When: Mon., Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m. 2017
The Gorillaz will bring their "Humanz Tour" to the Fox Theatre on Monday, September 18.
The Gorillaz have scored the most successful debut in YouTube VR history with the 360 degree "Saturnz Barz (Spirit House),” launched a mixed reality app, released their wildly acclaimed new album, "Humanz," confirmed a handful of international festival dates selling out instantly… … And now it can be confirmed that masterminds Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett will bring Gorillaz back to North America for the first time since the Plastic Beach tour that SPIN hailed as 2010’s “Live Show of the Year.” With many of the tour stops being larger venues, Gorillaz will offer fans a more intimate concert experience when they perform at the Fox Theatre on Monday, September 18 at 7:30 p.m. The Humanz Tour traveling extravaganza will feature Albarn, Hewlett’s enigmatic characters and a touring ensemble of flesh and blood musicians joining Gorillaz Murdoc Niccals, Noodle, Russel Hobbs and 2D, as they bring to life the new tracks and classics spanning the massive Gorillaz catalogue. As always, Gorillaz will be joined onstage by a stellar lineup of featured artists—the new album offering such possibilities as Jehnny Beth (Savages), Danny Brown, Benjamin Clementine, De La Soul, D.R.A.M., Peven Everett, Anthony Hamilton, Grace Jones, Zebra Katz, Kelela, Mavis Staples, Vince Staples, Popcaan, Pusha T, Jamie Principle and Kali Uchis, among others.