Galactic will appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live March 4. The group will perform the song “Bacchus” with New Orleans-bred soul singer Allen Toussaint and “Heart of Steel” with Cyril Neville of the famed Neville Brothers. Neville will join Galactic for select dates this winter. In related news, the band has confirmed both a series of New Orleans dates around Jazz Fest and three shows at Brooklyn, NY’s Brooklyn Bowl this June.
April 23 New Orleans, LA—Tipitina’s Uptown
April 24 New Orleans, LA—Riverboat Creole Queen (with Kirk Joseph’s 504 Brass Band)
May 1 New Orleans, LA—New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
May 1 New Orleans, LA—Howlin’ Wolf (with the Funky Meters and Rebirth Brass Band)
June 3-5 Brooklyn, NY—Brooklyn Bowl
Galactic will perform at Missoula, MT’s Wilma Theatre this evening. Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe is also on the bill.