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BadBadNotGood Heading To New Zealand in September

BadBadNotGood Heading To New Zealand in September

Monday 19th August, 2013 9:03AM

Instrumental hip hop/jazz trio BadBadNotGood (BBNG) are heading to New Zealand in September for two shows. Hailing from Toronto Canada, they play a mix of original material and interpretations of tracks from a diverse range of artists such as Kanye West, James Blake and My Bloody Valentine. They have become closely associated with the Odd Future collective, collaborating with Earl Sweatshirt on his new album Doris and touring with Frank Ocean as his backing band. Playing New Zealand for the first time, here are the dates and ticketing info....

BadBadNotGood New Zealand Tour

Friday 27th September, Cassette Nine, Auckland
Saturday 28th September, Meow, Wellington

Tickets on sale now from here at UTR or instore at Real Groovy in Auckland and Good as Gold in Wellington.

Here is track from Earl Sweatshirt's new album featuring BBNG...

Here are the trio playing Glastonbury earlier this year...

And here is BBNG's latest single 'Hedron'...

Press Release:

BadBadNotGood (BBNG) NZ Tour Announcement

Coming off the back of performing as not only Frank Oceans main support but also touring backing band, and production on OFWGKTA's Earl Sweatshirts soon to be released 'DORIS' album come a young post-bop, instrumental hip hop jazz trio from Toronto, Canada making their way to New Zealand for 2 exclusive shows.

Friday 27th September Cassette 9 AUCKLAND
Saturday 28th September Meow WELLINGTON

Their energetic live set is made up of a selection of a few original songs and a diverse selection of covers from artists such as Kanye West, James Blake, TNGHT, Joy Division, Odd Future, My Bloody Valentine and A Tribe Called Quest to name a few.

- 2012/13 Headlined slots at Coachella and both the Mad Decent & Fools Gold Block Party US tours

- Gilles Peterson named them as one of the 'next big acts to watch' for 2012 and personally brought them over to the UK for the Worldwide Awards to perform alongside SBTRKT, Michael Kiwanuka and Jamie XX.

- They just finished working with Earl Sweatshirt from OFWGKTA for his hugely anticipated upcoming release DORIS and they've also collaborated with Tyler, The Creator & OFWGKTA in the past.

All their music can be downloaded from their bandcamp (http://badbadnotgood.bandcamp.com/), with their current album BBNG2 receiving over 20,000 downloads in the first 24 hours of it's release!

Tickets for both shows available from UTR.





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related gigs
MUM Presents: BadBadNotGood
Fri 27th Sep, Cassette Nine, Auckland
Good Shit 2013 (featuring BadBadNotGood)
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