By Arya Jha
Friday, November 9th and Saturday November 10th, 2012 mark the return of Tea Leaf Green to the Brooklyn Bowl. They last played a two night set in Brooklyn at the Brooklyn Bowl, in February 2011, selling out pre-sale tickets to the venue both times. The same month, Tea Leaf Green additionally sold out a show at the Highline Ballroom and the Bowery Ballroom in Manhattan. The five-piece jam band has been touring steadily since 1998, and they are sure to impress. Radio Tragedy, their seventh studio album, was released this past June, sparking a Fall tour throughout the Northeast and Southwest. They are touring with the up and coming Brooklyn Bowl regulars, Moon Taxi, an indie band from Nashville.
This upcoming 2012 Fall TLG Tour marks the first tour having Cochrane McMillan as the official drummer of Tea Leaf Green. He first began playing with Tea Leaf Green in Winter 2011, as a replacement of their original drummer, Scott Rager. The band provides a homegrown crowd, full of long time fans as well as recent discoverers of the long standing psychedelic rock sounds which Tea Leaf Green provides. You can find all of their Fall 2012 Tour Dates on the Tea Leaf Green Website, and you can purchase tickets to their two night set at the Brooklyn Bowl here.