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Below is our complete Massive Attack news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Musicians Boycotting Arizona Over Immigration Law

Billboard.com is reporting that musicians, including Rage Against the Machine and Serj Tankian, are boycotting Arizona over a recently passed immigration law. An excerpt from the report follows:

Rage Against the Machine lead singer Zack de la Rocha has enlisted dozens of musicians and activists to join The Sound Strike, an open call by artists to boycott the state of Arizona over its recently passed immigration law. The law passed by the Arizona state legislature, SB1070, requires local authorities to determine a person's immigration status if he or she is suspected of being undocumented.

Groups like Cypress Hill, Juanes, Conor Oberst, Los Tigres del Norte, Rage Against the Machine, Cafe Tacvba, Kanye West, Calle 13 as well as Oscar winning filmmaker and activist Michael Moore have signed on to the campaign, which was announced on thesoundstrike.net today.

Read the full article at Billboard.

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Massive Attack Release North American Tour Dates

MASSIVE ATTACK have lined up the following upcoming North American tour dates:

September 10 - Toronto, ON @ Virgin Festival
September 11 - Montreal, QC @ Metropolis
September 12 - Detroit, MI @ State Theater
September 13 - Chicago, IL @ Riviera Theater
September 15 - Houston, TX @ Verizon Theatre
September 16 - Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits Festival
September 17 - Grand Prairie, TX @ Nokia Theatre
September 19 - Phoenix, AZ @ Celebrity Theatre
September 20 - San Diego, CA @ SDSU Open Air Theatre
September 22 - Berkeley, CA @ The Greek
September 23 - Las Vegas, NV @ The Joint
September 24 - Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl w/ TV On The Radio
September 28 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
September 29 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
September 30 - Philadelphia, PA @ Tower Theater
October 1 - Boston, MA @ Orpheum Theatre
October 3 - New York, NY @ Roseland Ballroom
October 4 - New York, NY @ Roseland Ballroom
October 5 - New York, NY @ Roseland Ballroom

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