The Roots are hitting the road next month with rock/rap act Gym Class Heroes and British import Estelle

The Philadelphia collective released their latest album, <em>Rising Down</em>, this past April. The set includes collaborations with Common, Talib Kweli and newcomer Wale.

The one-month trek will include stops in Atlanta, Los Angeles and close November 1 with a performance in Albany, New York.---Nino "Dubs" DeLuca

Dates below:

Date City Venue

Oct. 3 Baltimore, MD Ram's Head

4 Norforlk, VA NorVA

5 Myrtle Beach, SC House of Blues

6 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle

7 Lake Buena Vista, FL House of Blues

8 Miami Beach, FL Fillmore

10 Horse Shoe, NC Deerfields

11 Dallas, TX Palladium

12 Austin, TX Backyard

14 Tempe, AZ Marquee

15 San Diego, CA San Diego State U.

16 Anaheim, CA The Grove

17 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Palladium

18 San Jose, CA San Jose U. Event Center

19 Las Vegas, NV House of Blues

21 Denver, CO Fillmore

23 Milwaukee, WI Eagles Ballroom

24 Chicago, IL Congress Theatre

25 Detroit, MI Fillmore

26 Toronto, Ont. Sound Academy

28-29 New York, NY Roseland Ballroom

30 Worchester, MA Palladium

31 Asbury Park, NJ Convention Hall

Nov. 1 Albany, NY Washington Ave. Academy