Groundbreaking Progressive Music Band Magma Announces 2016 North American Tour


Magma, one of the seminal progressive rock bands of the 1970s has announced its 2016 North American Tour. Magma is known for its sensational mix of rock, jazz, odd time signatures, theatrical choir arrangements, heavy and distorted pulsing electric bass, epic pieces, downtempo grooves and much more. The legendary influential group led by drummer Christian Vander will be performing new and classic Magma material.

The current lineup includes Christian Vander on drums, vocals; Stella Vander on vocals and percussion; Isabelle Feuillebois on vocals and percussion; Hervé Aknin on vocals; Jérôme Martineau on Fender Rhodes; Benoit Alziary on vibraphone; Jim Grandcamp on guitar; and Philippe Bussonnet on bass.

Magma’s most recent releases include Slag Tanz, Ëmëhntëhtt-Ré, Félicité Thösz, and the 12-CD live collection Kohnzert Zund.

March 15 – San Diego, CA at Brick By Brick –
March 16 – Los Angeles, CA at The Regent –
March 18 – San Francisco, CA at Great American Music Hall –
March 19 – Portland, OR at Wonder Ballroom –
March 20 – Seattle, WA at Crocodile –
March 22 – Denver, CO at Gothic Theater –
March 23 – Cleveland, OH at Beachland Ballroom –
March 25 – Chicago, IL at Reggies –
March 26 – Chicago, IL at Reggies –
March 27 – Austin, TX at Mohawk –
March 29 – Atlanta, GA – TBA
March 30 – Philadelphia, PA at Underground Arts –
April 1 – New York City at Le Poisson Rouge –
April 2 – Toronto, ON at Opera House –


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