Spank Rock announces summer tour dates

Spank Rock, the Baltimore-born rapper widely regarded as the progenitor of the electro-rap

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Spank Rock, the Baltimore-born rapper widely regarded as the progenitor of the electro-rap trend that has shaped a great deal of urban and pop music in the U.S. over the last five years, has announced a series of summer dates opening for LMFAO and Ke$ha on her pending national tour. Since the release of his debut album YoYoYoYoYo in 2006, Spank Rock, aka Naeem Juwan, has toured at home and abroad with the likes of Beck, Mark Ronson, the Beastie Boys, Bjork and Ghostface Killah, among many others. Spank Rock’s performances have garnered a reputation of unbridled, electric energy, inducing wall-sweating dance parties in venues across the globe.

The tour will prime audiences for Spank Rock’s sophomore, Boys Noize-produced full-length, Everything is Boring and Everyone is a Fucking Liar due September 27 on Bad Blood Records. Anchored by the appropriately titled lead single, “Energy,” the album sees Spank Rock fully realizing his sound – smart, introspective, slightly filthy and ultimately fun. Peep the dates below!

SPANK ROCK SUMMER TOUR DATES:

07-30-11 Atlanta, GA Gwinnett Arena
07-31-11 Nashville, TN Nashville Municipal Auditorium
08-02-11 Spring, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
08-03-11 Cedar Park, TX Cedar Park Center
08-04-11 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
08-07-11 Miami, FL Bayfront Park Amphitheater
08-09-11 Raleigh, NC Raleigh Amphitheater
08-10-11 Charlotte, NC Road Runner Mobile
08-12-11 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
08-14-11 Toronto, ON The Molson Amphitheater
08-16-11 Boston, MA Bank Of America Pavilion
08-17-11 Philadelphia, PA Festival Pier
08-20-11 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
08-21-11 Fairfax, VA Patriot Center
08-23-11 Indianapolis, IN The Lawn at White River State
08-24-11 Chicago, IL Charter one Pavilion
08-26-11 Clarkson, MI DTE Energy Music Theater
08-30-11 St. Paul, MN Roy Wilkins Auditoriu
08-31-11 Council Bluffs, IA Mid-America Center
09-02-11 Kansas City, MO Starlight Theatre
09-03-11 Broomfield, CO 1st Bank Center
09-06-11 Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome
09-07-11 Edmonton, AB Rexall Place
09-09-11 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
09-10-11 Seattle, WA WaMu Theatre at Qwest Field
09-11-11 Portland, OR Rose Garden Arena-TOTC
09-14-11 San Francisco, CA Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
09-16-11 Las Vegas, NV Planet Hollywood Resort
09-17-11 Universal City, CA Gibson Amphitheater
09-18-11 San Diego, CA SDSU Open Air Theatre
09-20-11 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre

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