Shabazz Palaces announces tour, from France to Brooklyn

January 31, 2012

Shabazz Palaces announces dates for a European and North America tour, starting a couple of weeks after their date at Yoshi’s San Francisco with Siddartha this Thursday on Groundhogs Day. On the agenda is a swing through the continent, starting in France through Switzerland and Italy. Coming back home, they land in Minneapolis, touring the Midwest, Canada, and finally two shows in the City of New York. If you haven’t checked it out yet, they also released their newest video for “Are You… Can You… Were You…? (Felt)” along with the announcement. Here are the dates: 2/18: La Cave aux poetes, Roubaix, France 2/19: Stereolux, Nantes, France 2/20: Les Trinitaires, Metz, France 2/21: Strasbourg La Laiterie, France 2/24: Palace, St. Gallen, Switzerland 2/25: Stall 6, Zurich, Switzerland 2/29: Astoria, Turin, Italy 3/1: Circolo degli Artisti, Rome, Italy 3/2: Bronson, Ravenna, Italy 3/3: Studio 2, Vigonovo (Venezia), Italy 4/3: The Whole, Minneapolis, MN (All Ages Show) 4/4: Mad Planet, Milwaukee, WI 4/5: Lincoln Hall, Chicago, IL 4/6: Magic Stick, Detroit, MI 4/7: The Horn Gallery, Gambier, OH 4/8: The Shadow Lounge, East Liberty, PA 4/10: Lee’s Palace, Toronto, ON 4/11: II Motore, Montreal, QC 4/12: Iron Horse, Northampton, MA 4/13: SOB’s, New York, NY 4/14: Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn, NY via Sub Pop

posted: January 31st, 2012, 5:09pm


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