Bonobo, AKA Simon Green is a British musician, producer and DJ.
Bonobo uses a wide variety of samples in his music combined with heavy, often complex basslines.
In 2004 he decided to follow the growing trend amongst electronic acts of playing with a full band.
The band plays live renditions of studio material, with a singer, keyboardist, guitarist, saxophonist, string section, electronics, and drummer. Simon mainly plays bass guitar, leads the band and writes.
The most current Album, The North Borders is the fifth studio album by Bonobo.
It was due for release on 1 April 2013, but was released early on the 21st March in digital format after a promotional copy was leaked.
The album charted at number 29 on the UK Album Charts.
The North Borders Tour is hitting the States April 2014!
3rd Apr Stage 48 New York, NY
10th Apr Brooklyn Bowl Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
11th Apr Coachella Indio, CA
14th Apr Catalyst Club, Santa Cruz, CA
15th Apr The Glass House, Pomona, CA
16th Apr Belly Up Tavern, Solana Beach, CA
17th Apr Majestic Ventura Theater, Ventura, CA
18th Apr Coachella, Indio, CA
19th Apr Neumos, Seattle, WA
25th Apr Euphoria Music Festival, Austin, TX
1st May Mono, Mexico City, MX
15th May Hangout Music Festival, Gulf Shores, AL
21st May Sugar Nightclub, Victoria, BC, CA
22nd May Spirit Bar, Nelson, BC, CA
23rd May, The Republik, Calgary, AB, CA
24th May, The Starlite Room, Edmonton, AB, CA
26th May, Movement Electronic Music Festival, Detroit, MI
Fan or no Fan, check out Simon Green & the rest of the Bonobo Band at www.BonoboMusic.com