The nine-piece San Francisco Bay-area band with seven studio albums to its credit has four weeks of roadwork ahead, beginning in Reno, Nev., next week. Along for the fun are Trevor Hall, John Brown’s Body, Cultura Profetica and Steel Pulse on select dates.

Supporting its latest album, Building An Ark, Groundation continues its tradition of combining jazz, funk, Latin and transcendental dub. In other words, this tour brings good times for all.

Here’s the itinerary:

Oct. 17 – Reno, Nev., Knitting Factory Concert House
Oct. 18 – Park City, Utah, Park City Live
Oct. 19 – Denver, Colo., Ogden Theatre
Oct. 20 – Boulder, Colo., Fox Theatre
Oct. 21 – Fort Collins, Colo., Aggie Theatre
Oct. 24 – Spokane, Wash., Knitting Factory Concert House
Oct. 25 – Seattle, Wash., Neumos
Oct. 26 – Portland, Ore., Wonder Ballroom
Oct. 27 – Sacramento, Calif., Ace Of Spades
Oct. 28 – Petaluma, Calif., Mystic Theatre
Oct. 31 – Santa Cruz, Calif., The Catalyst
Nov. 1 – San Francisco, Calif., The Independent
Nov. 2 – Los Angeles, Calif., El Rey Theatre
Nov. 4 – Mexico City, Mexico, El Plaza
Nov. 6 – Boston, Mass., Paradise Rock Club
Nov. 7 – New York, N.Y., Highline Ballroom
Nov. 8 – Falls Church, Va., State Theater
Nov. 10 – San Juan, Puerto Rico, Isla Grand Pier
Nov. 13 – Solana Beach, Calif., Belly Up Tavern
Nov. 14 – Santa Ana, Calif., Yost Theatre

Trevor Hall appears Oct. 18-Nov. 2 and Nov. 13-14, John Brown’s Body Oct. 25-26, Cultura Profetica and Steel Pulse Nov. 10.

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