Psych R&B band Unknown Mortal Orchestra are heading back to Perth to play Badlands Bar on Tuesday, September 18. The tour is set to celebrate their tops new album Sex & Food out this Friday, April 6.
The band fronted by Ruban Nielson (formerly of The Mint Chicks) they were last in Australia for a string of shows in 2015. Promising to deliver something otherworldly, with the band’s live performances often descending into hypnotic psychedelic jams, Nielson says of their unique sound: “I wanted to embrace this abandoned genre of rock music.”
Unknown Mortal Orchestra have released three singles from the upcoming album, all to high praise, Everyone Acts Crazy Nowadays, American Guilt and Not In Love We’re Just High.
Sex & Food is out this Friday, April 6. Unknown Mortal Orchestra play Badlands Bar on Tuesday, September 18.