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Friday, March 22, 2013

Prince to Play Roseland April 21

Posted by Ned Lannamann on Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 12:52 PM

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The predictions were for the show to take place at the Crystal, but now it's confirmed:

Prince is coming to Portland, playing two shows at the Roseland on April 21 (early and late show). Tickets on sale here and here. Full press release after the jump.

PRINCE TO LAUNCH WEST COAST TOUR!!!
APRIL 21 in PORTLAND, OR

WITH HIS NEW ALL-FEMALE BAND - 3RDEYEGIRL

Minneapolis, MN—PRINCE, seven-time Grammy Award winner and Multi-Platinum
artist announced today that he will be embarking on a West Coast U.S. tour
this Spring. The tour will introduce his brand new, all-female backing
band, 3RDEYEGIRL, and begins on April 15 from Vancouver, British Columbia,
concluding on May 12 in Denver, Colorado.

The nine-city tour will be showcased in intimate venues and mid-sized
theatres for fans to encounter up-close-and-personal experiences of PRINCE
and 3RDEYEGIRL, featuring acclaimed Canadian guitarist Donna Grantis, Danish
bass guitarist Ida Nielsen and Kentucky-native drummer Hannah Ford. PRINCE
will perform two shows per night (8:00 and 11:30 p.m.). The dates are as
follows: April 15 and 16 at Vogue Theatre in Vancouver, BC; April 18 and
19 at Showbox at The Market in Seattle, Washington; April 21 at Roseland
Theater in Portland, Oregon; April 23 and 24 at DNA Lounge in San
Francisco, California; April 26 and 27 at The Joint in Las Vegas, Nevada;
April 30 and May 1 at Marquee Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona; May 3 and 4 at
Hard Rock Hotel Ballroom in San Diego, California; May 7 and 8 at The City
National Grove of Anaheim in Anaheim, California; and May 11 and 12 at The
Ogden Theatre in Denver, Colorado.

3RDEYEGIRL recently made their national television debut on NBC's "Late
Night With Jimmy Fallon," in which PRINCE and the band performed his newly
released song "Screwdriver" and classic tune "Bambi." View here:
www.nbc.com/search?q=prince+jimmy+fallon.

Rolling Stone has named Prince "one of the world's greatest guitarists," and
3RDEYEGIRL is already turning critics' heads. Says Sticky Magazine of
guitarist Donna Grantis: "the full impact of Grantis is her live
performance: the interaction with other musicians onstage, the
improvisational wizardry and the sheer passion that can be felt."
TheCurrent.Org raves about Ida Nielsen and drummer
Hannah Ford: "Nielsen and Ford prove to be a powerhouse rhythm section."
GuitarCenter.com echoes of Ford: "From the moment
the show opens until it closes, you will feel the excitement and power of
Hannah's assault on her drum kit."

New music from PRINCE is available exclusively at
3RDEYEGIRL.COM
including "Screwdriver," "Breakfast
Can Wait," "RNR Remix 7," and more.

For tour ticket information and purchases visit individual venue websites.

VENUE INFO:
Roseland Theater

8 NW 6th Ave
Portland,

OR

97209

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