Hobo Johnson and the Lovemakers are well underway on the “Bring Your Mother Tour.” Accompanying them on tour are some equally incredible artists who you should get to know before you go to the show. The tour will continue to be supported by Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts and Oliver Tree, as rapper love-sadKiD played the first leg of the tour.
Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts
Born and raised in New York, Jeffrey Lewis is both an indie-rock musician and a comic book artist. His musical career has spanned 15 years, starting by making “proper” albums in 2001 and sharing the stage with acts like The Mountain Goats, Daniel Johnston, Devo, Pulp and many others. His humorous and meditative indie-folk tunes cover a whole range of topics including government, such as in his song “The History of Communism,” or people, like the song “The Life of Barack Obama.” Jeffrey Lewis will be accompanied by his backing band Los Bolts, which comprises of Heather Wagner on drums and Caitlin Grey on bass.
Oliver Tree is more than just a high energy, scooter-loving performer. The vocalist, producer, filmmaker, and sketch comedian from Santa Cruz, CA gained recognition after being featured on high school friend and EDM artist Getter’s track “Forget It.” It was his collaboration with Whethan on “When I’m Down” that went viral and catapulted him to major-label status. His indie-pop, hip-hop infused music is just as eccentric as his fashion sense.:
Though love-sadKiD already made their run on the “Bring Your Mom” tour, it’s worth checking out this poet’s music. Aligning with they/their pronouns, love-sadKiD is a 16-year-old rapper delivering crafted lyrics and inventive messages. The high-school student in confessional and sincere in their music, such as in the songs “Summer Nights” and “Prequel.” love-sadKiD released their latest tune “Storybook” on Oct. 17.
The “Bring Your Mom” tour is underway and you don’t want to miss out. Be sure to look for your city and get your tickets today!
# - Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts, ! - Oliver Tree
# 10/22 Salt Lake City, UT @ The Depot
# 10/23 Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall
# 10/25 Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theater
# 10/27 Cincinnati, OH @ Bogarts
# 10/28 Louisville, KY @ Mercury Ballroom
10/30 St. Louis, MO @ Delmar Hall
10/31 Indianapolis, IN @ Deluxe at Old National Centre
# ! 11/3 Detroit, MI @ St. Andrew’s Hall #!
# ! 11/4 Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
# ! 11/5 Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls #
! 11/6 Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre
# ! 11/8 New Haven, CT @ Toad’s Place
11/10 Los Angeles, CA @ Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival
# ! 11/12 Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
# ! 11/13 Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore
# ! 11/14 Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of Living Arts
# ! 11/15 Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Steel
# ! 11/17 Norfolk, VA @ The Norva
# ! 11/18 Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore
# ! 11/19 Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues
# ! 11/20 Atlanta, GA @ Buckhead Theatre
# ! 11/21 Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works