A BOOST FROM THE BBC

The Eggplants are grateful to the great songwriter/musician/BBC radio host Tom Robinson (BBC 6Music) for posting on Instagram about our London show and for tweeting out all our
UK tour dates ... 

Eggplants UK Tour 2019 

Kenny Young and the Eggplants have returned from a parallel universe, and  will soon be steering their purple-and-green spaceship towards various scientifically selected destinations in the UK.   The following is what we know so far about the Eggplants 2019 UK Tour. More information will become available as the tour approaches. * Edinburgh (22 Aug at 10pm /23 Aug at 8:30pm /24 Aug at 2:30pm) Acoustic Music Centre @ UCC, 14 Royal Terrace http://amc1982.com/acoustic-music-centre-2019 Please note…

Plantastic Voyage Hits Number One! 

Holy Cow! We have just learned that Plantastic Voyage is the Number One album at WDCV in Carlisle, PA! Thank you, Carlisle!

It is also currently # 9 at KMUD in Redway, CA.

We still have lots more stations to hear from ... but we are already very grateful.

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!

Plantastic Voyage is on the Airwaves 

Plantastic Voyage has now been sent to college and noncommercial radio stations across the USA. We promise to post any noteworthy radio developments on this very page!

For starters -- Here are some stations where Plantastic Voyage has already charted!

WDCV (Carlisle, PA): #1

KMUD (Redway, CA): #9

KMNR (Rolla, MO): #12

WESS FM (East Stroudsburg, PA): #15

Thank you, kindly DJs! We are very grateful Eggplants!

UK Tour Update 

Kenny Young and the Eggplants are hurriedly hurtling through time and space and will be arriving in the UK startlingly soon!   The Eggplants will be armed with copies of their new album Plantastic Voyage (featuring songs for TV and film from a parallel universe) and with fashionable new tour t-shirts (while supplies last).   It has been quite a while since the band's last extended UK tour. Eddie, Gil, and Kenny (not to mention Earl the Squirrel and Lushy the Grouse) will be truly overjoyed to see you…

NEW ALBUM! UK TOUR! PLANTASTIC VOYAGE! 

Despite all logic and good sense, Kenny Young and the Eggplants have recorded a new album, entitled Plantastic Voyage, on Cheese Thing Records.

The album features songs for TV and film from a parallel universe. The concept behind the album is explained in slightly more detail in the "More Fun Stuff" section of the band's website.

To celebrate the release of the album, the Eggplants will play a couple of special shows in New York City before embarking on a UK tour in late August. The tour will include…

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Eggplants Will Depart Intergalactic Conflict to Perform in Edinburgh 

Kenny Young and the Eggplants are currently in the Large Magellanic Cloud galaxy, where they are valiantly combating the frighteningly fatuous space armada from the planet Trumpalump Magalomanius 3.     In August, the Eggplants will briefly remove themselves from intergalactic hostilities so that they can passionately perform for the good people of Edinburgh and other friendly patrons of the Fringe.   The shows will take place at the Acoustic Music Centre @ St. Bride's on four epic evenings:   …

Eggplants in Edinburgh (2015) - Part 2 

Kenny Young and the Eggplants are nearly ready to board the aubergine-shaped time-and-space craft that will transport them to the Acoustic Music Centre @ St. Bride's for four epic shows:   Thursday, August 27th at 7 pm; Fri/Sat/Sun August 28th-30th at 8:30 pm.   Tickets are (possibly) still available at www.edfringe.com or via the venue website: www.acousticmusiccentre.co.uk   Eddie & Gil & Kenny are truly looking forward to seeing some friendly earthlings (especially after their unfortunate recent

The Sartorial Splendor of Eggplants 

The Eggplants are proud to report the following: It was  Wear Your Old Band T-Shirt to Work Day at the BBC, and legendary songwriter and radio host Tom Robinson displayed his favourite:    http://www.scoopnest.com/user/BBC6Music/536587275396980736 He then proceeded to play "Space Frog": http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04prb2v It was fortunate indeed that Tom's shirt was not destroyed by a malevolent washing machine. We thank Tom profusely for being an unwavering champion of the

Eggplants in Edinburgh (2015) 

Let blare the flugelhorns! Kenny Young and the Eggplants are returning to Edinburgh!   FOUR stupendous shows: August 27th at 7 pm August 28th-30th (inclusive) at 8:30 pm   These intergalactic events will transpire at the Acoustic Music Centre @ St. Bride's. www.acousticmusiccentre.co.uk  *   TICKETS ON SALE NOW at www.edfringe.com  **   Earl the Squirrel, Lushy the Grouse, Dr. Drosophila, and, of course, Eddie and Gil and Kenny are currently careening through the cosmos, and they are very