15/11/2019 | Le Bureau Export Paris

North America | Papooz to make its live debut in the USA and Canada

Papooz will make its live debut to the USA and Canada in early 2020. The tour is produced by French booking agency Radical Production and is made of 7 dates in the USA and 4 dates in Canada, running from February 18 to March 3, 2020.

Ulysse Cottin and Armand Penicaut launched their musical project Papooz in 2012. It caught the attention of the English-speaking media since 2017. British daily The Guardian picked the band to featured on their “New Band of the Week #140”, back in February 20, 2017. At the time, the band was dubbed “masters of the infectious pop throwback”. Since 2017, the band has also been featured in other British music media such as NME, British GQ, Clash Magazine, The National Student, God is in the TV

In the USA, the band caught the attention of music discovery platform Earmilk earlier this year. The blog shared the release of single “Theatrical State of Mind”, extrait de l’album Night Sketches (Half Awake Records).

This first North American tour will be the occasion for Papooz to extend their fanbase and share their tropical pop and wild bossa nova to the American and Canadian audience.

Papooz’s tour dates: