Top 5 Tour Announcements of the Week
This week, Tricky and Letters to Cleo come out of retirement, Dillinger Escape Plan prepare to go into retirement, and A$AP Ferg is getting turnt… and burnt. Here’s who we’re most excited to see announce tours this week.
Tricky ‘Skilled Mechanics’ Tour
After a six-year hiatus from the road, legendary producer Tricky has announced a tour behind his Skilled Mechanics project. Taking place over the last half of October, catch the Brit throughout California, Philly, NYC and Massachusetts, plus a final show on October 30 in Chicago at Double Door. Click here for tickets.
The Dillinger Escape Plan Final Tour
Hardcore band The Dillinger Escape Plan have already announced their plans to disband after their upcoming album release, Dissociation, which drops October 14. But before officially retiring, they’re hitting the road for one last hurrah beginning on October 12 and running all the way through November 19. Click here for tickets.
STS9 Fall Tour
Jamtronica outfit STS9 (Sound Tribe Sector 9) are closing the year out strong, with the release of a new album and a supporting fall tour to boot. The Universe Inside will drop on September 2, just one week after their trek kicks off on Atlanta, GA, at the Tabernacle. You can also see them at this year’s Dominican Holidaze on December 1 and 2. Click here for tickets.
A$AP Ferg ‘Turnt & Burnt’ Tour
Rapper A$AP Ferg will hit the road for the Turnt & Burnt Tour, kicking off on October 30 and running through December 2. He’ll be joined by Playboi Carti and Rob $tone for the North American trek, including stops in Seattle, Los Angeles, Houston, NYC and parts of Canada. The tour will be in support of A$AP Ferg’s latest album, Always Strive and Prosper. Click here for tickets.
Letters to Cleo Reunion Tour
Children of the ’80s will be excited to hear that Letters to Cleo, the poppy alt-rockers that graced the closing credits of 10 Things I Hate About You, are reuniting for a tour and upcoming EP. The five-date jaunt will kick off on October 20 in San Francisco at the Rickshaw Stop, and wrap up on November 19 in Boston at The Paradise. Click here for tickets.