Salt Petal Celebrates New Album With SoCal Tour; Includes Performance With Lila Downs
Written by Al Borde News
Published on August 29, 2012
In support of its upcoming EP release “Tip of the Sunfish”, Los Angeles music collective Salt Petal embarked on a brief, 4-date tour which includes a special concert for Latin Grammy award winner Lila Downs.
The event will take place on Saturday, September 22nd at 7:00 pm on the Levitt @ Luckman Stage at the Luckman Performing Arts Center. Special guests for the performances with Lila Downs include Las Cafeteras. Tickets are on sale now via Ticketmaster
The tour began on August 25 at the Echo Park Rising event, a festival showcasing the community’s musical talent and local businesses.
Salt Petal: “Songs I Used To Love”
Produced by Raymond Richards (Local Natives, Henry Clay People) and mastered by Mark Chalecki (Los Abandoned, Le Butcherettes), “Tip of the Sunfish” is a five song EP showcasing the band’s unique blend of Argentinian folk, Brazilian tropicalia, Cumbia and up-tempo indie rock. The EP includes “Stay Awhile”, “Sabotage”, “Baby”, “Songs I Used to Love” and “Por la Luna”.
“Tip of the Sunfish” will be available via iTunes and other select retail outlets on Saturday, September 15.
Remaining Tour Dates
September 8 ACME “Hollywood Saturday Night”
September 22 Luckman Performing Arts Center
October 14 Pasadena Art Weekend