Tech N9ne Headlines Strictly Strange ‘08 Tour

Independent Kansas City rap artist Tech N9ne won’t be alone when he embarks on a 40-city plus outing titled the Strictly Strange ‘08 tour.

Media sources tell the rapper will be joined by the complete roster of artists on his Strange Music record label, which include Krizz Kaliko, Kutt Calhoun, Prozak, Skatterman & Snug Brim and Grave Plott.

The Strictly Strange tour will kick off Oct. 3 at the Mesa in Grand Junction, Colorado.

The outing, which includes stops in Seattle San Francisco, New Orleans, Detroit and Oklahoma City, comes as Tech N9ne finds success with his latest album Killer.

The double-disc release, which his reps claim have moved more than 1,000,000 copies independently since hitting stores on July 1, features guest appearances from Texas rappers Scarface and Paul Wall as well as Ice Cube, Brother J of X-Clan, Shawnna, Mistah F.A.B., Kottonmouth Kings, Hed PE, Krizz Kaliko, Skatterman and Snug Brim, BG Bulletwound and Mr. Stinky.

Strange Music, which is co-owned by Tech N9ne, is currently preparing to release the new album from Kutt Calhoun, Feature Presentation, on Oct.7.

The following is a list of tour dates for the Strictly Strange ‘08 tour:

10-03-08 Grand Junction, CO Mesa 10-04-08 Magna, UT Salt Air 10-05-08 Missoula, MT The Wilma 10-06-08 Spokane, WA Knitting Factory (formerly The Big Easy) 10-08-08 Seattle, WA Moore Theatre 10-09-08 Bellingham, WA Viking Union (WWU) 10-10-08 Portland, OR Roseland Theatre 10-11-08 Eugene, OR McDonald Theatre 10-12-08 Bend, OR Midtown Music Hall 10-14-08 San Francisco, CA DNA Lounge 10-15-08 Sparks, NV New Oasis 10-16-08 Chico, CA Senator Theatre 10-17-08 Santa Cruz, CA Catalyst 10-18-08 Bakersfield, CA Bakersfield Dome 10-19-08 Santa Clara, CA Avalon 10-20-08 San Diego, CA House of Blues 10-21-08 Los Angeles, CA Key Club 10-23-08 Tempe, AZ Marquee 10-24-08 Tucson, AZ Rialto 10-25-08 Albuquerque, NM Sunshine Theater 10-26-08 Amarillo, TX Azteca Music Hall 10-27-08 Houston, TX House of Blues 10-28-08 New Orleans, LA House of Blues 10-31-08 Columbia, MO Blue Note 11-01-08 Sauget, IL Pops 11-02-08 Davenport, IA River Center Ballroom 11-04-08 Fargo, ND Playmaker's Pavillion 11-05-08 Brookings, SD Swiftel Ballroom 11-06-08 Omaha, NE Sokol Auditorium 11-07-08 Maplewood, MN Myth 11-08-08 Mokena , IL The Pearl Room 11-09-08 Detroit, MI St. Andrews Hall 11-10-08 Cleveland, OH House of Blues 11-11-08 Columbus, OH Newport 11-12-08 Grand Rapids, MI Intersection Lounge 11-13-08 Cincinnati, OH Bogart's 11-15-08 Nashville, TN Wild Horse 11-18-08 Oklahoma City, OK Diamond Ballroom 11-19-08 Tulsa, OK Cains Ballroom 11-20-08 Wichita, KS Cotillion 11-21-08 Kansas City, MO The Uptown Theater 11-22-08 Denver, CO Fillmore