Jim Jones & The Righteous Mind
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“Incendiary Rock N Roll at it’s best” – Classic Rock
“A truly mesmerizing swampy Beast” -- Vive Le Rock
Jim Jones & The Righteous Mind will release “Something’s Gonna Get Its Hands On You” the 4th single from their recent critically lauded debut album Super Natural on MaSonic. Impact date for “Something’s Gonna Get Its Hands On You” will be 17th November 2017.
In conjunction with the single release, Jim Jones & The Righteous Mind will be rocking the UK for the final time this year, along with a slew of dates on the continent. Tickets for their upcoming shows are now on sale and can be purchased via the bands website: http://www.righteousmind.co.uk
Recorded and mixed at London’s Space Eko East Studio, Super Natural is available in CD, vinyl and download formats on the band’s own label MaSonic (under license to Hound Gawd! Records). Jones’ musical history has spanned several bands including The Jim Jones Revue, Black Moses and Thee Hypnotics, but Jim Jones & The Righteous Mind is his most ambitious musical effort to date. Here they are in action in their video for album track “Heavy Lounge”:
Jim Jones & The Righteous Mind are: Jim Jones (lead vocals & guitar); Malcolm Troon (guitar; pedal steel & backing vocals) Matt Millership (keyboards & backing vocals); Gavin Jay (bass guitar, upright bass & backing vocals); Phil Martini (drums & backing vocals).
“With his latest incarnation a hefty dose of voodoo has been stirred into the pot of Jones’ own particular sonic gumbo, and it’s a heady brew.” – The Arts Desk
"Jones is clearly in the business of thwarting expectations; no bad thing whenthe group are as good as this…….It’s controlled chaos and The Righteous Mind deliver on all levels tonight" - Louder Than War
“Roll over the Revue, it's time for The Righteous Mind” – MOJO
“Seductive, slow burn narco rock” – The Independent
"Channelling the moody atmospherics of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds... Boil Yer Blood ramps up the raunch with whisky-soured hellaciousness to spare" – Classic Rock
Singer/guitarist Jim Jones’s distinctive musical history has spanned several incarnations including The Jim Jones Revue, Black Moses and Thee Hypnotics.
The latest manifestation of his ever-evolving sonic vision, Jim Jones & The Righteous Mind were in the studio recording a new collection of songs a mere five days after the Revue’s final sold out show at London’s Forum, setting course for darker musical waters in search of rare and exotic beasts.
The band are
Jim Jones - Vocals / Guitar Gavin Jay - Electric Bass / Contrabass / B Vocals Mal Troon - Guitar / Pedal Steel / B Vocals Matt Millership - Piano / Organ / B Vocals Phil Martini - Drums / Percussion / B vocals