On November 11th, True Groove Global Soul is honored to bring you a new album of cutting edge punk funk from no wave legend James Chance & The Contortions entitled 'The Flesh Is Weak' (produced by Tomás Doncker & James Dellatacoma). Get ready to contort yourself as you have never contorted yourself before, and if you are new to James Chance, well, get ready for a true New York original...Pre-order on iTunes now: http://radi.al/TheFleshIsWeakJChance.
Wrap your ears around "Melt Yourself Down," the brand new single from James Chance & The Contortions, over at Stereogum. Its the first taste of James' next album, The Flesh Is Weak, which he has been working on recently with Contortions member/producer Tomas Doncker and the folks at True Groove Records. The album will be available in November with some tour dates to accompany it. Melt Yourself Down here.
11/10 New York, NY @ Bowery Electric (album release show; tickets here)
11/12 Austin, TX @ Beerland (info here, only $5.00!)
12/10 Toronto, Canada @ The Rivoli (tickets here)
Here's a couple of images from a recent video shoot for a NEW James Chance album! James is rocking a jacket actually owned & worn by Liberace.
Thanks to Dylan Mars Greenberg. More info to come soon.