Summer Concerts | Live Rock and Indie Folk You Can’t Miss

Vampire Weekend, Fun., & Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros: Who will you be seeing this summer?

Vampire Weekend's "Modern Vampires of the City" (2013) album cover
Album cover for the new Vampire Weekend album to be released May 6th. Now available for pre-sale.

Start your summer concert season at Red Rocks with Vampire Weekend

Vampire Weekend is set to play at the Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison, Colorado this May. Their new album, titled “Modern Vampires in the City”, is set to go on sale May 7th. Three years since their well received album titled “Contra”, Vampire Weekend will undoubtedly put on an amazing show at the naturally stunning amphitheater with guest performance by Of Monsters and Men. Vampire Weekend will continue the United States portion of the tour into the west, ending with a performance at Keller Auditorium in Portland, Oregon.

 

Vampire Weekend 2013 Summer concert dates are as follows:

5/15- Agganis Arena (Boston, MA)

5/17- The Fillmore Detroit (Detroit, MI)

5/19- Modland Theatre (Kansas City, MO)

5/20- Red Rocks Amphitheater (Morrison, CO)

5/21- Red Butte Garden Amphitheater (Salt Lake City, UT)

         5/23- Keller Auditorium (Portland, OR)

A summer night on the “Most Nights” tour

Fun. is scheduled to perform at the famous Greek Theater in Los Angeles in early September as a part of their “Most Nights” summer headline tour. Fun., recently winning the Grammy for “Song of the year”, is taking on their biggest North American headline tour yet. The Greek Theater, Los Angeles’ premiere outdoor theater located in picturesque Griffith Park, precedes the welcoming of Fun. with many past famous performances including Elton John, The Who, and Pearl Jam. “Some Nights” produced three hit singles: “We Are Young”, “Some Nights”, and “Carry On”. Fun.’s second album, after their first well received album “Aim and Ignite”, has brought the necessary critical acclaim the band needs to energize the summer concert tour.

Fun. “Most Nights” Summer Headline Tour Dates are as follows:

Nate Ruess, fun. lead singer, performs at the Grammy Nominations concert
Nate Ruess onstage at the Grammy Nominations concert. His band, fun., was nominated for Album, Record, and Song of the year.

7/9- The Jacobs Pavilion (Cleveland, OH)

7/13- CMAC (Rochester, NY)

7/14- The LC Pavilion (Columbus, OH)

7/16- Meadow Brook (Detroit, MI)

7/18- Stage AE w/ Tegan and Sara (Pittsburgh, PA)

7/19- The Mann Center (Philadelphia, PA)

7/20- Merriweather Post Pavilion (Columbia, MD)

7/22 & 23- Hudson River Park- Pier 26 w/ Tegan and Sara (NY, NY)

8/22- Red Rocks Amphitheater (Morrison, CO)

8/23- Great Salt Air (Salt Lake City, UT)

8/27- Lake Tahoe @ Harrah’s Outdoor Arena (Stateline, NV)

8/28- Idaho Botanical Garden (Boise, ID)

8/29- Edgefield (Portland, OR)

9/4- The Greek Theater (LA, CA)

9/6- The Greek Theater- UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)

9/7- Santa Barbara Bowl (Santa Barbara, CA)

9/10- Comerica Theater (Phoenix, AZ)

9/12- Gexa Energy Pavilion (Dallas, TX)

9/14- St. Francis Field (St. Augustine, FL)

9/16- Tuscaloosa Amphitheater (Tuscaloosa, AL)

9/18- Mizner Park Amphitheater (Boca Raton, FL)

9/19- UFC Arena (Orlando, FL)

9/22- The Woods @ Fontanel (Nashville, TN)

9/24- Family Circle Cup Stadium (Charleston, SC)

9/25- Red Hot Amphitheater (Raleigh, NC)

9/26- Telos Wireless Pavilion (Charlottesville, VA)

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros onstage with Mumford & Sons
SXSW 2012 featured Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros in collaboration with Mumford & Sons as a part of the “Big Easy Express” concert/film tour

 

Gentleman of the Road Stopovers- the summer concert series you can’t miss

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros have signed on for another Gentleman of the Road Stopover Tour. The concert series embarks on its second year of shows, all made possible by local businesses and are hosted in some of the most unique venues in the country. The St. Augustine stopover will feature Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Mumford & Sons, Fun., The Vaccines, and other special guests. Just this past year, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros performed a sensational show at SXSW 2012 with Mumford & Sons, as well as Old Crow Medicine Show. It’s an understatement to say these bands play well together— audiences across the country were left in awe after witnessing the unbelievable chemistry shared between these indie folk artists. The St. Augustine stopover will be a night of great musicianship and spirited collaboration between talented bands who perform well on their own, but even better together.

Below is a link from the music documentary titled “Big Easy Express” where Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Mumford & Sons, and Old Crow Medicine show share the stage for a bluegrass classic.

“This Train is Bound for Glory” (2012)

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros Summer Tour dates are as follows:

5/11- Bottle Rock Festival (Napa, CA)

5/26- Sasquatch Festival (Seattle, WA)

6/2- Red Rocks Amphitheater (Morrison, CO)

6/8- Governor’s Ball (NY, NY)

7/27- Floyd Fest (Floyd, VA)

8/30- Gentleman of the Road Stopover- Troy Memorial Stadium (Troy, OH)

9/6- Gentleman of the Road Stopover- Cottonwood Flats (Guthrie, OK)

9/13- Gentleman of the Road Stopover- Francis Field (St. Augustine, FL)

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