Majical Cloudz - A Take Away Show (La Blogotheque) + Tour Dates

Majical Cloudz records a session for La Blogotheque, singing "What That Was" and "Bugs Don’t Buzz" on the Paris Métro and in a club.


06.13.13 - Saint Vitus (Northside Pitchfork Showcase) - Brooklyn, NY *

06.15.13 - Black Box (NXNE) - Toronto, ON #

06.18.13 - The Fillmore - Miami, FL @

06.19.13 - The Ritz Ybor - Tampa, FL @

07.27.13 - MoMA PS1 - Long Island City, NY !

08.02.13 - Osheaga - Montreal, QC

08.10.13 - Magic Stick - Detroit, MI

08.12.13 - Schubas Tavern - Chicago, IL

08.13.13 - 7th Street Entry - Minneapolis, MN

08.14.13 - Union Sound Hall - Winnipeg, MB

08.15.13 - Amigos Cantina - Saskatoon, SK

08.16.13 - Brixx - Edmonton, AB

08.17.13 - The HiFi Club - Calgary, AB

08.19.13 - Electric Owl - Vancouver, BC

08.20.13 - Barboza - Seattle, WA

08.21.13 - Mississippi Studios - Portland, OR

08.23.13 - The Catalyst Atrium - Santa Cruz, CA

08.24.13 - Rickshaw Stop - San Francisco, CA

08.26.13 - Constellation Room - Santa Ana, CA

08.27.13 - Echo - Los Angeles, CA

08.28.13 - Casbah - San Diego, CA

08.31.13 - Red 7 - Austin, TX

09.02.13 - Fitzgerald's - Houston, TX

09.07.13 - Hopscotch Festival - Raleigh, NC

09.09.13 - DC9 - Washington, DC

09.10.13 - Kung Fu Necktie - Philadelphia, PA

09.11.13 - Cafe Nine - New Haven, CT

09.13.13 - Glasslands - Brooklyn, NY

09.14.13 - Mercury Lounge - New York, NY

09.15.13 - Great Scott - Boston, MA

* with Body/Head and Foreplay

# with Ryan Hemsworth

@ with Grizzly Bear

! with Ben UFO, A Guy Called Gerald, Daniel Avery, Roosevelt





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