As the release of their forthcoming album ‘Humanz’ approaches on April 28, Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett’s animated outfit Gorillaz has announced a 2017 tour of North America which includes major festivals and iconic venues.
Gorillaz had previously announced appearances at Quebec City Summer Festival in Quebec City and Outside Lands in San Francisco, but now confirm more festival appearances at Meadows in New York City, Life Is Beautiful in Las Vegas and III Points in Miami.
The press release also sheds light on what fans can look forward to at these performances: “As always, Gorillaz will be joined onstage by a stellar lineup of featured artists—the new album offering such possibilities as Jehnny Beth (Savages), Danny Brown, Benjamin Clementine, De La Soul, D.R.A.M., Peven Everett, Anthony Hamilton, Grace Jones, Zebra Katz, Kelela, Mavis Staples, Vince Staples, Popcaan, Pusha T, Jamie Principle and Kali Uchis, among others.”
Aside from the festival gigs, Gorillaz will make stops at Red Rocks in Colorado, The Forum in Los Angeles, Fox Theater in Detroit and much more.
In other news, Gorillaz will host a global listening party of their new album via there freshly launched mobile app.
View Gorillaz North American tour dates below.
06/10 – Margate, UK – Demon Dayz Festival
07/08 – Chicago, IL – Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
07/10 – Toronto, ON – Air Canada Centre
07/12 – Boston, MA – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
07/13 – Philadelphia, PA – Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
07/15 – Quebec City, QC – Quebec City Summer Festival
07/17 – Colombia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion
08/11-13 – San Francisco, CA – Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival
09/15-17 – New York, NY – The Meadows Music & Arts Festival
09/18 – Detroit, MI – Fox Theatre
09/20 – Minneapolis, MN – Roy Wilkins Auditorium
09/22 – Kansas City, MI – Sprint Center
09/24 – Las Vegas, NV – Life is Beautiful Festival
09/26 – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
09/30 – Seattle, WA – KeyArena at Seattle Center
10/05 – Los Angeles CA – The Forum
10/11 – Atlanta, GA – Infinite Energy Center
10/13-15 – Miami, FL – III Points Festival