LA’s Mating Ritual – a.k.a. Ryan Marshall Lawhon – has unveiled a live video of “Second Chance” today via Grimy Goods. WATCH HERE! The track is from his acclaimed debut album How You Gonna Stop It?, which was released via his own label Smooth Jaws on June 9, 2017. CLICK HERE to stream the full collection.
To celebrate the album release, Mating Ritual decided to do away with the traditional release party, and instead curated a benefit concert, No Matter What, on June 24 at The Hi Hat in LA. The day-long party will consist of performances by a group of LA-based musicians and benefit Planned ParenthoodPasadena and San Gabriel Valley. The event is presented by Vinyl Moon/Burning Ear and Smooth Jaws, and lineup includes performances by Mating Ritual, Beginners, DYAN, La Bouquet, Oddnesse, Inspired and the Sleep, The Openers, and DJ sets from Sir Sly, DJ L0L0 (From Pr0files) and Bad Wave. CLICK HERE for more information.