The Tontons Strike Gold

Houston natives The Tontons rock and roll with equal parts pop and soul. Their EP Golden glistens with vibrant fervor. Front-woman, Asli Omar, delivers fierce attitude and vocals supported by brothers Adam and Justin Martinez on guitars and drums, and Tom Nguyen on bass. Listen to the single above and find out why they’re a band worth watching.

After hitting up SXSW with 11 scheduled showcases, The Tontons will be in the studio wrapping up a full length album. Catch em while you can:

The Tontons on Tour:

08 – Houston, TX – Discovery Green at 7 pm
SXSW SCHEDULE
09 – Saturday – Holy Mountain (Convoy Group Party) at 1 pm
09 – Saturday – Stubb’s BBQ (Discovery Channel Party) at 10 pm
10 – Sunday – Stubb’s BBQ (Sailthru/Charity:Water Party) at 8 pm w/ Dawes
11 – Monday – Stubb’s BBQ (AudioTree Party) at 10:15 pm
12 – Tuesday – Cheer Up Charlies (No Play Music/Pop Press Intl Party) at 4:30 pm
13 – Wednesday – 512 BAR (SXSW Showcase) at 10 pm
14 – Thursday – Wuwu Sushi (Wuwu Fest) at 3:00 pm
15 – Friday – Jackalope (Requimme Mgmt Party) at 12:55 pm
16 – Saturday – Shiner Saloon (Eye In The Sky Party) at 1:00 pm
16 – Saturday – Brush Square Park (Rags To Riches Party) at 2:10 pm w/ P. Diddy
16 – Saturday – Hangar Lounge (SONY Red Music Showcase) at 3:30 pm
29 – San Antonio, TX – The Korova
30 – Austin, TX – Holy Mountain

APRIL
01 – Phoenix AZ – Yucca Tap Room
02 – Tucson, AZ – PLUSH
04 – San Diego, CA – The Griffin
05 – San Francisco, CA – Thee Parkside
07 – Santa Monica, CA – The Central
10 – Las Vegas, NV – Beauty Bar
11 – Salt Lake City, UT – Bar Deluxe
12 – Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge
13 – Lawrence, KS – Replay Lounge

MAY
5/17 – 5/19 – Gulf Shores, AL – Hangout Music Festival

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