Phish’s Mike Gordon announces new solo album, Overstep, streams “Ether”


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While there’s still no word on when Phish’s next album will see light, one of the band’s members has a new solo project set for 2014. Bassist Mike Gordon will release his fourth solo LP, Overstep, on February 25th via ATO Records. It serves as the follow-up to his 2010 effort, Moss.

Overstep sees Gordon working with an outside producer for the first time as a solo artist, teaming with Paul Q. Kolderie (Radiohead, Pixies). He also recruited drummer Matt Chamberlain (Fiona Apple, Pearl Jam), among other in-studio collaborators.

Currently, you can stream the opening cut, “Ether”, at Gordon’s website.

In support of the album’s release, Gordon has announced a North American tour stretching from late February to early April. Joining him on the road will be his usual band of Scott Murawski (guitar), Craig Myers (percussion), Tom Cleary (keyboards) and Todd Isler (drums). See the full schedule below.

Mike Gordon 2014 Tour Dates:
02/28 – Syracuse, NY @ Westcott Theatre
03/01 – New York, NY @ Webster Hall
03/02 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
03/04 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
03/06 – Asheville, NC @ The Orange Peel
03/07 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
03/08 – Chicago, IL @ Park West
03/09 – Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre
03/11 – Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theatre
03/14 – Boulder, CO @ Boulder Theatre
03/15 – Park City, UT @ Park City Live
03/17 – Los Angeles, CA @ The El Rey Theatre
03/18 – San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
03/19 – Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom
03/21 – Seattle, WA @ The Neptune
03/22 – Vancouver, BC @ Rio Theatre
03/29 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues
04/05 – North Adams, MA @ MassMOCA
04/06 – Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground


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