The Macrotones

The Macrotones

The Macrotones have been bringing tightly honed afrofunk to Boston, New England, and beyond since 2007. Whether they're opening for national headliners like Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, Nomo, and Grupo Fantasma, splitting a bill with a great regional band, or playing all night themselves, The Macrotones' taut rhythms keep the bodies moving and heads nodding.

Based in Boston, the earliest members of the Macrotones came together to play traditional afrobeat music. While this was a great introduction, it became apparent there were new, diverse... more