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Janelle Monae: Tour Dates, Cold War

by Winston "Stone" Ford

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This week, the lovely Ms. Monae dropped a new track from her upcoming album, titled The ArchAndroid’ which drops May . 30th. The album is going to include everybody from Big Boi, to Saul Williams, to current favorite Of Montreal, and will continue the Cindi Mayweather storyline from the Metrpolis Series.

But to really appreciate Janelle, you MUST see her live. Thankfully, she’s giving you that very opportunity with a nice roundup of select shows this month and next, starting at DC’s very own Black Cat. Check it:

Janelle Monáe 2010 Tour Dates:
03/15 – Washington, DC @ Black Cat
03/17 – Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda’s
03/18 – Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda’s
03/21 – San Francisco, CA @ Café Du Nord
03/22 – San Francisco, CA @ Café Du Nord
03/23 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Viper Room
03/24 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Viper Room
03/29 – Chicago, IL @ Schubas Tavern
03/30 – Chicago, IL @ Schubas Tavern
03/31 – Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theater
04/02 – Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews
04/05 – Atlanta, GA @ Smith’s Olde Bar
04/06 – Atlanta, GA @ Smith’s Olde Bar
04/09 – New York, NY @ Joe’s Pub
04/10 – New York, NY @ Joe’s Pub

BONUS: Janelle Speaks on the album to SoulCulture UK