Dam-Funk touring, playing Brooklyn Bowl during Northside Festival (dates)
Dam-Funk at Union Pool in 2011 (more by Erez Avissar)
Professor of the groove Dam-Funk is one of the many artists on board for Northside Festival this year. He'll team up with The Rub for a show on June 17th at Brooklyn Bowl. Tickets are on sale or you can try to get in with your Northside badge.
The show is one of two East Coast dates (the other is in Florida) for the California beatmaster thus far. He's also got some West Coast dates sandwiched in between trips to Europe, and you can catch himat a few festivals this summer including Seattle's Capitol Hill Block Party, Oya, Belgium Dour Festival, and more.
In other news, Dam-Funk recently posted the following to his Facebook page
If none of Dr. Dre's people reach out to the G.F.F.'s DaM-FunK to contribute to "Detox" then, it WILL NEVER BE be a 'true' representation of 'Los Angeles'. Period.
Detox is Dr. Dre's long-in-the-works follow-up to 2001. No word from the Dr. Dre camp regarding said comment, but you can check out some potentially Dre-worthy new Dam-Funk tracks below. Personally, I can't think of any artist that sounds more "California" and ready-made to pump out of a low-rider than Dam-Funk.
Those new tracks, two videos, and a list of all dates below...
Dam-Funk & Master Blazter at the El Rey Theatre
Studio Tour with Dam-Funk (Scion AV)
DAM-FUNK - 2012 TOUR DATES
May 10 St. Petersburg, FL Solo Set @ Nova 535
May 18 Los Angeles, CA Solo Set @ Mondrian Hotel
May 24 Oslo, Norway @ Blå w/ Patski Love + Chris Stallion
May 24 Oslo, Norway DJ Set @ Jaeger w/ Patski Love, Chris Stallion, DJ
May 25 Stockholm, Sweden @ Nalen
May 25 Stockholm, Sweden DJ Set @ Scandic Grand Central
May 26 Amsterdam, The Netherlands @ MC Theater w/ Pomrad
May 29 Dresden, Germany @ Scheune
May 30 Frankfurt, Germany DJ Set @ Robert Johnson
May 31 Hamburg, Germany @ Neidklub
Jun 1 Berlin, Germany @ Bohannon
Jun 2 Münster, Germany @ Skaters Palace
Jun 3 Zurich, Switzerland @ Stall 6
Jun 6 Strasbourg, France @ Contre-Temps
Jun 7 Moscow, Russia @ Red Bull Music Academy Session @ Simachev Loft
Jun 8 Rome, Italy @ MIT Festival
Jun 9 LIsbon, Portugal @ Arte + Manha
Jun 10 Manchester, United Kingdom DãM-FunK @ The Parklife Weekender
Jun 11 Glasgow, United Kingdom @ Centre for Contemporary Arts
Jun 13 London, United Kingdom @ XOYO
Jun 14 Paris, France @ Paris Social Club
Jun 16 Pasadena, CA @ Make Music Pasadena
Jun 17 Brooklyn, NY @ Northside Fest @ Brooklyn Bowl w/ The Rub
Jun 21 San Diego, CA DJ Set @ Le Spank @ The Office
Jul 5 Porto, Portugal @ Super Bock Super Rock Festival
Jul 14 Belgium Dour Festival in Belgium Info
Jul 20 Vancouver, Canada @ Fortune Sound Club
Jul 21 Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios
Jul 22 Seattle, WA @ Capitol Hill Block Party
Aug 10 Oslo, Norway @ Oya Festival