Toro Y Moi releases “50-50” video

Toro Y Moi has released a new video for "50-50."
Toro Y Moi "50-50"

Today, Toro y Moi returns to share a new video. The visual for “50-50” finds Chaz reuniting with directors Justin Morris and Colin Matsui, who also worked on his “Omaha” video, as Chaz is isolated in a barren wasteland, stuck between a dream and a nightmare. The track, which features teenage electronic producer Instupendo, is off Toro’s current release Outer Peace, available via Carpark Records.

The visual follows Toro y Moi closing out the sold-out second leg of its US tour, with performances at New Orleans’ BUKU Music + Art festival, Bakersfield’s Lightning in a Bottle, London’s All Points East, and two shows alongside Chromeo, Noname and Ian Isiah, including a newly announced show at Berkeley’s Greek Theatre on June 15.

Outer Peace follows Toro Y Moi’s 2017 release Boo Boo and sees Toro continuing to explore its limits sonically and thematically, serving as a homecoming celebration of an album that was written and recorded in the Bay Area after spending a year in Portland surrounded by the solace of nature. A stark contrast to Boo Boo, the new album radiates with a joyous energy that incorporates contemporary hip hop, funk, and Eurodance elements into a dynamic soundscape that remains true to Toro’s distinct identity.

Toro y Moi
Outer Peace
Carpark Records
January 18, 2019

1. Fading
2. Ordinary Pleasure
3. Laws of the Universe
4. Miss Me (feat. ABRA)
5. New House
6. Baby Drive It Down
7. Freelance
8. Who I Am
9. Monte Carlo (feat. WET)
10. 50-50 (feat. Instupendo)

Toro Y Moi
Live Dates

3/22 – New Orleans, LA @ BUKU Music + Art Project
3/24 – Boise, ID @ Treefort Music Fest
4/19 – Brooklyn, NY @ Good Room (DJ SET) – SOLD OUT
4/20 – Washington, DC @ U Street Music Hall (DJ SET) – SOLD OUT
4/17 – Tequila, Mexicao @ Akamba Festival
4/25 – Mexico City, Mexico @ Auditorio Blackberry
5/8-13 – Bakersfield, CA @ Lightning in a Bottle
5/22 – Lisbon, Portugal @ Lisboa Ao Vivo
5/23 – Porto, Portugal @ Hard Club
5/24-25 – Madrid, Spain @ Tomavistas Festival
5/26 – London, UK @ All Points East
5/31 – Hamburg, Germany @ Mojo Club
6/1 – Hilvarenbeek, Netherlands @ Best Kept Secret Festival
6/2 – Paris, France @ We Love Green
6/15 – Berkeley, CA @ The Greek Theatre (w/ Chromeo, Noname & Ian Isiah)
6/16 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl (w/ Chromeo, Noname & Ian Isiah)
7/26 – Niigata, Japan @ Fuji Rock Festival ’19