PRESS RELEASE:
NOW AVAILABLE: Tigue's sophomore album "Strange Paradise"

 album art by  Devra Freelander  and  Gregory Wikstrom

album art by Devra Freelander and Gregory Wikstrom


"impressive layers of tumult"
— New York Times

"an entrancing and glittering cluster of drum circle-like thuds and thwacks, meditative splatter, and weird candied poptones"
— The Brooklyn Rail

"simultaneously lighthearted and cerebral, casual and austere...asks the listener to engage with sounds just at the edge of their comfort zone."
— Thrdcoast


  Tigue  Top to bottom:  Matt Evans, Amy Garapic,  and  Carson Moody  Photo Credit: Catalina Kulczar

Tigue
Top to bottom: Matt Evans, Amy Garapic, and Carson Moody
Photo Credit: Catalina Kulczar

New Amsterdam Records is excited to announce the release of Strange Paradise, the sophomore album from Brooklyn-based composer-performer percussion trio Tigue. Out now on NewAm (CD + digital) and NNA Tapes (vinyl), the album follows the group’s widely-celebrated debut album, Peaks (2015).

Tour Dates:
June 2 — Bug Jar (Rochester, NY) w/ CD-ROM
June 3 — Bop Stop (Cleveland, OH)
June 5 — Mickey's Tavern (Madison, WI) w/ Carbon Bangle, Erik Kramer
June 6 — Constellation (Chicago, IL) w/ Forest Management,
                Whitney Johnson / Lia Kohl duo
June 7 — TBD (Indianapolis, IN) w/ Jason Munson, TBD
June 9 — Columbus Arts Festival (Columbus, OH)
June 10 — Spirit (Pittsburgh, PA) w/ Tryptichs, IT IT
June 11 — Le Poisson Rouge (New York, NY) w/ Deerhoof, No Lands,
                  itsnotyouitsme, Subtle Degrees, Molly Joyce
June 12 – Rhizome (Washington, DC) w/ Jason Charney, TBD
June 13 — Red Room (Baltimore, MD) w/ Jason Charney, TBD