Taylor Bennett announces 2018 Restoration of an American Idol Tour
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On Jan. 8, rapper Taylor Bennett announced via Twitter that he plans to tour the United States beginning in late February.

The “Grown Up Fairy Tales” hitmaker is hitting the road in support of his second studio album The Restoration of an American Idol, which was released last February. As part of the tour, Bennett will be playing shows in New York, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Detroit, St. Louis, San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Dallas, Houston, New Orleans and Seattle, Wash.’s Neumos Crystal Ball Reading Room. Tickets for these sure to be exhilarating live shows go on sale Jan. 11 at 10 a.m. ET.

Like his older brother Chance the Rapper, Taylor Bennet hails from Chicago and also launched his career in music by becoming a highlight of the city's local music scene. Bennett first broke into the wider music landscape with the release of his 2015 debut album Broad Shoulders. The record showed off the MC’s uncommon lyrical acumen and unconventional subject matter and won widespread critical acclaim. 

Taylor Bennett’s upcoming tour dates.

Feb. 28 - New York, NY - Gramercy Theatre
March 1 - Philadelphia, PA - The Foundry Philadelphia
March 4 - Cleveland, OH - House of Blues
March 5 - Detroit, MI - The Shelter
March 9 - St. Paul, MN - Amsterdam Bar and Hall
March 11 - St Louis, MO - Duck Room, Blueberry Hill
March 12 - Lawrence, KS - Granada Theatre
March 13 -  Omaha, NE - Slowdown - Front Room
March 14 -  Boulder, CO - Fox Theatre
March 17 -  San Diego, CA - House of Blues
March 18 -  Los Angeles, CA - The Roxy Theatre (Click here to get tickets)
March 19 - Santa Ana, CA - Constellation Room at the Observatory
March 20 - Fresno, CA - Strummer's,
March 23 - San Francisco, CA - Social Hall SF (Click here to get tickets)
March 25 - Seattle, WA - Neumos Crystal Ball Reading Room (Click here to get tickets)
March 28 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Grand @ the Complex
March 31 - Dallas, TX - Cambridge Room, House of Blues
April 1 - Houston, TX - Bronze Peacock Room, House of Blues
April 2 - New Orleans, LA - House of Blues
May 25 - 27 - Cambridge, MA - Harvard Athletic Complex - Boston Calling 2018