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Gorillaz to perform at Meadows Music and Arts Festival at Citi Field

18 April 2017
Gorillaz to perform at Meadows Music and Arts Festival at Citi Field

Gorillaz have announced a North American tour, their first since the promotional run behind 2010's Plastic Beach.

The band will kick off their reunion tour in Chicago this July, then hit a variety of summer festivals and major venues across the states through mid-October.

Gorillaz, the alt-rock supergroup consisting of animated characters voiced by blood-and-flesh musicians, is the first band to be announced for this year's Life is attractive festival, which will take place September 22-24 in downtown Las Vegas. The cartoon crew detailed the album last month and released four new songs: "Andromeda" (featuring D.R.A.M.), "Saturn Barnz" (with Popcaan), "Ascension" (featuring Vince Staples) and "We Got the Power" (with Beth). And in 17 years, the virtual band has never set foot in Florida. A fifth single from the album, "Let Me Out", was released on April 6 and features guest vocals from rapper Pusha T and gospel-soul legend Mavis Staples.

The band is touring in support of its new album, "Humanz", which comes out on April 28.

A full lineup announcement is expected in May, but tickets for III Points go on sale online this Friday.

7/10 -Toronto, ON, Air Canada Centre +.

In addition to the tour dates, the band also has a new app out that allows users to dive deep into the mind of the band.

July 12 - Boston MA - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion +.

9/26 - Denver, CO, Red Rocks Amphitheatre +.