Electronic turned “acoustic” dance trio Above & Beyond will be bringing their analog sound to Jacobs Pavilion on Wedenesday, May 24.
The trio of Jono Grant, Tony McGuinness and Paavo Siljamäki found fans and fame as DJs and purveyors of progressive trance music in the aughts with their remixes and singles such as “Northern Soul” featuring Richard Bedford. In 2014 the trio recorded the first of three “acoustic” album which took dance tracks from their albums and rearrange them with analog instrumentation. In 2018 the group released its biggest hit record in the U.S., “Common Ground“ which hit number 3 in the states and won best electornic/dance album at the 2019 International Dance Music Awards.
By the time Above & Beyond reaches Cleveland they will have released “Acoustic III” with acoustic versions of songs from “Common Ground” and other non-album singles. The tour will feature several of the band‘s past vocal collaborators including Marty Longstaff singer for The Lake Poets, Justine Suissa, Zoe Johnston and Sam Burger.
Neither ticket prices nor an on sale date were announced.