Zion I recently embarked on their first world tour in support of their new album,
True & Livin', set for release a spring release.
"We've performed around
the world before, but we've never had our tour plans so synchronized,"
group member Zion said. "This record is on our newly formed label (Live
Up Records), so we're doing an international push for this album.”
Zion I will be joined by
Opio (Hieroglyphics) on select West Coast dates, One.Be.Lo on select East Coast
dates, Roosevelt Franklin throughout Europe.
The True & Livin' World
Tour has stops scheduled in the US, Canada, Germany, Denmark, France, the Netherlands,
Switzerland, the UK.
Livin' features guest appearances by Talib Kweli, Gift of Gab, Del The
Funky Homosapien, Aesop Rock and social activist Fred Hampton Jr.
European dates and venues
are subject to change.
4/22 San Francisco, CA Slims
4/23 Santa Cruz, CA Catalyst
5/1 Indio, CA Coachella Music Festival
5/2 San Diego, CA Brick By Brick
5/3 Phoenix, AZ Club House
5/4 Tucson, AZ Club Congress
5/5 Albuquerque, NM Moonlight Lounge
5/6 Denver, CO Cervantes
5/7 Ft. Collins, CO Sunset Event Center
5/9 Salt Lake City, UT Lo-Fi Cafe
5/10 Boise, ID JD's & Friends
5/11 Missoula, MT Other Side
5/12 Seattle, WA Chop Suey
5/13 Portland, OR Doug Fir
5/14 Eugene, OR Wow Hall
5/25 Baltimore, MD Ottobar
5/26 Philadelphia, PA First Unitarian Church
5/27 Brooklyn, NY Southpaw
5/28 Providence, RI Living Room
5/29 Burlington, VT Nectars
5/31 London, ONT Call The Office
6/1 Toronto, ONT Kathedral
6/2 Detroit, MI St. Andrews Hall
6/3 Madison, WI Luther's Blues
6/4 Chicago, IL Abbey Pub
6/5 Minneapolis, MN Triple Rock