Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Rage Against The Coup?

Maybe I'm incredibly late, but did you know Boots Riley of The Coup has teamed up with Tom Morello, formerly of Rage Against The Machine? Apparently they've come together to form Street Sweeper Social Club.

They are currently on tour with Nine Inch Nails & Jane's Addiction on their NIN/JA tour. Here are some of the dates:

5/17/09: Las Vegas, NV @ The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino/Wasted Space *SSSC solo date

5/20/09 Irvine, CA @ Verizon Wireless Ampitheatre

5/29/09 Chicago, IL @ Charter One Pavilion

6/02/09 Toronto, ON, Canada @ Molson Amphitheatre

6/09/09 Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion

6/10/09 Burgettstown (outside of Pittsbrugh), PA @ Post-Gazette Pavilion

6/12/09 Charlotte, NC @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre

You can hit up their official website for a complete list of tour dates.

You can also Download Ninja Tour Sampler


Dayrell said...

Dopeness. I'm excited. :-)

8thlight said...

Did you know about this? I just stumbled upon it a few days ago. I knew I hadn't heard from Boots in a minute.