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Prince’s band The Revolution adds more tour dates

Their schedule includes a 2018 stop in Fort Lauderdale
Publicity photo by Ron Harris
Publicity photo by Ron Harris
Published Nov. 8, 2017
Publicity photo by Ron Harris
Publicity photo by Ron Harris

If you want to stand in the Purple Rain a little longer, here's some good news: Prince's old band – The Revolution – reunited and has been touring since the singer's death in 2016. The group has already added some tour dates for 2018, including a stop in Florida.

The Revolution band members (Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman, Bobby Z, Brownmark and Dr. Fink) hit much of the U.S. this past summer, finishing up with a sold-out show in Los Angeles on Labor Day.

The Revolution formed in 1979 when Prince joined drummer Bobby Z and keyboardist Matt Fink. The band is credited on three Prince studio albums: Purple Rain, Around the World In a Day and Parade. (Some members also played on 1999, Controversy, Dirty Mind and Sign O The Times.)

Here are the new tour dates:

Dec. 29: 1st Bank Center – Broomfield, CO
Dec. 31: Paragon Casino Resort – Marksville, LA
Feb. 22: The Joy Theater – New Orleans, LA
Feb. 23: Revolution Live – Fort Lauderdale, FL
Feb. 24: The Tabernacle – Atlanta, GA