Ahead of an upcoming Brainfeeder tour, Thundercat has shared new track "Bus In The Streets," a comedic ode to our dependence on technology and his first new music since 2015's mini-album The Beyond… Where The Giants Roam. The track features Thundercat (vocals, bass); Louis Cole (keyboards, drums, programming); and Steve Ellison aka Flying Lotus (programming, editing), with Thundercat's friend Bootymath supplying the artwork.
Aside from the new track, Thundercat has announced a string of dates in Oakland and LA alongside Brainfeeder cohorts Flying Lotus, George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Shabazz Palaces and The Gaslamp Killer. Thundercat will also play shows in Brooklyn and London.
You can find all the tour dates below, with "Bus In The Streets" streaming in full via the player above.
Aug 27 Afropunk Fest, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Sep 10 OnBlackheath Festival, London, UK
Sep 15 Brainfeeder at Fox Theatre, Oakland, CA, USA - SOLD OUT
Sep 16 Brainfeeder at Fox Theatre, Oakland, CA, USA
Sep 17 Brainfeeder at Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA, USA