Young Heavy Souls and Sound and Silence Present:
Blockhead - Funeral Balloons Tour with
Doors at 7PM, music from 8PM-1AM
Tickets $15.00 advance / $20.00 at the door
The Real Blockhead (Brooklyn, NY) - Funeral Balloons Tour [Ninja Tune, Backwoodz Studioz]
Tony Simon, a/k/a Blockhead, has been making and releasing utterly distinctive, funky and emotive music for the last two decades. Blockhead produced nine tracks on Aesop Rock's critically acclaimed album “Labor Days.” Additionally he produced half the tracks on Aesop's follow up EP, “Daylight.” He has also worked with other indie giants Atmosphere, Murs, Mike Ladd and Illogic.
He recently released his 7th album "Funeral Balloons." Filled with 12 new cuts of layered goodness, his new album brings the people what they have grown to expect from the seasoned beat maker in his prime!
Eliot Lipp (Austin, TX) [Pretty Lights Music, YHS Records]
Austin-based musician Eliot Lipp is a veteran electronic producer and DJ. In June 2017 he released his 10th studio album "Skywave" on Detroit label Young Heavy Souls. With influences from sci-fi soundtracks and 70s and 80s funk, he channels a collection of weird, high-definition, melodic beats.
Mux Mool (Denver, CO) [Ghostly International, YHS Records]
After popular releases with Ghostly International, (2010’s Skulltaste and 2012’s Planet High School), and a handful of EPs and singles, Mux released “Implied Lines” in 2017 through Young Heavy Souls. The Mux Mool arsenal is a moody collection of instrumental dynamism vacillating between the serious and the silly.
nuntheless (Detroit, MI) [YHS Records]
Detroit producer, drummer and instrumentalist, nuntheless performs lush, danceable electro-soul. nuntheless is also a member of the band OneFreq and one half of the duo OE.
Mega Powers (Detroit, MI) [#CoOwnaz]
Mega Powers is comprised of PIG PEN and Eddie Logix. This Ambient electronic/hip-hop duo perform a captivating live set.