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Tinashe & DJ Cassidy Share A Playful Rework Of Tom Tom Club’s “Genius Of Love”

Tinashe & DJ Cassidy Share A Playful Rework Of Tom Tom Club’s “Genius Of Love”

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Back in 1981, Tom Tom Club’s “Genius Of Love” was an inescapable radio smash helmed by two Talking HeadsToday, it’s likely best known as the source material for some of hip-hop and r&b’s no-brainer classics, like Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five‘s “It’s Nasty” and Mariah Carey‘s “Fantasy.” Today, Tinashe and selector-to-the-stars, DJ Cassidyhave their way with the track, updating it with textures of the time (dancehall-ish transitions, 808s and the like.) You can hear their playful update down below along with Tinashe’s full slate of tour dates, jumpstarting at the end of this month in Minneapolis. Stay tuned for more from Tinashe, as we continue to wait-out a follow-up to her to 2015 mixtape, Amethyst

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Tour Dates
Feb 28 @ Mill City Nights – Minneapolis, MN
Feb 29 @ The Ready Room – St Louis, MO
Mar 02 @ House of Blues – Chicago, IL
Mar 03 @ St. Andrew’s Hall – Detroit, MI
Mar 04 @ The Phoenix – Toronto, Canada
Mar 06 @ Corona Theatre – Montreal, Canada
Mar 08 @ Upstate Concert Hall – Clifton Park, NY
Mar 09 @ Wilbur Theatre – Boston, MA
Mar 11 @ College Street Music Hall – New Haven, CT
Mar 12 @ Webster Hall – New York, NY
Mar 13 @ Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ
Mar 15 @ Theatre Of Living Arts – Philadelphia, PA
Mar 16 @ The Fillmore – Silver Spring, MD
Mar 19 @ Center Stage – Atlanta, GA
Mar 20 @ The Fillmore – Charlotte, NC
Mar 21 @ the Cannery – Nashville, TN
Mar 22 @ Iron City – Birmingham, AL
Mar 24 @ House of Blues – New Orleans, LA
Mar 25 @ House of Blues – Dallas, TX
Mar 26 @ House of Blues – Houston – Houston, TX
Mar 29 @ Ogden Theatre – Denver, CO
Mar 31 @ House of Blues – Las Vegas, NV
Apr 01 @ The Observatory, OC – Santa Ana, CA
Apr 02 @ The Belasco Theatre – Los Angeles, CA
Apr 05 @ Warfield Theatre – San Francisco, CA
Apr 07 @ Crystal Ballroom – Portland, OR
Apr 08 @ Showbox SoDo – Seattle, WA
Apr 10 @ Vogue Theatre – Vancouver, Canada

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