Bassnectar unveils 2012 North American tour dates: Minneapolis in November
Photo by Dave Eckblad
After a headlining slot at Lollapalooza next week, the sonic thrust of Bassnectar takes over North America this fall. Every bit of junk in Target Center's trunk is gonna get rattled in the process.
Touring on the strength of Vava Voom, which pairs the wobbles and drops of dubstep and a kinetic hip-hop energy via guest shouts by Lupe Fiasco and more, the hair-slinging Bassnectar mastermind Lorin Ashton's traveling parade of lights and revelry plots 28 dates for the near future. Additionally, add the power of guests Zedd, Gramatik, and Gladkill to boot for its Minneapolis stop. Check out the itinerary and sample the new album below.
Bassnectar 2012 tour dates
9/27 - Greensboro Coliseum - Greensboro, N.C.
9/28 - CounterPoint Fest - Fairburn, Ga.**
9/29 - Sugarcane Village - Baton Rouge, La.*
10/3 - Lifestyle Communities Pavilion Indoors - Columbus, Ohio
10/4 - U.S. Cellular Coliseum - Bloomington, Ill.
10/5 - Burcham Park - Lawrence, Kan.
10/6 - Bass Center VII - The Chaifetz Arena - St. Louis, Mo. with Zeds Dead
10/8 - Jackson Convention Complex - Jackson, Miss.
10/10 - Riverfest Amphitheatre - Little Rock, Ark.
10/11 - Tulsa Convention Center - Tulsa, Okla.
10/13 - Austin City Limits Fest - Austin, Texas *
10/17 - Marquee Theatre - Tempe, Ariz.
10/18 - The Palladium - Los Angeles, Calif.
10/20 - Bill Graham Civic Auditorium - San Francisco, Calif. with Ghostland Observatory
10/24 - Summit Pavilion - Reno, Nev.
10/25 - Revolution Center - Boise, Idaho
10/26 - Rose Quarter - Portland, Ore.
10/27 - UBC Thunderbird Arena - Vancouver, B.C.
10/31 - Big Four Building at Stampede Park - Calgary, Alberta
11/2 - Concert Hall at The Venue - Fargo, N.D.
11/3 - Target Center - Minneapolis, Minn. with Zedd
11/5 - Stage AE - Pittsburgh, Pa.
11/7 - The Fillmore Detroit - Detroit, Mich.** with Secrets
11/8 - The Fillmore Detroit - Detroit, Mich.* with Dave Nada
11/15 - Mullins Center - Amherst, Mass.
11/16 - Wellmont Theater - Montclair, N.J.
11/17 - Terminal 5 - New York, N.Y.* with Griz
11/18 - Terminal 5 - New York, N.Y.**
Bassnectar. All Ages, $38, 7 p.m. Saturday, November 3 at Target Center. Purchase tickets here.
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