Zimrock band Mokoomba will be touring the United States during April and May 2017. The band will present its new album, Luyando. The new recording focuses on the acoustic side of the band from Niagara Falls.
The current lineup includes Mathias Muzaza (lead vocals), Ndaba Coster Moyo (drums, backing vocals), Trustworth Samende (lead guitar, backing vocals), Donald Moyo, (keyboards, backing vocals), Miti Mugande, (percussion & backing vocals) and Abundance Mutori (bass, backing vocals).
Mokoomba 2017 Tour Dates
April 28 – New Orleans, LA: New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
April 29-30 – Lafayette, LA: Festival Internationale de Louisiane
May 5 – Baltimore, MD: Patterson Theater
May 6 – Washington, DC: Funk Parade
May 9-14 – Black Mountain NC: The LEAF Festival & residency
May 17 – Marlboro, NY: The Falcon
May 18 – Portsmouth, NH: The Music Hall
May 19 – Boston, MA: Villa Victoria Center f/t Arts
May 21 – Joshua Tree, CA: Joshua Tree Music Festival
May 24 – San Francisco, CA: Freight & Salvage
May 25 – Seattle, WA: The Royal Room
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.