET. Tickets will go on sale to the public beginning Friday, July 14 at 10AM ET. See below for itinerary or visit the tour dates page at http://mike-gordon.com/ for further details.
OGOGO is Gordon’s fifth solo album, following 2014’s Overstep, 2010’s Moss, 2008’s The Green Sparrow and 2003’s Inside In. Gordon is a founding member of Phish, who begins their summer tour next Friday, July 21 in Chicago and will include a 13-night Baker’s Dozen run at NYC’s Madison Square Garden July 21-August 6. He has also performed with numerous other artists and released two albums with Leo Kottke.
MIKE GORDON – FALL 2017 TOUR DATES
9/22 – Athens, GA @ Georgia Theatre
9/23 – Charlotte, NC @ Neighborhood Theatre
9/24 – Raleigh, NC @ Lincoln Theatre
9/26 – Richmond, VA @ The National
9/27 – New Haven, CT @ College St. Music Hall
9/29 – Syracuse, NY @ The Westcott Theater
9/30 – Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre
10/1 – Detroit, MI @ St. Andrew’s Hall
10/3 – Kalamazoo, MI @ Bells Eccentric Café
10/4 – Cincinnati, OH @ 20th Century Theater
10/5 – Indianapolis, IN @ The Vogue
10/6 – Chicago, IL @ The Metro
10/8 – Milwaukee, WI @ Pabst Theatre
10/10 – Omaha, NE @ Slowdown