NEW ALBUM RELEASE + SET TO APPEAR AT SUMMERFEST, MONTREAL JAZZ FESTIVAL AND OTTAWA BLUES MUSIC FESTIVAL AND MORE THIS SUMMER
June 20, 2016 – Musical marvel, Tal Wilkenfeld is set to appear this summer at Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI, plus will be bringing her memorable live show to the Montreal Jazz Festival, Ottawa Blues Festival, and more. Tal will be performing new music from her forthcoming album – title and release date to be announced soon – coming out this fall 2016! The album will include her latest single “Corner Painter”. The track, which also includes Blake Mills on guitar and Benmont Tench (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) on keys, showcases the wunderkind and sought-after female bassist evolving from a virtuoso to a singer-songwriter.
After touring with The Who this past Winter, Tal is currently on the cover of this month’s Premier Guitar June 2016 issue. Tal has been making quite a name for herself since emerging onto the music scene as a teenager. After releasing her acclaimed, instrumental jazz debut, Transformation, Tal went on to tour with Chick Corea and Jeff Beck. Her performance at Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Festival in Chicago has generated more than 10 million+ YouTube plays to date. She has recorded studio projects with some of today’s most respected and iconic artists within the industry such as: Prince, Ryan Adams, Ringo Starr, Brian Wilson, Jackson Browne, Joe Walsh, Toto, Todd Rundgren and Trevor Rabin. She has also performed live with Sting, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Mick Jagger, Steven Tyler, Buddy Guy, David Gilmour and Billy Gibbons – which led to her role anchoring Pharrell and Hans Zimmer on the 2015 GRAMMY Awards. Tal has also appeared on major TV network A&E performing with Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter.
Tal Wilkenfeld 2016 Tour Dates:
July 3 Summerfest @ Milwaukee, WI
July 5 Montreal Jazz Festival @ Montreal, QC
July 7 Quebec City Int’l Summer Festival @ Quebec, QC
July 8 Ottawa Blues Festival @ Ottawa, ON
July 10 Vancouver Island Musicfest @ Vancouver, BC
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