Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound


Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound bring forth a funky, lyrically charged racket that is explosive, yet intimate. Taking cues from the dance bands of western Louisiana (and his native Midwest,), the streets (and 45's) of New Orleans, touring African and Caribbean combos and the soul, funk & blues of his youth, Paul Cebar is a masterful synthesist of rhythmic culture.  His time spent in his second home of New Orleans, as a musicologist in Florida, and as a journeyman wanderer in Cuba, is reflected in his musical worldview.   At the core is gifted songwriting, and the company Paul keeps bears it out:  Bonnie Raitt, Nick Lowe, Chris Smither, John Hiatt and Cesar Rosas are among his friends and admirers.  Tomorrow Sound are an elite crew.   Drummer Reggie Bordeaux, New Orleans native percussionist Mac Perkins, and bassist Mike Fredrickson, throw down some of the best dance grooves in the business.  Multi-instrumentalist Bob Jennings adds the luxury of implying a much larger ensemble with his multi-hued contributions on keys and reeds.  Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound's latest album, “Fine Rude Thing” is out now. The songs “Baby Shake” and “You Owe it to Me” feature Cebar's unique mixture of R&B, Caribbean and New Orleans style.


Fine Rude Thing, 2014
One Little Light On, 2009
Tomorrow Sound Now for YES Music People, 2007
Suchamuch, 2001

The Get-Go, 1997

Upstroke for the Downfolk , 1996

I Can't Dance for You, 1996

That Unhinged Thing, 1993

Tour Dates

08-27-2016 La Crosse, WI
The Great River Folk Festival

09-02-2016 Berwyn, IL

09-08-2016 Syracuse, NY

09-09-2016 Northampton, MA
The Parlor Room

09-10-2016 Exeter, RI
Bishop’s Castle

09-11-2016 Fall River, MA
Narrows Festival of the Arts

09-14-2016 Washington, DC
Gypsy Sally’s

09-15-2016 Hammonton, NJ
Fall Camp Jam in the Pines

09-16-2016 Baltimore, MD
Creative Alliance at The Patterson

09-30-2016 St. Paul, MN
The Blues Saloon

10-01-2016 Madison, WI
The Harmony Bar

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