Victor Wooten Announces New Album, Fall Tour

Victor Wooten Trio

Get ready: Victor Wooten has announced he will be releasing a new solo album this fall. TRYPNOTYX will be available on September 5th and will be his first solo record since 2012.

The bass guru will is joined by his latest trio featuring monster drummer Dennis Chambers and saxophonist Bob Franceschini. Guest artists will include vocalist Varijashree Venugopal and “voicetrumentalist” comedian Michael Winslow.

Further details have yet to be released, but TRYPNOTYX is available for pre-order in CD and vinyl packages via Wooten’s website. He’s also offering personalized packages including autographed copies plus a t-shirt and baseball cap. The trio will continue their touring this fall in support of the album, starting in Seattle and working their way across the U.S.

Until then, check out this trio performance of “Funky D” from Madison Square Garden:

Victor Wooten Trio Fall 2017 Tour Dates:

Sep 28 - Oct 1Jazz AlleySeattle, WA
Oct 2Rev Hall - HEPortland, OR
Oct 3OK TheaterEnterprise, OR
Oct 4CargoReno, NV
Oct 5-6Yoshi’sOakland, CA
Oct 7MusicboxSan Diego, CA
Oct 26The ArkAnn Arbor, MI
Oct 27RexPittsburgh, PA
Oct 28WoodlandsColumbus, OH
Oct 29C2G Music HallFort Wayne, IN
Oct 30HeadlinersLouisville, KY
Nov 1Blue NoteColumbia, MO
Nov 2VogueIndianapolis, IN
Nov 3Songbird Guitar MuseumChattanooga, TN
Nov 4Beachland BallroomCleveland, OH
Nov 5City WineryChicago, IL
Nov 7Madrid TheaterKansas City, MO
Nov 8Gothic TheatreDenver, CO
Nov 9Caribou RoomNederland, CO
Dec 8-9The SinclairCambridge, MA
Dec 10The EggAlbany, NY
Dec 12Brooklyn BowlBrooklyn, NY
Dec 13Towne CrierBeacon, NY
Dec 14AnthologyRochester, NY
Dec 15Keswick TheatreGlenside, PA
Dec 169:30 ClubWashington, DC

Get daily bass updates.

Get the latest news, videos, lessons, and more in your inbox every morning.

Share your thoughts