Kamasi Washington, Kendrick Lamar's Saxophonist, Announces World Tour
Los Angeles native Kamasi Washington has been on the up as of late--with features on records from the likes of Stanley Clarke and Kendrick Lamar. With those projects in the can, Kamasi has announced that he will embark on a global tour starting July 30 in Seattle.
According to JamBase, Kamasi is slated to stop at the Pickathon Festival in Oregon on July 31, which will be followed by three shows on the East Coast before a stint on the West Coast kicks off at the San Jose Summer Fest on Aug. 9.
Other East Coast dates include a two-night stand at the most iconic Blue Note Jazz Club in New York City on Aug. 24-25 followed by the musician hitting Las Vegas on Sept. 15 and continuing to California on Sept. 18-19.
A break will follow in October when Kamasi embarks on a trip to Europe and beyond.
For now, get down with the musician below and be sure to check the tour beneath to procure your tickets now.
Kamasi Washington World Tour
7/30 - Seattle, WA @ Neumos
7/31 - Happy Valley, OR @ Pickathon Festival
8/6 - Charlotte, NC @ Chop Shop
8/7 - Durham, NC @ Motorco
8/8 - Richmond, VA @ Richmond Jazz Festival
8/9 - San Jose, CA @ San Jose Summer Fest
8/20 - Boston, MA @ The Sinclair
8/22 - Portland, ME @ Blue
8/24 - New York, NY @ Blue Note Jazz Club
8/25 - New York, NY @ Blue Note Jazz Club
8/26 - Washington, DC @ Howard Theatre
8/27 - Philadelphia, PA @ World Café Live
8/29 - Baltimore, MD @ Soundstage
9/15 - Las Vegas, NV @ The Smith Center
9/18 - Sacramento, CA @ Harlow's
9/19 - San Francisco, CA @ Warfield Theatre
11/4 - Rotterdam, Holland @ Bird
11/5 - Amsterdam, Holland @ Bitterzoet
11/6 - Hamburg, Germany @ Gruenspan
11/7 - Eindhoven, Holland @ So What's Next Festival
11/8 - Mannheim, Germany @ Enjoy Jazz Festival
11/9 - Bologna, Italy @ Locomotiv
11/10 - Rome, Italy @ Monk Club
11/11 - Milan, Italy @ Tunnel
11/13 - Bristol, England @ Lantern
11/14 - London, England @ EFG London Jazz Festival
11/15 - Paris, France @ Trabendo
11/16 - Brussels, Belgium @ AB Club
11/17 - Cologne, Germany @ Club Bahnhof Ehrenfeld
11/18 - Munich, Germany @ Unterfahrt
11/21 - Utrecht, Holland @ Le Guess Who?
11/22 - Berlin, Germany @ Neue Heimat
11/23 - Copenhagen, Denmark @ DR Concert House 2
11/24 - Oslo, Norway @ Victoria
11/25 - Stockholm, Sweden @ Fasching
11/26 - Gothenburg, Sweden @ Nefertiti
11/27 - Stavanger, Norway @ Folken
11/28 - Bergen, Norway @ Verftet