Bass Player: Abby Travis and Sumo Princess To Release New Singles, Announce Shows
Bass and drums duo Sumo Princess has been described as a cross between Royal Blood, Devo , Television and Black Sabbath and Elettrodomestico has been described as a satanic electro-pop version of The Mommas and Poppas.
Los Angeles based art-core duo Sumo Princess, feat vocalist/bassist Abby Travis (Go-Go’s, Masters of Reality, Eagles of Death Metal, Cher, Beck, Farflung,) and drummer Gene Trautmann (Queens of the Stone Age, Eagles of Death Metal, Mark Lanegan Tour, Miracle Workers) to tour in April with Jane (Go-Gos) Wiedlin’s Elettrodomestico.
After working together in The Go-Go’s for the past 7 years. Wiedlin and Travis thought it would be fun to have their respective bands join forces for this run. Bass and drums duo Sumo Princess has been described as a cross between Royal Blood, Devo , Television and Black Sabbath and Elettrodomestico has been described as a satanic electro-pop version of The Mommas and Poppas.
In conjunction with the tour Sumo Princess is releasing two 7” limited edition vinyl picture disc singles. The band collaborated with 9 different artists to create 9 different numbered editions of these singles. Star Spangled Banner/ Tinsel Man will be released in 4 editions featuring the art of Brian Grillo, Jacobine Van Der Meer, Jim Herrington and Pat Arnao. You Will Break/ Sumo Princess will be available in five editions featuring the artwork of Rocky Schenck, Darcy Yates, Snakesweaters, Tommy Greñas, and Joe Travis.
4/5 Pappy & Harriets, Pioneetown CA
4/6 Alex’s Bar, Longbeach, CA
4/7 The Redwood Bar, Downtown Los Angeles, CA
4/12 The Chapel, San Francisco, CA
4/13 The Hideaway, Sacramento, CA
4/14 The Ivy Room, Albany, CA
To stream and download the singles click here: https://sumoprincess.bandcamp.com/(also available on iTunes, google play and amazon.) Collectable vinyl releases available 4/3 at www.sumoprincessband.com