Thundercat’s tour kicks off in San Francisco on Feb. 13, 2017.

Virtuosic bassist and singer-songwriter Thundercat, aka Stephen Bruner, has announced an extensive 2017 world tour. The North American leg of the tour will be the first for the Grammy Award winning bassist since the fall of 2015. Longtime bandmates Dennis Hamm (keys) and drummer Justin Brown will join Thundercat for the tour. Tickets for all North American dates go on sale Friday, December 9 at 10:00 a.m. local time. Click here to browse AXS for tickets to select Thundercat shows. You can find a full list of North American tour dates below.

Thundercat won his first Grammy in 2016 for his contribution to the Kendrick Lamar track “These Walls” from the rapper’s critically acclaimed album To Pimp a Butterfly. Thundercat also had his own success in 2016 with his single “Bus in These Streets,” a comical tune about society’s dependence on technology. You can listen to “Bus in These Street” below.

Thundercat will also be appearing with the legendary George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic at The Novo by Microsoft in Los Angeles on December 28. Click here for tickets.


2.13 The Independent – San Francisco, CA

2.14 The Independent – San Francisco, CA

2.16 Wonder Ballroom – Portland, OR

2.17 Rickshaw Theatre – Vancouver, BC

2.18 Wild Buffalo – Bellingham, WA

2.19 Barboza – Seattle, WA

2.21 Urban Lounge – Salt Lake City, UT

2.22 Bluebird Theater – Denver, CO

2.24 Fine Line Music Cafe – Minneapolis, MN

2.25 Concord Music Hall – Chicago, IL

2.26 Magic Stick – Detroit, MI

2.28 Danforth Music Hall – Toronto, ON

3.01 SAT – Montreal, QC

3.02 Paradise – Boston, MA

3.03 Irving Plaza – New York, NY

3.04 Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA

3.05 U Street Music Hall – Washington, DC

3.08 Terminal West – Atlanta, GA

3.10 Buku Music + Art Project – New Orleans, LA

3.11 Warehouse Live – Houston, TX

3.12 Trees – Dallas, TX