This is the Jimi Tenor news archive.
For the latest news go here.
Jimi Tenor and his band are playing
tonight (29 Sep) with a section of L'Ensemble Musiques
Nouvelles at the Cirque Royal, Brussels, Belgium. The
circular structured former indoor circus provides a
glorious setting for the show which is part of the Botanique
is out now (Sep 25) on Warp. The new single contains
the radio edit of title track along with Maurice Fultons
mix, and a house version of 'Backbone of Night'.
Jimi Tenor will be in Austria for the
5 Austrian tour in November. The show will travel from
Graz (Nov 9) to Vienna (Nov 11) via Linz (10 Nov). See
the On Tour pages for more...
Jimi Tenor's sold-out Barbican
show last Sunday (Sep 17) was a success, reviews
of it can be found at The
Guardian and nme.com.
From London Jimi and his band have now moved on to Barcelona
where they'll be playing this Friday (Sep 22), this
time backed up by Banda Municipal de Barcelona.
The ultimate Jimi Tenor extravaganza
will take place at the Barbican, London on September
17. The show will feature the Trinity College of Music
Symphony Orchestra, Nicole Willis and Wanda Pittman
on backing vocals, and Baluji Shrivastav on sitar. Matti
Knaapi will be there too, along with a new, more elegant
version of the Photophone, specially designed for the
occasion. The costumes will be created by Anatole Kysk
of Paris. The definitely spectacular show, with over
70 musicians on stage, will be the biggest of the current
tour. Don't miss it! Check out the online