George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic Map-Out 2018 ‘Mardis Gras Madness’ Tour

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The mothership sets a 2018 trajectory

George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic have announced the return of their Mardis Gras Madness tour.

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The 21-date schedule covers ground mostly east of the Mississippi, launching on January 31st in Chicago, before making way through Lima, Milwaukee and Grand Rapids before embarking on a trip down the coast through the February and into March, where he’ll take the NOLA ritual back to its point of origin at the Joy Theatre on March 4th.

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The tour follows another year of non-stop performances from the funk forefather and his ever-shifting cast of P-Funk players. You can peep the full list of dates for George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic’s Mardis Gars Madness tour below. Tickets go on-sale November 4th. Hit the link below to get an early jump.


Tour Dates:
January 31 – Chicago, IL @ Thalia Hall
February 1 – Lima, OH @ The Veterans Memorial Civic and Convention Center
February 2 – Milwaukee, WI @ The Pabst Theater
February 3 – Grand Rapids, MI @ 20 Monroe Live
February 7 – Warrendale, PA @ Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
February 8 – Glenside, PA @ Keswick Theatre
February 9 – Leesburg, VA @ Tally Ho Theatre
February 10 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte
February 13 – New York, NY @ B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
February 15 – Washington, DC @ The Howard Theatre
February 16 – Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live!
February 17 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues
February 18 – Huntington, NY @ The Paramount
February 24 – Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz
February 25 – Atlanta, GA @ Buckhead Theatre
March 1 – Memphis, TN @ The New Daisy Theatre
March 2 – Houston, TX @ House Of Blues
March 3 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
March 4 – New Orleans, LA @ Joy Theater
March 8 – Detroit, MI @ Sound Board at the MotorCity Casino Hotel


Zo is a staff writer at Okayplayer where he covers music.

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