Jose James yesterday made his TV debut on Conan O'Brien with an electric live performance of "Trouble." Seemed to be enjoying himself quite a bit, too! Excuse us while we play this back a few dozen more times.
In the meantime, be sure to check out Jose on his US tour!
In support of his upcoming album and Blue Note Records debut, No Beginning No End, Jose James is setting out on a US tour beginning January 23 with a New York City with an album release show at the Highline Ballroom, which Giant Step is proud to present!
Before that, you can look forward to Jose's TV debut on Conan O'Brien on Tuesday, December 18.
Above, catch a look at Jose performing at this year's iTunes Festival. Dude always holds it down.
No Beginning No End drops on January 22.
Jan. 23 – Highline Ballroom – New York, NY
Jan. 24 – Howard Theatre – Washington DC
Jan. 26 – Scullers – Boston, MA
Jan. 29 – Cedar Cultural Center – Minneapolis, MN
Jan. 30 – Lincoln Hall – Chicago, IL
Feb. 10-Mar. 6 – Asia & Australia Tour
Mar. 9 – The New Parish – Oakland, CA
Mar. 10 – Brick & Mortar Music Hall – San Francisco, CA
Mar. 12 – The Del Monte Speakeasy – Los Angeles, CA
Above we've got a clip of James Blake previewing material from his forthcoming sophomore album. This man never fails to give us the shivers. Lucky New Yorkers can experience the magic in a few days, in fact.
Word on the streets is some of the new track titles from his UK tour stint are: “Our Love Comes Out,” “Overgrown Vibes,” “Everyday I’m Safe,” “To The Bank,” and “Retro Clothes Shop.” Cannot wait to hear the album in its entirety!
12/06 – Manchester, UK @ Gorilla
12/11 – Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
12/12 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
02/15-16 – Reykjavík, IS @ Sónar Reykjavík
Just having released her debut album a couple months back, Selah Sue sat down with us to talk about her journey and her influences that led up to Selah Sue the album. Selah also shared a backstage ritual, a memorable phone call, and a live rooftop performance, amongst other juicy bits. So endearing this young starlet is - so glad we got to catch up!
Giant Step contributor Maiya Norton kicks off this new exclusive video series, Covers, on our Tribeca rooftop. Many thanks to our film man, Rashid Zakat as well.
Be sure to catch Selah on tour supporting Allen Stone and Walk Off The Earth!
Tour Dates w/ Allen Stone
TUE - 13-NOV - FRENDALE, MI - THE MAGIC BAG
WED - 14-NOV - TORONTO, CANADA – THE OPERA HOUSE
w/ Walk Off The Earth
MON - 26-NOV - SEATTLE, WA – THE SHOWBOX
WED - 28-NOV - PORTLAND, OR – WONDER BALLROOM
THU - 29-NOV - SAN FRANCISCO, CA – THE REGENCY BALLROOM
FRI - 30-NOV - LOS ANGELES, CA – TROUBADOUR
SAT - 01-DEC - SANTA ANA, CA – YOST THEATER