South African rapper/DJ Spoek Mathambo released his sophomore LP, Father Creeper, in March via Sub Pop Records. Stream the album in its entirety and watch a music video for its lead single "Let Them Talk" at the bottom of this post.
Mathambo is currently touring throughout Europe and has announced a short string of summer North American dates. Kicking things off in NYC in July, he'll tour his way to Chicago for a performance at Lincoln Hall on July 18. Tickets go on sale this Friday (May 18), at noon CST.
All 2012 tour dates, Father Creeper stream, and video for "Let Them Talk" below...
Spoek Mathambo Father Creeper
Spoek Mathambo - "Let Them Talk"
SPOEK MATHAMBO - 2012 TOUR DATES
May 17, 2012 Hoxton Bar and Grill, London United Kingdom
May 18, 2012 Bongo Room, Edinburgh United Kingdom
May 19, 2012 Musicbox Club, Lisbon Portugal
May 22, 2012 Silencio, Paris France
May 23, 2012 La Laiterie, Strasbourg France
May 24, 2012 La Cave aux PoÃ¨tes, Roubaix France
May 25, 2012 Nouveau Casino, Paris France
May 26, 2012 EMB, Sannois France
May 27, 2012 Forum De La Passerelle, St-Brieuc France
July 07, 2012 Roskilde Festival, Roskilde Denmark
July 10, 2012 Festival La Cite, Lausanne Switzerland
July 12, 2012 Le Poisson Rouge, New York City NY
July 13, 2012 U Street Music Hall, WAshington DC
July 14, 2012 Weeksville Heritage Center, Brooklyn NY Free Show!
July 15, 2012 Festival Intlernational Nuits d'Afrique @ S.A.T., Montreal Canada
July 16, 2012 Wrongbar, Toronto Canada
July 18, 2012 Lincoln Hall, Chicago IL
July 19, 2012 Cedar Cultural Centre, Minneapolis MN
July 21, 2012 Capitol Hill Block Party, Seattle WA
July 22, 2012 Doug Fir Lounge, Portland OR
July 25, 2012 Brick & Mortar Music Hall, San Francisco CA
July 26, 2012 Echoplex, Los Angeles CA
July 28, 2012 Womad Festival, Wiltshire United Kingdom
September 22, 2012 Festival Marsatac - J4, Nimes France
September 28, 2012 Festival Marsatac - J4, Marseille France