Following the release of his critically acclaimed debut album, Elaenia, which landed the #2 spot on our top twenty-five releases of 2015, Sam Shepherd (a.k.a Floating Points) is set to hit the road in North America with his brand new band this coming spring.
In addition to traveling with his band to thirteen diffrent cities between April 25 and May 20, Floating points will take a break from his live performance schedule to deliver a DJ set alongside Madlib, Ben UFO, Daphni (Caribou), and Four Tet at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
You can view the entire tour schedule below.
4/25 - LOS ANGELES, CA - Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetary [tickets]
4/26 - LOS ANGELES, CA - Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetary [tickets]
4/27 - SANTA ANA, CA - Constellation Room [tickets]
4/28 - SANTA CRUZ, CA - The Catalyst Club [tickets]
4/29 - SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Mezzanine [tickets]
4/30 - LOS ANGELES, CA - Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall (DJ Set) [tickets]
5/1 - PORTLAND, OR - Doug Fir Lounge [tickets]
5/3 - SEATTLE, WA - Neumos [tickets]
5/4 - VANCOUVER, BC - Celebrities Nightclub [tickets]
5/7 - CHICAGO, IL - Metro [tickets]
5/10 - TORONTO, ON - Mod Club [tickets]
5/11 - MONTREAL, QC - Phi Centre [tickets]
5/12 - NEW YORK, NY - Bowery Ballroom [tickets]
5/13 - BROOKLYN, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg [tickets]
5/17 - WASHINGTON, DC - U Street Music Hall [tickets]
5/19 - DURHAM, NC - Moogfest 2016 [tickets]
5/20-22 - ATLANTA, GA - Shaky Beats Festival @ Centennial Olympic Park [tickets]
In addition to this announcement, Thump Sessions has recently published a fifty-minute live performance video of Floating Points and his eleven-piece band that can be watched in full in the player below.