Funk aficionados The New Mastersounds have a run of shows set for this weekend, but the band hit a slight snag when drummer Simon Allen revealed that he would not be able to perform. Fortunately, the ever-funky Alan Evans has been tapped to fill in behind the kit, lending his soulful rhythms to the esteemed ensemble.The shows in question run from this Thursday, August 4th through Sunday, August 7th, with stops at Wonder Bar in Asbury Park, NJ, Rocks Off Concert Cruise in New York, NY, and the ARISE Music Festival in Loveland, CO.You can see the dates and the band’s announcement, below:The New Mastersounds Tour Dates With Alan Evans08.04 – Wonder Bar – Asbury Park, NJ08.05 – Rocks Off Concert Cruise – New York, NY08.06 & 08.07 – ARISE Music Festival – Loveland, CO
LATEST STORIES Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. “Overall the whole team showed character,” Reichelt said. “Especially now with a tight schedule, it’s very hard. It took us ten minutes to fully show our focus. In the end, it was a well deserved win at home.”The Busmen jacked up their tally to 28 points from 11 matches, six points ahead of Kaya Iloilo, which hosts Ceres on Saturday at Iloilo Sports Complex. Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina View comments The way the Busmen played, though, Wednesday night, seemed to belie concerns about the team’s precarious calendar.Reasserting its mastery of the Davao Aguilas, Ceres-Negros came from behind to forge a 2-1 victory that also firmed up its hold of top spot in the Philippines Football League at Panaad Stadium in Bacolod City.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown“The players gave everything and were really professionals,” Vidakovic said. “I’m very proud of them.”Playing their fifth match in two weeks, the defending champions Busmen dug deep and were rewarded with goals from Carlie De Murga and Patrick Reichelt, after James Younghusband put Davao in front 15 minutes into the match. MOST READ Lago bags three crowns in Ormoc tennis tournament Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew There was an understandable tinge of lament in the voice of Ceres-Negros coach Risto Vidakovic, as he discussed his team’s compressed schedule.“It’s a very big risk for injuries,” he said. “Somebody has to think about that.”ADVERTISEMENT Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations Lacson: Calamity fund cut; where did P4 billion go?