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22 February, 2021Print

Qobuz Presents: Tower of Power

Qobuz Presents: Tower of Power

Hi-Res music streaming and download service, Qobuz, is partnering with soul-funk R&B legends, Tower of Power, to bring listeners an exclusive album: 50 Years of Funk & Soul: Live at the Fox Theater (Artistry Music/Mack Avenue Music Group)Recorded to celebrate the group’s 50th anniversary over two nights in June 2018 at the iconic Fox Theater in the band's hometown of Oakland, CA, the album will be available exclusively on Qobuz for a month beginning February 26th.

As the first exclusive album campaign through Qobuz USA, this release marks the next phase in the company's pursuit to bring listeners the best quality sound and editorial content across every music genre. During the Qobuz exclusive period, PBS will air a TV broadcast of "Tower of Power: 50 Years of Funk and Soul," featuring an excerpt of the full release, on stations nationwide.

Catering especially to die-hard music fans, Qobuz offers in-depth essays (exclusive "Panorama" interactive articles), liner notes, lyrics, and other materials that soul, jazz, classical, and rock fans can't find on any other streaming service. Expanding into virtual events for music and audio fans now, too, Qobuz recently hosted the ‘John Coltrane at 60’ panel, which featured some of the foremost jazz experts/musicians of our time including Coltrane collaborator Archie Shepp, GRAMMY®-winning Coltrane historian Ashley Kahn, and more.

Watch this space for more on the exclusive release of 50 Years of Funk & Soul: Live at the Fox Theater on February 26th via Qobuz, and other exclusive releases coming via Qobuz as well.

For more information on the band, please contact:

Fiona Bloom • 646-764-0004

The Bloom Effect • fiona@thebloomeffect.com