Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic Add More Dates To Tour With Singer Kimya Dawson
UPDATE: Extra tour dates in the Pacific Northwest have been announced for Hail Mary Mallon and Kimya.
It's been three and a half years since Aesop Rock released None Shall Pass. While Aesop since produced an album for FELT, 2009's Felt 3: A Tribute To Rosie Perez, the emcee has been relatively quiet on releasing new material. This morning it was announced that Aesop and present collaborator Kimya Dawson have announced a spring tour.
Dawson, who is a Washington-based singer/songwriter will share the stage with the New York rapper. The two will perform together, revealing upcoming material, as well as solo sets. Aesop will be joined by fellow former Def Jux artist Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz.
The dates are as follows:
5/8 Greek Theater Berkley CA w/ Atmosphere
5/10 Terrace Club Princeton, NJ
5/11 Middle East Boston, MA
5/13 Rock N Roll Hotel Washington DC
5/14 Bowery Ballroom New York, NY
5/16 Altar Pittsburgh, PA
5/17 Outland Columbus, OH
5/19 Lincoln Theater Chicago, IL
5/20 High Noon Saloon Madison, WI
5/21 Triple Rock Minneapolis, MN
UPDATE: Since the release of Hail Mary Mallon's Are You Gonna Eat That?, the trio, along with Kimya Dawson, has extended their touring appearances with the following dates:
August 19th The Abbey Theatre Durango, CO
August 20th Aggie Theatre Ft. Collins, CO
August 21st The Summit Music Hall Denver, CO
August 23rd Fox Theatre Boulder, CO
August 24th Urban Lounge Salt Lake City, UT
August 26th Q Roadhouse Wilson, WY
August 27th The Emerson Theatre Bozeman, MT
August 28th The Knitting Factory Spokane, WA