Run the Jewels Nod to “Blade Runner” with Incredible “Jewel Runner” Tour Poster

Do Rappers Dream of Electric Sheep?

Run the Jewels seem to be constantly trying to outdo themselves. Between back-to-back festival performances, numerous television and university appearances, and a slew of evocative music videos, Killer Mike and El-P have somehow found the time to start work on both their promised feline-friendly remix album Meow the Jewels and the highly anticipated RTJ3. Their tireless, machine-like work ethic begs the question: could they be replicants after all?

On top of all that, the duo just announced the upcoming fall Jewel Runner tour with an incredible poster paying tribute to Ridley Scott‘s sci-fi classic Blade Runner, proving they’re just as excited for the upcoming sequel as we are.

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The Jewel Runner tour will take the duo on a new string of lives US dates this fall in support of last year’s phenomenal RTJ2. In addition, El-P and Killer Mike will continue running them jewels along the summer festival circuit, including a stop at FYF Fest in August.

Read our cover story on Run the Jewels.

Run the Jewels tour dates

August
22 – Los Angeles, CA – FYF Fest

September
29 – Tucson, AZ ­- Rialto
30 – El Paso, TX – Tricky Falls

October
2-4 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits
03 ­- New Orleans, LA – Republic
06 – Memphis, TN – Minglewood Hall
07 – Tulsa, OK – Cain’s
9-11 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits
12 – Dallas, TX – House of Blues
13 – Houston, TX – House of Blues
15 – Phoenix, AZ – Marquee
20 – Denver, CO – Ogden
21 – Denver, CO – Ogden
22 – Kansas City, MO – Midland
23 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
24 – Royal Oak, MI ­- Royal Oak Music Hall

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