Steve Mason has announced details of two U.K. shows for April 2013. These follow the release of his forthcoming album "Monkey Minds In The Devil’s Time", which due for release on March 18th via Domino Records offshoot Double Six.
Gigs announced are: April 10 - Manchester, Gorilla and April 11 - London, Village Underground
Mason recently unveiled the video (below) for his new single, "Oh My Lord", to be released digitally on the same day as the album.
The intentions and inspirations behind the new album are discussed in this short film:
Steve Mason has been active sine his time with The Beta Band ended in 2004. His last album, the much acclaimed "Boys Outside" released May 2010 was followed in July 2011 by a ‘dub version’ of the album, "Ghosts Outside", recorded with UK reggae legend Dennis Bovell. Steve had also recorded under the guises of King Biscuit Time and Black Affair following. Mason also provided a notable remix for Django Django’s "Life’s A Beach" from their acclaimed debut album.