WE ARE GENERAL MOJO'S

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Photo - Mike Shirley-Donnelley / Curious Quail

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Photo - Jake Hanson (@trulybogus)

Photo - Jake Hanson (@trulybogus)

Photo - Jake Hanson (@trulybogus)


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Dune Butler - Vocals, Bass

Heather Thomas - Vocals, Percussion

David Salonen - Vocals, Guitar

Eric Vanderbilt-Mathews - Vocals, Keyboard, Sax

Sam Veatch - Drums, Percussion

 

Recent Press

100 Best Songs of 2018: Never Known - General Mojo’s - Big Smile Magazine

“Never Known” is the finest effort off of their 2018 EP, “All The Greats”, and it showcases the bands rare chemistry better than almost any other track in their repertoire. Vocalist/Bassist Dune Butler and Vocalist/Percussionist Heather Thomas duet together beautifully, as their voices meld together in a celestial haze of reverb and chorus effects. Meanwhile, guitar and synth lines wash over a propulsive yet restrained bass line. (Read full article)

Psychedelic band General Mojo’s comes to Jazzbones for Winter Solstice - Tacoma Weekly

“All of the Greats,” the album’s title song, is introduced by bass and drums that are soon joined by keyboards that take the listener on an astral trip to a tranquil desert, where one might expect to meet Carlos Castaneda and his mentor, the Yaqui sorcerer known as Don Juan. During a trippy interlude within the song, wild electronics play with the imagination before you are gently returned to the comfort of a harmonic zone. An airy echo chamber is your exit from this sonic ride. (Read full article)

“Their poppy psychedelia is captivating.” - Music Marauders

The high-energy driving opening song, powered by drummer Sam Veatch and singer Heather Thomas (who also drums for local group Bad News Botanists), featured a keys solo by Eric Vanderbilt-Mathews. The second song featured bassist Dune Butler, the driving core of the band. The timbre of his voice has a conversational earnestness that paired beautifully with Thomas.(Read full article)

Seattle Psych-Pop Boosters General Mojo’s Strike Electronic Gold With ‘All of the Greats’ - Glide Magazine

On their new EP All of the GreatsGeneral Mojo’s manage to cram a vision-quests’ worth of soaring vocal harmonies, multicolored oil-drip synth lines, and shimmering fuzz-guitar wash into a concise – and incredibly compelling – journey. Reach out and take their hands, and they’ll lead you into a world where everything is just a little more colorful (and quite a lot groovier.) (Read full article)

Seattle Band's 24-Hour Jam Session Will Help Women in Construction - Seattle Magazine

"Local psychedelic pop band General Mojo’s wants its music to combat gender inequality. But not just in an inspirational sense. (Read full article)

 

Artist Home Premiere: “Dandelion Seeds,” by General Mojo's - Artist Home

The Seattle powerhouse that is General Mojo’s plays trippy, psychedelic music that floats, sits, examines and is taken by the breeze again. Co-fronted by Heather Thomas, a standout vocalist and one of the city’s best drummers, General Mojo’s have set their sights on a July 6th EP release with Vaudeville Etiquette at the Southgate Roller Rink. To preview the show, we wanted to catch up with Thomas and ask her about her work in the band and to premier a new track from the upcoming record. (Read full article)


Featured videos

It Gets Okayer - Written by General Mojo's, Featuring special guests Delvón Lamarr and Andy Coe.

ALL OF THE GREATS - Written by General Mojo's | Directed by Sam Veatch | Starring Makayla Mai, Phoebe Tate, Hudson Palmer

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