STEVE MASON'S BEEN VERY BUSY
Steve Mason | 12/04/11
Steve Mason releases new single, All Come Down, through Double Six on Monday May 2nd 2011. The stunning single is one of the stand-out tracks from his much-applauded solo album, Boys Outside, which was released last year and subsequently featured in many end of year ‘best ofs’ including Q, Mojo and NME. The 10-track album was produced by Richard X and Steve Mason.
You can watch the beautiful new video for ‘All Come Down’ here, directed by James Gardner
Friends Hervé and Justin Robertson have also leant a hand at remixing the track, Herve with a beautiful ghost house remix of the song, and then Justin with a more dub styled house remix.
Steve is currently on a UK headline tour, where he is playing some of his biggest shows to date. Full list of Steve’s forthcoming live dates are as follows:
April 12th Manchester The Deaf Institute
April 13th London Scala
April 15th Belfast The Spring and Airbrake
April 16th Dublin Record Store Day Instore, Tower (acoustic)
April 16th Dublin The Button Factory
April 17th Galway Roisin Dubh
May 17th Brighton Komedia
May 19th Liverpool Masque Theatre
July 16th Sweden Hultsfred Festival
Steve is currently in the studio with the legendary producer / musician Dennis Bovell working on a ‘dub version’ of the Boys Outside album. One of the leading lights of U.K. reggae, Bovell gained renown with his own group, Matumbi and also worked with the likes of Linton Kwesi Johnson, I-Roy, Janet Kay. He also produced a wide diversity of bands including The Pop Group, Orange Juice and The Slits. The album is nearing completion and release plans will be announced shortly.