5 Hottest Tour Announcements of the Week
Some hip-hop, some soul, some pop, and some Trey. Here’s who we’re most excited to see announce tours this week.
Khalid ‘The Roxy’ Tour
Rising star Khalid has announced dates behind a summer 2018 tour. Named for his newly-adopted dog Roxy, The Roxy Tour will donate a portion of every ticket sold to local animal shelters in each city. It kicks off on May 1 at the Theatre of the Clouds in Portland, OR and culminates in a June 7 performance at the Red Hat Amphitheatre in Raleigh, NC. Browse tickets & tour dates here.
Fetty Wap ‘The FMF’ Tour
Fetty Wap is hitting the road for The FMF Tour, an 18-city trek that kicks off in early winter. The fun begins on January 13 at The Fillmore in Silver Spring, MD, followed by stops in Philly, Boston, NYC, Detroit and Chicago. The tour comes to a close in the Southeast with a February 18 performance at The Ritz in Raleigh, NC. Mr. Wap will be bringing along NexXthursday as tour support. Browse tickets & tour dates.
Trey Anastasio Solo Acoustic Tour
Legendary Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio has announced his winter plans. Following the band’s New Year’s Eve run at Madison Square Garden, he’ll set out on a solo tour that kicks off on February 8 in Morristown, NJ at the Mayo Performing Arts Center. The brief tour will also include stops in Ithaca, Cambridge, Pittsburgh, DC, Durham and more. It comes to a close on February 18 at the Classic Center in Athens, GA. Browse tickets & tour dates here.
Miguel ‘The War & Leisure’ Tour
In support of his fourth studio album War & Leisure, singer Miguel is hitting the road. He’ll embark on The War & Leisure Tour early next year, kicking off on February 22 in Portland, OR at The Roseland Theater. The winter trek will see him in places like Denver, Chicago, New York City and Orlando (to name a few), culminating in an April 12 show at The Greek in Berkeley, CA. Joining him as tour support is SiR and Nonchalant Savant. Browse tickets & tour dates here.
Big K.R.I.T. ‘Heavy is the Crown’ Tour
Southern rapper Big K.R.I.T. is back with a new album and tour to boot. The Heavy is the Crown Tour will kick off on March 16 at the Ready Room in St. Louis, MO, and includes stops in Boston, NYC, Nashville, Atlanta and Houston. After several more stops in Texas, the rapper takes off to California and the Midwest. The final tour dates is marked by an April 28 show at Metro in Chicago. Ty Dolla $ign will join K.R.I.T. for four of the scheduled performances. Browse tickets & tour dates here.
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