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Toubab Krewe

Toubab Krewe Tour Dates and Upcoming Concerts

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On tour Yes
Followers 24,518
Category International Country
Concerts
Mar
07
Tractor Tavern
Seattle
Tickets
Mar
08
The Get Down Music Venue
Portland
Tickets
Mar
09
Volcanic Theatre Pub
Bend
Tickets
Mar
10
The Big Dirty
Eugene
Tickets
Mar
12
Crazy Horse Saloon and Grill
Nevada City
Tickets
Mar
14
Lost on Main
Chico
Tickets
Mar
15
Cornerstone Craft Beer & Live Music
Berkeley
Tickets
Mar
16
Moe's Alley
Santa Cruz
Tickets
Mar
19
The Miracle Theater, Inglewood
South Los Angeles
Tickets
Apr
06
Deep Ellum Art Company
Dallas
Tickets
Apr
07
Eclipse Utopia 2024
Utopia
Tickets
Apr
18
The Foundry
Waynesboro
Tickets
May
10
Casual Campout 2024
Raleigh
Tickets
About Toubab Krewe
Some music cannot be found on a map or within iTunes categories. Some music is so original it seems snatched from the great, invisible substrata that runs below all human activity, a sound aching to be born without a flag or fixed allegiance – free, questing, overflowing with immediate, tangible life. This is the music of Toubab Krewe, the vibrant Asheville, NC-based instrumental powerhouse that creates a sonic Pangaea that lustily swirls together rock, African traditions, jam sensibilities, international folk strains and more. While nearly impossible to put into any box, it takes only a few moments to realize in a very palpable way that one is face-to-face with a true original who recognizes no borders in a march towards a muscular, original, globally switched-on sound. Formed in 2005, Toubab Krewe has tenaciously honed their craft through relentless touring and a fierce dedication to carving out something they can truly call their own. The fruits of this hard work can be heard on their latest release, STYLO, (March 2nd, 2018). What Justin Perkins (kora, kamelngoni, guitar, percussion), Terrence Houston (drumset), Drew Heller (guitar, organ), Justin Kimmel (bass, keys), and Luke Quaranta (djembe, dunun, sangban, kenkeni, kryn, karenye) have wrought on STYLO reflects the many miles and musical journeys that have transpired since their last studio album, TK2. This is a band that actively draws inspiration from whatever source floats into their purview, something they've exhibited in their decade and a half of heavy gigging, including regular appearances at major U.S. festivals like Bonnaroo, High Sierra, Electric Forest, Wakarusa, Hulaween, and abroad at such legendary gatherings as the Festival In The Desert in Essakane, Mali, Shanghai World Music Festival, and Jam Cruise. Whether on their own or collaborating with luminaries like the Last Poets' Umar Bin Hassan, Uncle Earl's Rayna Gellert, or Weedie Braimah, Toubab Krewe has already earned the attention and respect of a broad musical community. Toubab carries echoes of African greats like Ali Farka Toure, Orchestra Baobab and Salif Keita, no doubt picked up during the group's travels to study and live in Guinea, Ivory Coast and Mali. But what truly differentiates Toubab Krewe from other Statesiders inspired by African music is how they innovate on what they've learned instead of simply recreating tradition. Toubab Krewe carves out a new trail honoring the African originators they admire by making something alive and contemporary. Press Quotes: "a futuristic, psychedelic, neo-griot frenzy." - Village Voice "a new standard for fusions of rock n' roll and West African music." - Afropop Worldwide "Their music avoids cliché with authentic extrapolations of traditional Manding beats, percussion, and jam-band flare." - The New Yorker "...expertly meshed surf guitar with Malian rhythmic patterns, a Dick Dale moves-to-Timbuktu experiment in Afro-California fusion." - The Boston Herald "Toubab Krewe has such a visceral, ear-yanking quality that in the band's capable hands you just might find your definitions of what is/is not rock n' roll and worldbeat being completely rewritten. This is the sound of liberation." - Blurt "one of the most innovative voices in music today." - Honest Tune
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Genres
International Country
Band members
Justin Perkins, Justin Kimmel, Drew Heller, Terrence Houston, Luke Quaranta
Photos
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Toubab Krewe Tour Cities
Raleigh, NC Santa Cruz, CA Dallas, TX Nevada City, CA Utopia, TX Chico, CA Waynesboro, VA Portland, OR Bend, OR South Los Angeles, CA Seattle, WA Berkeley, CA Eugene, OR

Frequently Asked Questions About Toubab Krewe

Concerts & Tour Date Information

Is Toubab Krewe on tour?

Yes, Toubab Krewe is currently on tour. If you’re interested in attending an upcoming Toubab Krewe concert, make sure to grab your tickets in advance. The Toubab Krewe tour is scheduled for 13 dates across 13 cities. Get information on all upcoming tour dates and tickets for 2024-2025 with Hypebot.

How many upcoming tour dates is Toubab Krewe scheduled to play?

Toubab Krewe is scheduled to play 13 shows between 2024-2025. Buy concert tickets to a nearby show through Hypebot.

When does the Toubab Krewe tour start?

Toubab Krewe’s tour starts Mar 07, 2024 and ends on May 10, 2024. They will play 13 cities; their most recent concert was held in Seattle at Tractor Tavern and their next upcoming concert will be in Santa Cruz at Moe's Alley.

What venues is Toubab Krewe performing at?

As part of the Toubab Krewe tour, Toubab Krewe is scheduled to play across the following venues and cities:

2024 Tour Dates:

Mar 07 - Seattle, WA @ Tractor Tavern
Mar 08 - Portland, OR @ The Get Down Music Venue
Mar 09 - Bend, OR @ Volcanic Theatre Pub
Mar 10 - Eugene, OR @ The Big Dirty
Mar 12 - Nevada City, CA @ Crazy Horse Saloon and Grill
Mar 14 - Chico, CA @ Lost on Main
Mar 15 - Berkeley, CA @ Cornerstone Craft Beer & Live Music
Mar 16 - Santa Cruz, CA @ Moe's Alley
Mar 19 - South Los Angeles, CA @ The Miracle Theater, Inglewood
Apr 06 - Dallas, TX @ Deep Ellum Art Company
Apr 07 - Utopia, TX @ Four Sisters Ranch
Apr 18 - Waynesboro, VA @ The Foundry
May 10 - Raleigh, NC @ Lakeside Retreats & Glamping
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