Rock The Bells 2011 Line Up and Tour Dates Announced
Details emerge on this year’s roving hip hop festival.
In the early hours this morning, details were announced for the 2011 Rock The Bells tour dates. As is the norm, the festival will feature a slew of highly-anticipated performances over a series of different dates, Guerilla Union announced.
This years festivities — which are hosted by the RZA — will feature over 30 different acts and take place across four different stops. Headlining the festivities will be Lauryn Hill, performing her album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, and Nas, who’s bringing special guests AZ, Pete Rock and DJ Premier along to perform the entirety of Illmatic.
Taking cues from other recent festivals, many different acts will be performing sets consisting of the entirety of a classic album. GZA is set to perform Liquid Swords, Raekwon and Ghostface Killah will perform Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…, Souls of Mischief will perform 93 Til Infinity and many more.
Rock The Bells will be hitting both east and west coast stops, making appearances in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York and Boston.
Check out the full list of 2011 Rock The Bells tour dates below, along with the full poster for the event.
- Los Angeles – August 20 – San Manuel Amphitheater
- San Francisco – August 27 – Shoreline Amphitheater
- New York- September 3 – Governor’s Island
- Boston – September 10 – TBA
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