Kamasi Washington and Herbie Hancock are joining forces. Today, the mighty jazz artists announced that they're heading out on a joint tour this summer. The initial ten dates kick off in Virginia and wrap in August in Berkley. Last year, Hancock told the San Diego Union Tribune that Washington would feature on his new record (alongside the likes of Kendrick Lamar and Flying Lotus).
Peep the entire tour route below. Tickets for the Virginia show are on sale now, with the rest of the gigs on sale this Friday.
07-30 Vienna, VA - Wolf Trap
08-04 Philadelphia, PA - The Met
08-06 Toronto, Ontario - Roy Thomson Hall
08-07 Huber Heights, OH - Rose Music Center at The Heights
08-08 Detroit, MI - Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre
08-09 or 08-10 (TBA) Chicago, IL - Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
08-14 Denver, CO - The Mission Ballroom
08-16 Seattle, WA - Marymoor
08-17 Portland, OR - Oregon Zoo
08-23 Berkeley, CA - The Greek Theatre