Devon’s SXSW schedule will characteristic a efficiency for Willie Nelson’s famed Luck Reunion occasion on March 16, and contains showcases with Waterloo Information, PASTE, All Collectively Now, ACL Radio, Tito’s, Relix, Solar Radio, Jam within the Van and an official SXSW showcase with A2IM. See the total SXSW schedule and present tour dates beneath.
Gilfillian’s Love You Anyway is an intoxicating, genre-crossing album, spanning soul, hip-hop, R&B, and rock, all beneath the banner of Black pleasure. Love You Anyway options his newest single “All I Really Wanna Do,” an alluring Temps-infused tune that The Philadelphia Inquirer referred to as “an irresistible slinky and soulful, candy-colored invitation.” The observe not too long ago made its radio debut on the High 25 Billboard Grownup Different and High 10 on the Americana Singles chart.
Produced by Jeremy Lutito (Pleasure Oladokun, NEEDTOBREATHE), Love You Anyway, confronts in addition to comforts. Chronicling Gilfillian’s journey as a Black artist dwelling in twenty first century America, the album’s 10 unique tracks, (all co-written by Gilfillian) are as a lot about preventing for what you imagine in: fairness and illustration, as it’s about love, discovering it, making it, and channeling it into each side of our lives.
Rising up in Philadelphia, Gilfillian found that the towering icons of his musician father’s period—Ray Charles, Stevie Surprise, Otis Redding, The Temptations—had been simply as formative and thrilling as discovering the brand new sounds of his personal era: Wu-Tang Clan, Infamous B.I.G., and Jay-Z, who all impressed him in numerous methods. Bursting on the scene in 2020 along with his extremely regarded debut album Black Gap Rainbow, he obtained glowing acclaim from NPR, the New York Occasions, PASTE and The Tennessean, amongst many others. Then later that 12 months, Gilfillian re-recorded and launched Marvin Gaye’s iconic album, What’s Going On, which raised funds for low-income communities of shade, and offered sources and schooling across the democratic course of.
Now, with Love You Anyway, Devon Gilfillian pays it ahead. Conjuring the uncooked, attractive feelings of his predecessors and the next-level manufacturing grooves of his R&B and hip-hop contemporaries, Gilfillian is taking soul music into an thrilling and restorative new future.
Devon Gilfillian – Love You Anyway TRACK LIST:
1. All I Actually Wanna Do
2. The Recipe
3. Brown Sugar Queen (feat. Janice)
4. Proper Form Of Loopy
5. Let The Water Movement
6. Imma Let My Physique Transfer
7. Higher Damaged
8. Observe The Chief
9. Righteous (feat. Nathaniel Rateliff)
10. Piano (Interlude)
11. Love You Anyway
Devon Gilfillian On Tour:
FEB 10 -17 – Miami, FL – Cayamo Cruise
MAR 13 -19 – Austin, TX – SXSW
APR 17 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge (album launch present)
APR 22 – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
APR 23 – Charlotte, NC – Tuck Fest
MAY 26 – Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium *Supporting Emily King
JUN 9 – Selbyville, DE – Freeman Arts Pavillion
JUN 10 – Boston, MA – Chief Financial institution Pavilion
JUN 11 – Gilford, NH – Financial institution of New Hampshire Pavilion
JUN 17 – Manchester, TN – Bonnaroo
MAR 14 – Waterloo Information – Waterloo Information (Austin, TX)
MAR 15 – Paste – Excessive Midday
MAR 15 – A2IM – Seven Grand
MAR 16 – Luck Reunion
MAR 17 – KGSR ACL Radio – Lodge Van Zandt
MAR 17 – Relix x Brooklyn Bowl – Empire Management Room & Storage
MAR 17 – Imoegen x Willie – South Congress Ave
MAR 18 – Tito’s – Venue TBA
MAR 18 – Jam within the Van – The Armadillo Den