Prince has announced a run of West Coast tour dates, so grab those purple velvet suits and pick up some tickets when they go on sale next week. Each city on the tour gets four shows over two nights—one early and one late each night—making for 28 total shows. A full list of dates is below.
The news was confirmed last night by Prince’s backing band, 3rd Eye Girl, on a Prince podcast hosted by fan site Dr. Funkenberry.
Prince tour 2013
April 15-16—The Vogue—Vancouver (early and late shows)
April 18-19—Showbox—Seattle, Washington (early and late shows)
April 23-24—DNA Lounge—San Francisco, California (early and late shows)
April 26-27—The Joint—Las Vegas, Nevada (early and late shows)
April 30-May 1—The Marquee—Phoenix, Arizona (early and late shows)
May 3-4—Hard Rock Hotel—San Diego, California (early and late shows)
May 7-8—The Grove—Anaheim, California (early and late shows)
July 13-15—Montreux Jazz Festival—Montreux, Switzerland
Aug. 4—Stockholm Music And Arts Festival—Stockholm, Sweden
Aug. 7—Smuckfest—Skanderborg, Denmark