From July 10 in Madison, WI through August 2 in Atlanta, GA, touring heavyweights STS9 and Umphrey’s McGee team up for one of the...

From July 10 in Madison, WI through August 2 in Atlanta, GA, touring heavyweights STS9 and Umphrey’s McGee team up for one of the hardest-hitting tours this summer. This co-bill will feature extended sets by both bands and will stop in Midwest and East Coast cities. There are also special late night sets by each band in select markets, including Philadelphia, PA; Raleigh, NC; Madison, WI; Chicago, IL; and New York, NY.

Then from August 15 in San Francisco, CA to September 20 in San Diego, CA. STS9 will tour the West Coast and Colorado with various opening acts on select dates. The San Francisco and Boulder, CO shows have already sold out.

STS9 a.k.a Sound Tribe Sector 9 is an instrumental band known for their live performances playing numerous genres of music, including funk, jazz, psychedelic, hip-hop, and electronic music.

Dubbed “…one of the country’s most intriguing, innovative outfits around” by XLR8R Magazine, STS9 is touring in support of their new, highly anticipated studio album “Peaceblaster.” Beginning July 8, it will be available online and at independent retailers on their self-owned record label, 1320 Records.

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STS9 itinerary (with Umphrey’s McGhee through August 2):
(Dates subject to change)

July 10Willow Island CentreMadison WI
July 10Barrymore TheatreMadison, WI (STS9 after party)
July 11Live on the LeveeSt. Louis MO (free show)
July 12Westfair AmphitheatreOmaha NE
July 15Moonlite GardensCincinnati OH
July 16Innsbrook PavilionGlen Allen VA
July 17Lifestyle Communities PavilionColumbus OH
July 18White River LawnIndianapolis IN
July 19Charter One PavilionChicago IL
July 19House of BluesChicago IL (STS9 after party)
July 23Higher GroundBurlington VT (STS9 only)
July 24Roseland BallroomNew York NY
July 24Blender at GramercyNew York NY (STS9 after party)
July 25Festival Pier at Penn’s LandingPhiladelphia PA
July 25Fillmore at TLAPhiladelphia PA (Umphrey’s after party)
July 26Bank of America PavilionBoston MA
July 27Pier 6 Concert PavilionBaltimore MD
July 30House of BluesMyrtle Beach SC
July 31Koka Booth AmphitheatreCary NC
July 31Lincoln Square TheatreRaleigh NC (Umphrey’s after party)
August 1-2Masquerade Music ParkAtlanta GA
August 15The IndependentSan Francisco, CA
August 16The Greek TheatreBerkeley, CA (with Bassnectar and special guest TB)
August 22McMenamin’s EdgefieldPortland, OR (with special guests Blackalicious)
August 23Marymoor AmphitheatreSeattle, WA (with special guests Blackalicious)
September 4Boulder TheatreBoulder, CO
September 5Red Rocks AmphitheatreMorrison, CO (with special guests Talib Kweli and Flying Lotus)
September 6Red Rocks AmphitheatreMorrison, CO (with special guests Ghostland Observatory and Bassnectar)
September 20San Diego Street SceneSan Diego CA

Last Updated on June 27, 2008 by By Bob Grossweiner & Jane Cohen