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miha
11-05-2007, 05:40 PM
edited 12/11/2007

from the wutang-corp.com's news section:

Dec 15 2007,9:00P Chicago, IL @ Metro - Smart Bar
Dec 16 2007,9:00P Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
Dec 18 2007,9:00P Boulder, CO @ Fox Theatre Box Office
Dec 19 2007,9:00P Aspen, CO @ Belly Up
Dec 20 2007,9:00P Denver, CO @ The Fillmore Auditorium
Dec 22 2007,9:00P Wu-Tang Clan on Tour Bakersfield, CA @ Fox Theatre
Dec 23 2007,9:00P Los Angeles, CA @ House Of Blues - Sunset Strip
Dec 28 2007,9:00P Boise, ID @ Big Easy Concert House
Dec 30 2007,9:00P Seattle, WA @ The Showbox SODO
Dec 31 2007,9:00P Wu-Tang Clan on Tour in Portland, OR @ Roseland Ballroom
Jan 03 2008,9:00P Las Vegas, NV @ House Of Blues - Las Vegas
Jan 04 2008,9:00P Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theatre
Jan 05 2008,9:00P Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theatre
Jan 09 2008,9:00P Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live!
Jan 10 2008 @ The Troc (see "G" (The Promoter)'s post (http://www.wutang-corp.com/forum/showpost.php?p=986542&postcount=24))
Jan 11 2008,9:00P Boston, MA @ Palladium
Jan 12 2008,9:00P New York, NY @ Hammerstein Ballroom
Jan 13 2008,9:00P New Haven, CT @ Toad’s Place
Jan 14 2008,9:00P So. Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
Jan 15 2008,9:00P So. Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
Jan 16 2008,9:00P Providence, RI @ Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel
Jan 18 2008,9:00P Richmond, VA @ Toad’s Place Richmond
Jan 19 2008,9:00P Norfolk, VA @ Norva
Jan 20 2008,9:00P Charlotte, NC @ Amos’ South End
Jan 21 2008,9:00P Charleston, SC @ Music Farm
Jan 24 2008,9:00P Orlando, FL @ The Club at Firestone
Jan 25 2008,9:00P Miami, FL @ Fillmore Miami B. at the Jackie Gleason Theater
Jan 26 2008,9:00P St. Petersburg, FL @ Jannus Landing

wuswordz95
11-05-2007, 06:39 PM
wow cool in hollywood house of blues on dec 23rd. i hope thats not a weekday. probally is. I was hoping that the wu would have performed at the staples center or at least the los angeles convention center. I hope it dosent get to crowded in there. I really hope they move it to somewhere bigger

KZA
11-05-2007, 06:59 PM
23rd is a sunday

wuswordz95
11-05-2007, 07:04 PM
cool. i guess its not tthe whole wu. well im not sure if ill go. if ido i wander if u god is gonna a get ovation.

KtodaC
11-06-2007, 08:09 PM
So is Hollywood one of the "Supershows" with Rae GZA and U God or is it all of them? If its only three of them then ill save my $75 til the 8 diargrams tour.

bruinlax22
11-07-2007, 12:07 PM
got my tickets to Hammerstein in NYC can't wait

miha
11-08-2007, 07:11 PM
new date added:

1/15/2008 Higher Ground, South Burlington, VT

featuring RZA, GZA, Ghostface Killah, Method Man, U-God, Raekwon, Masta Killa, Inspectah Deck & Cappadonna with Street Life and Ice Water
$40 in advance
$45 day of show
Doors 8:30pm
Show 9:00pm
18 Plus with a Valid ID

tickets (http://higherground.frontgatetickets.com/choose.php?lid=16452)

wutangironflag
11-09-2007, 02:13 PM
with all the infighting i wonder if these shows are actually gonna happen

miha
11-15-2007, 07:10 PM
December 14 - Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore
December 16 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
December 20 - Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium
December 22 - Bakersfield, CA @ Fox Theater
December 23 - Hollywood, CA @ House of Blues
December 28 - Boise, ID @ Big Easy
December 30 - Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo
December 31 - Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
January 9 - Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live!
January 10 - Philadelphia, PA @ The Electric Factory
January 11 - Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
January 12 - New York, NY @ Hammerstein Ballroom
January 24 - Miami Beach, FL @ The Fillmore at Jackie Gleason Theater

source (http://www.smnnews.com/2007/11/15/wu-tang-clan-more-tour-dates-released-2/)

thexrock
11-17-2007, 01:13 AM
will the whole clan be there on this tour,(i.e Minneapolis) ? ticketmaster has rza being in cali a day before, are they doin seperate thing?


thexrock

MsRzaRecTaH
11-20-2007, 02:31 PM
I just heard that they also added a Chicago Show at the Metro but not sure of the date......

verbalkent
11-20-2007, 03:05 PM
Show In Detroit Canceled Is This True.

mantis_fist
11-28-2007, 02:12 AM
December 31 - Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater

Thats the one for me!!! What A WAY to bring in the WU-YEAR!

Fisheatsbird
11-28-2007, 07:33 AM
It has said Philly is cancelled? Any Make-up dadte or Reason?

miha
11-28-2007, 01:47 PM
list updated. i would just like to stress out, that you should all look at more sources, to make sure the dates concerts are correct.

Mikecheck
11-28-2007, 02:51 PM
December 31 - Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater

Thats the one for me!!! What A WAY to bring in the WU-YEAR!

"bringin' in the Wu-year"

I like that, has any of the members used that in a verse before?

x7fifteen4
11-28-2007, 04:39 PM
I'll be at the Las Vegas Show on Jan. 3rd.

Shit, I leave Boise, ID. the 27th, I'll just miss'em in Boise.

virus60223
12-02-2007, 09:44 PM
1/4/2008 Marquee Theatre, Tempe, AZ

http://a591.ac-images.myspacecdn.com/images01/77/l_d33b7476297efff122b0e7342eb36416.jpg

- GET AT ME FOR TICKETS -
$40 in advance
$45 day of show
Doors 6:30pm
Show 8:00pm
All Ages bar w/ Valid ID

radioraheem
12-06-2007, 12:27 AM
man i just hope they come to va

Rooty P
12-07-2007, 12:22 AM
I'mma be at the WU YEAR show in Oregon

vuboy123
12-07-2007, 07:08 PM
me too! i'm surprised they have a show on new year's eve.

wilmington shogun
12-08-2007, 10:39 PM
what the fuck? why is the philly show cancelled?

miha
12-11-2007, 04:35 PM
^^ check this (http://www.wutang-corp.com/forum/showpost.php?p=986542&postcount=24)

Not Frontin
12-12-2007, 05:37 PM
Fuck yeah. First show post 8 diagrams release is in CHICAGO!

Hopefully they don't kill each other over money and all show up. I mean, why would they tour now if RZA never paid them for their Rock The Bells shit?

I hope it works out....

miha
12-29-2007, 03:54 PM
Woo! Wu-Tang Clan sized up

http://www.sfbg.com/blogs/music/images/Wutang1%20sml.bmp
Wu-Tang Clan's Method Man mounted a stack of speakers. All photos by Ben Hopfer.
By Ben Hopfer
What do you do when the cold weather kicks in and all your friends are out of town? If you’re like me you go see the Wu-Tang Clan. Braving the cold and rain, I arrived at Ruby Skye on Dec. 27 to check out the Wu, out on their "8 Diagrams" tour. I find it kind of funny that they named the tour after their latest album, one that multiple members have publicly stated that they are unhappy with. Yet my curiosity drew me in to see the group for the umpteenth time.
The opening act, a local artist Benflows, got off to a slow start. While it wasn’t a terrible performance, he should have known that openers shouldn’t try to pull a call-and-response session with a crowd that wasn’t warmed up at all. He called, but no one responded. Bay Area crew Rec League was up next. Now I may come off as a hater, but member Richie Cunning is far and above the best member of the group. While the rest went through the rap-show paces, Cunning actually put on a respectable performance and stood out individually due to his efforts. If only it was a solo act. The Bayonics closed out the opening set and brought live hip-hop to the stage the way it’s supposed to be done.
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The uncanny Richie Cunning of Rec League.



I’ve been bumping the Wu since Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (Loud) dropped in high school. I've had the privilege of seeing them multiple times, but I have to say that Ruby Skye was not the venue for them. The ridiculous ticket prices coupled with expensive drinks, the security that seemed to be everywhere, and the small stage that barely contained the group definitely left a chip on my shoulder. With seven of the nine remaining members of the group showing up - RZA and Ghostface Killah were absent - at least we had a quorum. From what I hear, RZA wasn’t wanted on the tour after members felt their input was ignored on 8 Diagrams (Street/Universal Motown), and Ghostface missed the date because of a court appearance back home.
http://www.sfbg.com/blogs/music/images/Wutang3%20sml.bmp
Back and forth: Method Man, from left, and Inspectah Deck.
The show sported the archetypal Wu-Tang sound - loud and dirty - as the clan shared the stage and took turns spitting verses. At one point Method Man climbed the speaker stacks and jumped into the crowd, like he always does. And not a single song off the new album was performed. But after a few classics I just felt that I had seen it all before and decided to take my ass home to my warm bed.
In the end, my biggest gripe was the time it took for them to actually get on stage. At least an hour passed from the end of the Bayonics set before Wu-Tang graced the stage at 12:30 a.m. Maybe I’m getting old, but if I wanted to stand in a crowd at midnight, I’m sure I could find a place to do so that didn’t cost $70.

miha
12-30-2007, 10:07 AM
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miha
01-01-2008, 05:57 AM
Master rappers bring down the house (link (http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/musicnightlife/2004101734_wutang03.html))

By Andrew Matson
Special to The Seattle Times
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Instead of performing tracks from its adventurous new album "8 Diagrams," Wu-Tang Clan tore the roof off Showbox SoDo Sunday with the same workmanlike set it brought to Bumbershoot last summer.
But coming from the Clan, even a dutiful hit parade — bafflingly hard core and utterly emotional — is avant-garde hip-hop to the highest degree. A predominantly white and overwhelmingly sweaty crowd ate it up.
Echoing through Showbox SoDo's hangarlike showroom, woodblock hits and percussive knuckle cracks never sounded so vicious as on early hit "Bring Da Ruckus"; and "C.R.E.A.M." — a cold, brooding ode to capitalism — remained crushing for Inspectah Deck's bitter revelation that smoking marijuana does not make him any less depressed. Nobody had ever made a song like "C.R.E.A.M." when it came out in 1993, and nobody has since.
Underneath the audience's nonstop screaming was the understanding that Wu-Tang is rap's most iconoclastic group.
The Clan's leader (and visionary producer) RZA was a no-show, but his presence was hardly missed. Live, Method Man is Wu-Tang's de facto front man, and his effortless movie-star charisma was truly a thing to behold. After stage-diving into an ocean of "W" hand signs, he gingerly stood on top of fans' hands.
Once he found his footing, Method Man was locked in. Thundering through one of his own pre-millennium classics, "Da Rockwilder," Mr. Meth could've just held the microphone to the crowd; "Da Rockwilder" — like most Wu-Tang songs — inspires people to rap along. And that they did, as Meth tore through the song's verses with snarling, smirking intensity. It was one of rap's best performers doing exactly the kind of massive, head-banging rap people paid to see. Ending the song with a spinning back-flop into the audience, the crowd exploded in aggressive, hard core joy.
Method Man's attitude hit like the world's most-welcome ton of bricks: This, the Showbox seemed to grasp at once, is a real MC.
Star-power reality is what Wu-Tang is all about. The obligatory memorial for sadly departed Clansman Old Dirty Bastard resonated, even though the lines were recycled ("We do this every night, but Seattle is the live-est!"). O.D.B.'s high-voltage persona — like Method, Ghostface Killah, GZA and most of Wu-Tang proper — called him to this vocation exactly. Wu-Tang's members are in touch with some kind of pure rap essence, and that's what the Showbox responded to more than anything. Stomping through their vicious set with entitled swagger, Inspectah Deck, GZA, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Masta Killa, Cappadonna, U-God and Streetlife proved Wu-Tang is preternaturally, timelessly awesome.
Local heavy rock band Furious Styles opened to scattered booing until two of the finest rap groups in the 206 — Cancer Rising and Dyme Def — got the crowd energized.
After that, it was straight Wu-Tang, no chaser.

miha
03-03-2008, 04:51 PM
new dates added:

Wed, April 16, 2008
Fillmore NY @ Irving Plaza
Doors: 8:00 pm
Show: 9:30 pm
Advance Tickets $55.00

Wu-Tang 2008 Tour Dates
04/16/08 Fillmore at Irving Plaza New York, NY
04/17/08 Crocodile Rock Allentown, PA
04/20/08 Main Street Armory Rochester, NY
04/24/08 House of Blues Atlantic City Atlantic City, NJ
04/29/08 The Tabernacle Atlanta, GA
More to follow I'm sure. Via Bumpershine (http://www.bumpershine.com/2008/03/03/wu-tang-clan-playing-irving-plaza-touring.html).

the blazed sage
03-03-2008, 05:04 PM
damn, this group must be broke, they just finished a tour but i'll be damned if I miss that NYC show.

Sean
03-03-2008, 07:44 PM
So is Rza gonna be at these shows? I'm guessing not because I know he's gonna be in London on April 28th. Is he purposely booking solo shows at the same time as wu shows? It's fucked up, they need to all perform together

whitey
03-03-2008, 08:10 PM
i got tickets with a bunch of my boys for the 4/20 show. you know method man will be in rare form.

on the web it said wu tang clan includding...ghostface, method man, gza, inspeckta deck and more...im wondering who else.

anyone know, or care to take an educated guess?

Sean
03-04-2008, 03:55 PM
If it didn't mention the rest then they might be the only ones. "Others" could just mean killah bees. Hopefully not though.