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SUMMER TOUR DATES 2014

Here are our summer tour dates. more tba 6/30 Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Bowl @brooklynbowl http://itsaschoolnight.com/newyork/ 7/2 New York, NY @ The Bowery Electric @boweryelectric http://www.theboweryelectric.com/special-editionthe-best-of-old-soul-revivalboth-floorsjouncejames-tillmanold-soul-revival-bandyahotehlynette-williamsmaria-brodskayaopen-bar-8-9-pm-3-12-1-am/ 7/4 Montauk, NY @ Ruschmeyer’s @ruschmeyers http://www.redbullsoundselect.com/events/2014/07/red-bull-sound-select-presents-a-weekend-in-montauk 7/8 Chicago, IL @ Schubas Tavern @schubas … Continue reading

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New Song “Lush” – Shaking Through Session

We are very excited to announce that we are part of Weathervane Music Organization’s 5th Season of Shaking Through which includes a brand new song and some really cool videos. We present to you “Lush”. Let us know what you … Continue reading

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SXSW 2014

Here is are schedule for SXSW 2014 3/11/2014 | Tuesday | 7:30PM | Empire Control Room | Heard Entertainment and Paypal Official SXSW Showcase | http://empireatx.com 3/12/2014 | Wednesday | 2:55PM | Thirsty Nickel | Big Picture Media Party | … Continue reading

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Charted on Billboard

The Tontons | “Make Out King and Other Stories of Love” #109 Heatseekers (Top New Artists) #44 Alternative Albums #5 Heatseekers (Region: South Central) Pick up a copy today! Download + CD: http://tontons.bandcamp.com/merch iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/make-out-king-other-stories/id808269184 Visit your local record store … Continue reading

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New Record Out Today

Excited to finally have our record out. It is available on Itunes, Google Play, Amazon and various other music download sites. We also have physicals available on our Bandcamp Page

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New Tour Dates and Record Release Show

We are doing a couple of dates with The Bright Light Social Hour. Also we are very excited to announce our record release show in Houston! 2/12/14 | George’s Majestic Lounge – Fayetteville, Ar # 2/13/14 | The Kessler – … Continue reading

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Pre Order “Make Out King and Other Stories of Love” on Itunes

Pre Order is available for our new record on Itunes. Out officially on Feb 18 2014. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/make-out-king-other-stories/id808269184?ls=1

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Village Voice Exclusive Premiere: Listen to the Tontons “Pony”

Listen to a song off of our new record “Make Out King and Other Stories of Love” over at Village Voice http://blogs.villagevoice.com/music/2014/01/tontons_pony_premiere.php

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New York Times “Tunes for the New Year From the Home Team”

Check out this little write up in the New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/05/us/tunes-for-the-new-year-from-the-home-team.html?smid=fb-share&_r=0

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Rolling Stone Premieres “Magic Hour”

Check Out New Song “Magic Hour” at RollingStone.com

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