The Rapture at CMJ 2011 (more by Bryan Bruchman)
The American Museum of Natural History's One Step Beyond series, which just had Dirty Projectors last month, is continuing on February 17 at Rose Center with DJ sets by Prefuse 73 and The Rapture. Tickets are on sale now.
Listen to all of what Dave Longstreth played at the last event below.
It's The Rapture's last North American show/event before their Japan/Australia tour which kicks off later this month. All Rapture dates are listed below.
Prefuse 73 are one of many collaborators on the upcoming Flaming Lips collaborative Record Store Day release, which also includes Bon Iver, Erykah Badu, Nick Cave, Death Cab for Cutie, Yoko Ono, and many others. You've already heard Prefuse 73's collaborations when the 4-track EP was released last year, but The Flaming Lips have been rolling out more previews of the upcoming release. Stream "Now I Understand," which features Erykah Badu, below, and check out some short clips of the Bon Iver collabs at Pitchfork.
Streams and all dates below...
Dave Longstreth's DJ set
The Flaming Lips and Erykah Badu - "Now I Understand"
The Rapture -- 2012 Tour Dates
Feb 17 American Museum of Natural History New York, NY* (DJ)
Feb 27 Umeda Akaso Osaka, Japan
Feb 28 Liquidroom Tokyo, Japan
Feb 29 Duo Music Exchange Tokyo, Japan
Mar 03 Future Music Festival Brisbane, Australia
Mar 04 Future Music Festival Perth, Australia
Mar 10 Future Music Festival Sydney, Australia
Mar 11 Future Music Festival Melbourne, Australia
Mar 12 Future Music Festival Adelaide, Australia
Apr 13 Indio, CA Coachella Festival
Apr 17 Fox Theatre with Justice Coachella Festival
Apr 19 Boulevard Pool at the Cosmopolitan - With Justice Las Vegas, NV
Apr 20 Indio, CA Coachella Festival
Apr 25 Transbordeur Lyon, France
Apr 26 Olympia Paris, France
Apr 27 Bikini Toulouse, France
Apr 28 Les Printemps de Bourges Bourges, France
Apr 29 Vapeur Dijon, France
May 01 O2 Academy Oxford, London
May 02 Shepherd's Bush Empire London, UK
May 05 Liberation Festival Groningen, Holland
May 06 Tivoli Utrecht, Holland
May 08 Zakk Dusseldorf, Germany
May 09 Cocoon Club Frankfurt, Germany
May 10 Lido Berlin, Germany
May 11 Les Nuits Botaniques Brussels, Belgium
May 12 3 Elephants Festival Laval, France
* - w/ Prefuse 73 (DJ)