Lifted in Wellington, Jess Cornelius flew the coop to form Teeth & Tongue in Melbourne and is presently primarily based in the US, where she’s just wrapped up a operate of reveals supporting Ty Segall and lately toured with King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard. Cornelius returns to Aotearoa this November for the 1st time due to the fact the release of her 2020 album Length — like contributions from Mary Lattimore, Molly Lewis, Stella Mozgawa (Warpaint) and more — participating in a just-announced double-headline tour with fellow Te Whanganui-a-Tara songwriting luminary Ebony Lamb (Eb & Sparrow).
Clocking up the studio several hours in 2022 and teasing a really remarkable musical announcement for the in close proximity to potential, Lamb has put with each other a new all-wahine live band showcasing Olivia Campion (Yumi Zouma) and Phoebe Johnson (Revulva) for the tour and past, although Cornelius will be participating in as a duo with Mikal Cronin (who normally get in touch with their collaborative perform Cronelius) of Ty Segall’s Independence Band. It is certainly fast paced instances in advance for Lamb, who is also performing nationwide with Tom Cunliffe this Oct (the wise move is of class: go see her 2 times), scope out the aspects for her gigs with Cornelius down below…
Ebony Lamb & Jess Cornelius
Wednesday 9th November – The Wine Cellar, Auckland
Thursday 10th November – Meow, Wellington
Friday 11th November – Coffee Firm, Lyttelton
Saturday 12th November – Pioneer Corridor, Port Chalmers
Sunday 13th November – Village hall, Paekakariki
Tickets available via Banished Music
Jess Cornelius struts down her adopted hometown’s Hollywood Boulevard in the online video for ‘Kitchen Floor’, from 2020’s Length…
Observe a are living clip of Ebony Lamb accomplishing ‘My Daughter My Sister My Son’, recorded at her dwelling in Days Bay / Otuamotoro…
Ebony Lamb (the driving pressure powering Eb & Sparrow) and Jess Cornelius (NZ native, LA centered, previously Teeth & Tongue of Melbourne) are soaring out as a double headline throughout Aotearoa this November. Jess will be executing with Mikal Cronin (of Ty Segall’s Independence Band) and Ebony will debut her new all-wahine band comprising of musicians Olivia Campion (Yumi Zouma) and Phoebe Johnson (Revulva).
Jess Cornelius is travelling from LA to tour her homeland of Aotearoa, refreshing off the again of a US tour with King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard. Her extremely acclaimed album “Distance” was produced in the throes of the pandemic, getting glowing critiques from the likes of Pitchfork, MOJO, the Guardian, Rolling Stone, and NPR. With the aid of producer Tony Buchen, Distance became a roving affair, recorded in a string of Los Angeles studios with fragile and emphatic contributions from the neighborhood songs scene, which include Stella Mozgawa (Warpaint), harpist Mary Lattimore, Emily Elhaj (Angel Olsen), Stephanie Drootin (Bright Eyes), Jesse Quebbeman-Turley (Hand Habits), whistler Molly Lewis, Justin Sullivan (Night Shop, Kevin Morby) and Laura Jean Anderson.
Now primarily based in LA, Jess Cornelius was born and elevated in New Zealand (her mom is Raewyn Atkinson, a single of the international locations most established ceramic artists) before going to Melbourne, Australia, in which she produced three critically acclaimed albums as Teeth & Tongue, obtaining nominations for the Australian Music Prize and a J-Award. Jess has done the planet around actively playing along with Courtney Barnett, Ty Segall, J. Mascis, Juana Molina and Laura Marling, as properly as many global Tunes festivals.
Ebony Lamb is style-defying powerhouse with “a voice of woodsmoke and honey” (Nick Bollinger), a critically acclaimed singer-songwriter from Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington who was the driving drive guiding alt-state sweethearts Eb & Sparrow.
Renowned for her dynamic general performance and viewers rapport, her performances will present a tantalising glimpse of the new do the job from her very long awaited solo album, because of out in 2023.
Ebony inhabits a mystical soundscape that is each reliable and striking with each individual performance, a demonstrate not to be skipped with “a depth and power that, in places, is equivalent to any present big name, from Gillian Welch to Cat Power” (Dompost Tom Cardy). Ebony has supported worldwide and national acts these types of as Tiny Ruins, Nadia Reid, Marlon Williams, Beth Orton, Rodriguez, Bic Runga, Tami Neilson, The Warratahs and additional.