Dedicated to the legendary Nintendo head honcho Hiroshi Yamauchi (R.I.P.), Thundercat teams up with pianist/composer Ruslan Sirota and composes “Bowzer’s Ballad.”
“What a great person, and great loss. Thank you for helping to fuel so many dreams. You will be missed. Sleep in peace.. and don’t come back as a zombie!”
The bass-playing master is also performing alongside The Roots tonight on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and has announced his first headlining North American tour. Take a look at the cities/dates below.
Nov 13 San Francisco, CA – The Independent
Nov 14 Portland, OR – Bunk Bar
Nov 16 Vancouver, BC – Fortune Sound Club
Nov 17 Seattle, WA – Barboza
Nov 19 Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge
Nov 21 Chicago, IL – Schubas Tavern
Nov 22 Toronto, ON – Wrong Bar
Nov 23 Montreal, QC – Le Belmont
Nov 24 Boston, MA – The Sinclair
Nov 25 Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg
Nov 26 Washington, DC – U Street Music Hall
Dec 05 Los Angeles, CA – The Echoplex
Tickets available here.