Blueprint - "Respect the Architect" (video) + Tour Dates

by PopMatters Staff

25 March 2014

Blueprint's latest single, "Respect the Architect", makes a case for his place in the hip-hop pantheon. It's hard to argue with him when he drops lines like, "the rhyme is my funky drummer". Sublime.

Respect the Architect releases April 22nd via Weightless Recordings.
Saturday April 26th - Columbus, OH @ Double Happiness
Thursday May 1st - Evansville, IN @ PG
Friday May 2nd - Huntington, WV @ V Club
Saturday May 3rd - Asheville, NC @ Timo’s House
Sunday May 4th - Raleigh @ Deep South
Monday May 5th - Charlotte, NC @ Snug Harbor
Tuesday May 6th - Nashville, TN @ Exit In
Wednesday May 7th - Atlanta, GA @ 529
Friday May 9th - Jacksonville, FL @ Burro Bar
Saturday May 10th – Miami Springs, FL @ The Catalyst
Sunday May 11th - Tampa/Dunedin, FL @ The Dunedin Brewery
Monday May 12th - St. Augustine, FL @ Shanghai Knobby’s
Wednesday May 14th - Winter Haven, FL @ Jesse’s Lounge
Thursday May 15th - Lake Worth, FL @ The Speak Easy
Friday May 16th - Orlando, FL @ The Peacock Room
Saturday, May 17th - Fort Myers Beach, FL @ Nervous Nellie’s
Tuesday May 20th - Fort Worth, TX @ Lola’s
Thursday May 22nd - San Antonio, TX @ Fitzgeralds
Friday May 23rd - Austin, TX @ Holy Mountain
Sunday May 25th - Sante Fe, NM @ Warehouse 21
Monday May 26th - Denver, CO @ The Roxy
Tuesday May 27th - Fort Collins, CO @ Hodi’s Half Note
Thursday May 29th - Flagstaff, AZ @ Flagstaff Brewing Company
Friday May 30th - Salt Lake City @ Bar Deluxe
Saturday May 31st - Ketchum, ID @ Whiskey Jacques
Tuesday June 3rd - Las Vegas, NV @ Beauty Bar
Weds June 4th - Fullerton, CA @ Slidebar
Thursday June 5th - Santa Cruz @ Moes
Friday June 6th - San Francisco, CA @ Milk Bar
Saturday June 7th - Berkeley, CA @ 924 Gilman
Weds June 11th - Eugene, OR @ Luckey’s
Thursday June 12th - Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theatre Lounge
Friday June 13th - Juneau, AK @ Rockwell
Saturday June 14th - Sitka, AK @ Bayview Pub
Sunday June 15th - Seattle, WA @ The Nectar Lounge
Tuesday June 17th - Whitefish, MT @ Crush Lounge
Wednesday June 18th - Missoula, MT @ Stage 112
Thursday June 19th - Great Falls, MT @ Machinery Row
Friday June 20th - Bozeman, MT @ Zebra Cocktail
Saturday June 21st - Minot, ND @ Souris River Brewery
Sunday June 22nd - Fargo, ND @ The Nestor
Tuesday June 24th - Des Moines, IA @ Vaudeville Mews
Wednesday June 25th - Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Street Entry
Thursday June 26th - Kansas City, MO @ Riot Room

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