Press Release | September 14, 2016
Piuma releases instrumental EP benefiting TreePeople
and also announces the release dates of the new single
Live Laugh Love and LP Born
(Los Angeles, California – September 14, 2016) Piuma (py-ooma) releases today, the instrumental version of his self-titled EP. The record is available on Apple Music, Spotify, and all other music streaming providers. Twenty percent of streaming revenues of the Piuma EP, vinyl playback release, and instrumental album are donated to TreePeople. TreePeople is a Los Angeles nonprofit organization that has planted over 2 million trees over the past 40 years.
Piuma also announces today that the new single Live Laugh Love, will be released on October 6, 2016. The single is part of the new LP Born due out November 4, 2016.
Piuma's instrumental EP features HiFi versions of each song from the original album. A free download of the album is included with Piuma on Limited Edition Vinyl at the Piuma Shop. The album art is shown above and a high resolution download is available here.
Piuma is a progressive funk rock band from Los Angeles, California, led by guitarist/vocalist/multi-instrumentalist David Small. Piuma’s self-titled EP received press from The Vinyl Factory, Modern Vinyl, Collectively, A Journal of Musical Things, etc., and is in stock at top LA record stores like Amoeba Music, Vacation Vinyl, Stax of Wax, and Permanent Records. International vinyl record distributer Vinylmnky now features signed copies of Piuma’s EP as one of their Spotlight Albums. Pandora compares the record to The Black Keys. Recently, Piuma’s live recordings of the singles As Far As the Eye Can See and Beyond the Bubble premiered on Relix and Songwriting Magazine. Piuma's recent article and video on Building an Eco-Friendly Recording Studio was published by Permaculture Magazine and reported on by Collectively.
Piuma is a carbon positive album; For each copy of Piuma distributed, $1.00 is donated to the Los Angeles non-profit TreePeople, which has been planting trees throughout Southern California for over 42 years.
Piuma (EP) - Instrumental - on YouTube
Piuma (EP) - Vinyl Playback - on YouTube
Piuma (EP) - Instrumental on Spotify
Piuma (EP) - Vinyl Playback on Spotify
Spotify Player - Piuma (EP) Instrumental - (Click the "< / >" to embed when hovering)
Piuma (Instrumental EP) - Cover Art
Cover Art, Photos, & Logos
Piuma (EP) on Vinyl
Signed Copies through Vinylmnky
For more information, please contact:
Shining Light Records