DATE: SAT, APRIL 1, 2017
TIME: 8:30 PM
DOORS: 7:30 PM
TICKET PRICES: $28.00
DAY OF SHOW: $30.00
AGES: All Ages to Enter, 21 & Over to Drink
VENUE: Showbox SoDo
Tech N9ne is once again hitting the road, this time, with his Strictly Strange Tour 2017. The rapper-businessman will be bringing Strange Music labelmates, Krizz Kaliko, Stevie Stone, and Ces Cru on the tour, as well as gold recording artist and former Strange Music artist, Brotha Lynch Hung. A full list of tour dates and cities will be announced later this month.
Strange Music’s robust touring operation has garnered the attention of major media. The Wall Street Journal recently profiled the label’s touring prowess in an article titled “A Record Company Benefits From Setting Rules on Music Tour.”Pollstar, which covers the music touring business, also trumpeted Strange Music’s touring savvy recently with its “Strange Music’s Sensible Approach To Touring,”article.
In addition to being rap’s most consistent touring outfit, Strange Music continues releasing acclaimed albums that appear near the top of the Billboard charts. Tech N9ne released his The Storm album December 9. It debuted at the No. 3 Independent Album in the country, the No. 4 project on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, and No. 9 on the Billboard 200.
Krizz Kaliko released his Go album in April, which showcased his far-reaching talents as both a rapper and singer, while Stevie Stone will release his new album on April 28 of this year. Strange Music rap duo Ces Cru is slated to release its Catastrophic Event Specialists album on February 10. The label is planning on releasing 13 albums in 2017.