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TOKiMONSTA "Desiderium" Album Preview + North American Tour

TOKiMONSTA "Desiderium" Album Preview + North American Tour


TOKiMONSTA dropped by the Red Bull Music Studio in Santa Monica last Wednesday to preview her new record and showcase her corresponding live show before heading out on a brief North American tour.

The seven-track mini-LP, Desiderium, out tomorrow on her own Young Art Records, establishes the Los Angeles producer, festival veteran, and Red Bull Music Academy London 2010 alumni and Tokyo 2014 lecturer as a consummate aural omnivore, devouring glimmering nu-soul, exotic deep house, and aggressive, bass-driven minimalism along the way.

Cascading geometric patterns courtesy of visual effects artist Strangeloop complimented TOKi’s streamlined new sound and guest vocalists Gavin Turek, Joyce Wrice, and MNDR were all charming conduits for her poppier productions.

TOKiMONSTA will be headlining the Rhythm & Bass stage at the Decibel Festival in Seattle on September 24th and will begin a string of East Coast dates the following day. Catch her in D.C. on October 1st, Philadelphia on the 2nd, or Boston on the 3rd. Full list of the tour dates below.


September 19 @ El Rey Theatre – Los Angeles, CA
September 20 @ Velvet Jones – Santa Barbara, CA
September 21 @ Catalyst – Santa Cruz, CA
September 24 @ The Imperial – Vancouver, Canada
September 25 @ Decibel Festival – Seattle, WA
September 26 @ Tomorrow World – Chattahoochee Hills, GA
September 28 @ The Orange Peel – Asheville, NC
October 1 @ Rock N Roll Hotel – Washington, DC
October 2 @ Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA
October 3 @ T.T. The Bear’s Place – Boston, MA
October 4 @ Le Poisson Rouge – New York, NY
October 6 @ Studio at Waiting Room – Buffalo, NY
October 7 @ Showcase Lounge – South Burlington, VT
October 8 @ La Vitrola – Montreal, Canada
October 9 @ Drake Hotel, Toronto, Canada
October 10 @ Bottom Lounge – Chicago, IL