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Galactic - The Other Side of Midnight: Live In New Orleans - out on Anti



Galactic The Other Side of Mindnight
Galactic - The Other Side of Midnight: Live In New Orleans
(CD/Digital) Anti- Records 87152, 2011-05-02

New Orleans outfit Galactic has a well earned reputation as one of the most exhilarating live acts around. Last year the band released the critically acclaimed genre defying sonic tribute to the Big Easy entitled Ya-Ka-May, which The Boston Globe described as "an album that showcases a breathtaking array of New Orleans talent, from old-school R&B legends to influential underground hip-hop artists" and the Huffington Post proclaimed as “NOT your grandparents' New Orleans record!” Now the celebrated outfit offers up a rollicking live counterpart to Ya-Ka-May with The Other Side Of Midnight: Live In New Orleans out 5/3 via Anti- Records. The album was recorded during an electrifying sold-out show at legendary New Orleans’ nightclub Tipitinas which has hosted countless luminaries such as the Neville Bros, the Meters, Dr. John and Professor Longhair. The venue has, of late, become something of a regular home court for Galactic, with the band playing multiple sold out shows at the historic club throughout the year. Like Ya-Ka-May, The Other Side of Midnight: Live in New Orleans features a host of guest appearances from the bawdy hip-shaking gender bending “bounce” star Big Freedia to local legends Cyril Neville and Trombone Shorty, the whole thing capturing Galactic's deep musical relationship with their storied hometown. Only in a city like New Orleans could a night this raucous, sweaty and wild also be so incredibly profound.

Galactic The Other Side of Mindnight
Galactic - The Other Side of Midnight: Live In New Orleans
(CD/Digital) Anti- Records 87152, 2011-05-02

Galactic - The Other Side Of Midnight: Live In New Orleans by antirecords

Tracklisting :
01. Introduction
02. Goss feat. ip feat. Cyril Neville
03. Balkan Wedding

04. You Don't Know (feat Cyril Neville

05. Cinearamascope feat. Trombone Shorty

06. Heart Of Steel feat. Cyril Neville
07. Garbage Truck
08. Boe Money feat. the Soul Rebels Brass Band

09. Wild Man
10. From The Corner To The Block feat. The Soul Rebels Brass Band & Corey Henry
11. Funky Bird
12. Boban (Mere Yaara Dildara)
13. Encore: Double It feat. Big Freedia

Links :
galacticfunk.com
facebook.com/Galacticfunk
myspace.com/galactic
twitter.com/galacticfunk
youtube.com/user/GalacticYakamay
anti.com
soundcloud.com/antirecords
youtube.com/user/antirecords
http://www.parisdjs.com/index.php/tag/Galactic (discography part 2)
djouls.com/galactic (discography part 1)


Galactic - 'The Other Side Of Midnight: Live In New Orleans'

Press Release :
New Orleans outfit GALACTIC has a well earned reputation as one of the most exhilarating live acts around. Last year the band released the critically acclaimed genre defying sonic tribute to the Big Easy entitled YA-KA-MAY, which The Boston Globe described as "an album that showcases a breathtaking array of New Orleans talent, from old-school R&B legends to influential underground hip-hop artists" and the Huffington Post proclaimed as “NOT your grandparents' New Orleans record!” Now the celebrated outfit offers up a rollicking live counterpart to YA-KA-MAY with The Other Side Of Midnight: Live In New Orleans out 5/3 via Anti- Records.

The album was recorded during an electrifying sold-out show at legendary New Orleans’ nightclub Tipitinas which has hosted countless luminaries such as the Neville Bros, the Meters, Dr. John and Professor Longhair. The venue has, of late, become something of a regular home court for GALACTIC, with the band playing multiple sold out shows at the historic club throughout the year. Like Ya-Ka-May, The Other Side of Midnight: Live in New Orleans features a host of guest appearances from the bawdy hip-shaking gender bending “bounce” star Big Freedia to local legends Cyril Neville and Trombone Shorty, the whole thing capturing GALACTIC’s deep musical relationship with their storied hometown. Only in a city like New Orleans could a night this raucous, sweaty and wild also be so incredibly profound.


Be sure to catch GALACTIC performing at the historic New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival on May 5th alongside Wilco, and touring worldwide throughout the year.


Galactic performing "Heart Of Steel" at Tipitina's in New Orleans, LA on April 23, 2010


Galactic performing "Gossip" at Tipitina's in New Orleans, LA on April 23, 2010


Galactic performing "Balkan Wedding" at Tipitina's in New Orleans, LA on April 23, 2010
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