Big Freedia is returning to the Empty Bottle in July
Big Freedia @ Santos Party House in NYC (more by Chris La Putt)
Bounce favorite Big Freedia is currently on tour throughout North America and has tacked on a Chicago show at the Empty Bottle, taking place on July 27. Tickets go on sale this Friday (6/29) at 10AM CST.
The Queen Diva will be sort of nearby this weekend, in Rothbury, Michigan, for the Electric Forest Festival. Santigold (who recently played Chicago), Reggie Watts, Das Racist, Glass Candy, Chromatics, Pictureplane, and others are also included on the lineup.
Big Freedia is also playing the Pygmalion Music Festival in September. Tickets for each individual show happening during the fest are now on sale. Three-day passes are still available.
All Big Freedia tour dates are listed below, along with some videos.
Big Freedia Bounce Competition @ Brooklyn Bowl 2/21/12
BIG FREEDIA - 2012 TOUR DATES
06/28/12 The Drake Hotel - Toronto, ON
06/29/12 Soundlab - Buffalo, NY
06/30/12 Electric Forest Festival - Rothbury, MI
07/03/12 Echoplex - Los Angeles, CA
07/07/12 Le Belmont - Montreal, QC
07/12/12 Republic - New Orleans, LA
07/14/12 The Bishop - Bloomington, IN
07/19/12 Chop Suey - Seattle, WA
07/20/12 Underground Music Showcase - Denver, CO
07/21/12 Firebird - Saint Louis, MO
07/22/12 The Riot Room - Kansas City, MO
07/27/12 Empty Bottle - Chicago, IL
08/24/12 Terminal West - Atlanta, GA
08/31/12 Silk City Lounge - Philadelphia, PA
09/01/12 NTX Fairgrounds - Denton, TX
09/07/12 The New Parish - Oakland, CA
09/08/12 Branx - Portland, OR
09/21/12 The Rouge Cat - Santa Fe, NM
09/22/12 Effex Nightclub - Albuquerque, NM
09/29/12 Pygmalion Music Festival 2012 - Champaign-Urbana, IL