Sunday, 8 April 2012

Ma UK tour 2012.

We’re pleased to announce that Ma will be undertaking a UK tour, to follow up the release last year of the critically acclaimed album ‘The Last’ (Loop Records).

Ma is:

Tom Challenger (Saxophone, Keyboards)

Matt Calvert (Electronics)

Dave Smith (Drums)

+ Ross Stanley (Organ (Nottingham only))

10th of April: Ma @ The Amersham Arms, New Cross, London (In collaboration with the SE collective)

10th of May: Ma @ The Vortex, London

11th of May: Ma @ The Fox and Newt, Leeds (Support from Collider and in collaboration with LIMA)

12th of May: Ma @ the Bongo Club, Edinburgh (In collaboration with Dialogues Festival)

17th of May: Ma @ The Space, Nottingham Contemporary*

19th of June: Ma @ Sandbar, Manchester (In collaboration with EFPI)

The tour is supported by many independent and volunteer run organizations. These include:

The Loop Collective (London)

LIMA (Leeds)

Dialogues Festival (Scotland/UK)

EFPI (Manchester)

The SE Collective (London)

The Vortex (London)

Jazz House (The Midlands)

The tour has also been generously supported by the Jazz Services.

Ma: The Last (Loop 1014):

Jazzwise: 4*

Guardian: 4*

BBC Music Mag: 5*