Chicago's Lubriphonic Join Roster of Progressive Global Agency for National Bookings

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Renowned Agency Books Such Artists as R.E.M., Widespread Panic, Dead Confederate; New Relationship Lands Lubriphonic New Tour Dates In Support of British Funk Artists The New Mastersounds, Band Offers Free Live Downloads In Celebration

Lubriphonic

Superb, adventurous, diverse, simply mesmerizing instrumental work. Steeped in soul, rock, pop, and blues Lubriphonic's members play with a tenacity and precision that sets them apart from equally proficient bands.

Chicago rock funk outfit, Lubriphonic, announced today its exclusive relationship with Progressive Global Agency, the successful office handling such international talent as R.E.M., Widespread Panic, Dead Confederate and many others.

Veteran PGA agent Daniel Titcomb will be handling the booking for all of Lubriphonic's upcoming shows, who tour an average of over 175 shows a year. The agency recently secured Lubriphonic as the opening act for the U.K. act The New Mastersounds on an April tour of the Southeast culminating in a show in New Orleans during Jazz & Heritage Festival. In celebration the group is offering a free download of over 90 minutes of live recordings via its website.

Chicago's Lubriphonic has a tight and raw sound which is immediately familiar, fusing the roots of soul with explosive in-your-face delivery and sensuous R&B dance music. Witnessing the band's fiery sound live, the responsible agent for Lubriphonic at PGA says, "I'm looking forward to the future with such a tight and explosive outfit."

Lubriphonic band manager Paul Doppelt adds, "This relationship endorses the band's mission to take the music even farther. We are thrilled to be partnering with PGA and look forward to hitting the road even harder."

With its upbeat and accessible performances resonating with audiences nationwide, Lubriphonic will open for The New Mastersounds on the following dates:

April 17 - Club 828 - Asheville, NC
April 18 - Blue 5 - Roanoke, Virginia
April 20 - Cat's Cradle - Carrboro, NC
April 21 - Pisgah Brewery - Black Mountain, NC
April 22 - Barley's Tap - Knoxville, TN
April 23 - Vanderbilt University - Nashville, TN
April 24 - 412 Market - Chattanooga, TN
April 25 - Visulite Theatre - Charlotte, NC
April 27 - Blazers Tavern - Valdosta, GA
April 28 - Engine Room - Tallahassee, FL
April 29 - Soul Kitchen - Mobile, AL
April 30 - House Of Blues - New Orleans, LA

The Lubriphonic sound is full of precision orchestrations made up of blazing guitar work, unison three piece horn lines, soulful songwriting, bluesy vocals and the habit to cut the funk loose. The best description of the band's sound comes from Relix Magazine: "Superb, adventurous, diverse, simply mesmerizing instrumental work. Steeped in soul, rock, pop, and blues Lubriphonic's members play with a tenacity and precision that sets them apart from equally proficient bands."

The Chicago based septet has independently toured across the country and performed at the High Sierra Music Festival, Telluride Blues & Brews Festival and is slated in 2010 for appearances at numerous prestigious events including the Strawberry Music Festival, Chicago Blues Festival, Gathering of the Vibes, and the Bear Creek Music Festival. Lubriphonic has opened for beloved national acts such as Buddy Guy, Maceo Parker, George Clinton & Funkadelic, The Derek Trucks Band, Buckwheat Zydeco, Jon Popper Project, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, The Greyboy Allstars and many more.

In addition to the live sampler offering on its website, Lubriphonic is also offering free downloads of recordings of four additional shows to registered members of the website.

Official Lubriphonic homepage: http://www.lubriphonic.com

Lubriphonic on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Lubriphonic

Lubriphonic Video Channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/lubriphonic

Lubriphonic on MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/lubriphonic

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