VIDEO: INTERVIEW – Bob Moses at Outside Lands 2019

2019 has been a busy year for Grammy award-winning duo Bob Moses, having been on the road since the release of their sophomore album, Battle Lines late last year. The Vancouver-bred, Los Angeles-based band comprised of Tom Howie and Jimmy Vallance have played milestone festivals this year including Coachella, Governors Ball, Outside Lands, Firefly, Electric Forest and Osheaga. Battle Lines garnered critical acclaim upon its release, which included the single “Back Down” that got significant airplay on commercial radio. In speaking about the album, the duo stated, “This record is about the battles and struggles we all live through. Battles within ourselves, battles with and within our society, battles between each other, with our loved ones, battles between ideologies. It’s also about struggling to identify where those battles lines start and end, and what within us and within our environments cause these struggles, and ultimately cause our suffering. It’s also about the struggle to reconcile with those things, somehow.” The band will continue touring in support of the album that was named one of Billboard’s Best Electronic Albums of 2018 and are currently touring with Phantogram that will extend through September an culminate with a trio of shows with Rufus Du Sol.

B-Sides caught up with Bob Moses during Outside Lands to talk about Paul Simon, who also played Outside Lands, how they’ve handled their recent success and more. Check out the interview:


9/3/2019 Boston, MA House of Blues*
9/6/2019 Washington, DC The Anthem*
9/9/2019 Atlanta, GA The Tabernacle*
9/10/2019 Birmingham, AL Avondale Brew*
9/12/2019 Houston, TX White Oak Music Hall*
9/13/2019 Dallas, TX The Bomb Factory 
9/14/2019 Austin, TX Stubbs

9/16/2019 Phoenix, AZ Van Buren 
9/18/2019 San Francisco, CA BGCA
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10/2/2019 Morrison, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre w/Rufus du Sol
10/3/2019 Morrison, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre w/Rufus du Sol
10/5/2019 Los Angeles, CA State Historic State Park w/Rufus du Sol

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