Tech N9ne readies Special Effects, tours (2015)

Independent hip-hop powerhouse Tech N9ne announces the tour dates for his upcoming Tech N9ne’s Special Effects Tour 2015, which kicks off April 8 in Tulsa, and wraps up in Wichita on June 3. Tech will be joined by indie-rap mainstay Chris Webby, along with label mates Krizz Kaliko and MURS, Flint, Michigan metal band King 810 and Jamaican rap-phenom ZUSE. See below for full tour itinerary.

Tech N9ne recently announced his upcoming studio album, Special Effects, dropping May 4. The Kansas City rapper has released three singles off the project: “Aw Yeah (interVENTion),” “Dyin’ Flyin’,” and “Hood Go Crazy,” which features 2 Chainz and B.o.B. “Hood Go Crazy” has been enjoying nationwide radio play, and also debuted at #29 on the Rap Chart.

Tech’s tour- and label-mate, MURS, is also releasing an album this spring. Have A Nice Lifewill be MURS’ first solo release since signing with Strange Music, and is set to drop on May 19. MURS recently released the video for the first single on the album for the track “Okey Dog.” Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ixjx7-ku4wM

4.08.15            TULSA, OK                             CAINS BALLROOM

4.10.15            ALBUQUERQUE, NM            SUNSHINE THEATER

4.11.15            TEMPE, AZ                             MARQUEE THEATRE

4.12.15            TUCSON, AZ                          THE RIALTO THEATRE

4.13.15            SAN DIEGO, CA                     THE OBSERVATORY NORTH PARK

4.14.15            FLAGSTAFF, AZ                     ORPHEUM THEATER

4.15.15            LAS VEGAS, NV                     HARD ROCK LIVE LAS VEGAS

4.16.15            SANTA ANA, CA                    THE OBSERVATORY OC

4.17.15            WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA      HOUSE OF BLUES SUNSET STRIP

4.19.15            SANTA CRUZ, CA                  THE CATALYST

4.20.15            SACRAMENTO, CA                ACE OF SPADES

4.21.15            CHICO, CA                              THE SENATOR THEATRE

4.22.15            RENO, NV                                KNITTING FACTORY RENO

4.23.15            PORTLAND, OR                      ROSELAND THEATER

4.24.15            SEATTLE, WA                         THE SHOWBOX SODO

4.25.15            BEND, OR                                MIDTOWN MUSIC HALL

4.26.15            SPOKANE, WA                        KNITTING FACTORY SPOKANE

4.28.15            BOISE, ID                                 KNITTING FACTORY BOISE

4.29.15            MISSOULA, MT                       THE WILMA

4.30.15            BILLINGS, MT                         BABCOCK THEATRE

5.01.15            BLACKFOOT, ID                     EL CENTENARIO SALON

5.02.15            MAGNA, UT                            SALTAIR

5.03.15            GRAND JUNCTION, CO         MESA THEATER & CLUB

5.05.15            OMAHA, NE                            SOKOL AUDITORIUM

5.06.15            SIOUX FALLS, SD                   THE DISTRICT

5.07.15            SAINT PAUL, MN                    MYTH

5.08.15            SUPERIOR, WI                        WESSMAN ARENA

5.09.15            MILWAUKEE, WI                    THE RAVE/EAGLES CLUB

5.10.15            CHICAGO, IL                           HOUSE OF BLUES CHICAGO

5.12.15            WEST DES MOINES, IA           VAL AIR BALLROOM

5.13.15            SAUGET, IL                              POPS NIGHTCLUB

5.14.15            FT. WAYNE, IN                        PIERE’S ENTERTAINMENT CENTER

5.15.15            INDIANAPOLIS, IN                  OLD NATIONAL CENTRE

5.18.15            PITTSBURGH, PA                     STAGE AE

5.19.15            WASHINGTON, DC                  THE HOWARD THEATRE

5.20.15            PHILADELPHIA, PA                 THE TROCADERO

5.21.15            BUFFALO, NY                          TOWN BALLROOM

5.22.15            CLIFTON PARK, NY                UPSTATE CONCERT HALL

5.23.15            NEW YORK, NY                       IRVING PLAZA

5.24.15            WORCESTER, MA                    THE WORCESTER PALLADIUM

5.26.15            NORFOLK, VA                         THE NORVA

5.27.15            CHARLOTTE, NC                     THE FILLMORE CHARLOTTE

5.28.15            ATLANTA, GA                         THE MASQUERADE

5.29.15            NEW ORLEANS, LA                 HOUSE OF BLUES NEW ORLEANS

5.31.15            AUSTIN, TX                              EMOS

6.01.15            DALLAS, TX                             GAS MONKEY LIVE!

6.02.15            OKLAHOMA CITY, OK            DIAMOND BALLROOM

6.03.15            WICHITA, KS                            COTILLION BALLROOM