The mother lode of concerts is here. This month packs in an amazing assortment of top performers.
Mavis Staples, Justin Timberlake, Dave Matthews Band, Code Orange, Pittsburgh Opera
“Ants Marching” or “Graveer?” “Crash Into Me” or “Crush?” So go the speculations as to what Dave Matthews Band will play live. Fans needn’t worry too much about not hearing their favorite songs. This year, DMB promise to play two full sets at each show. Unsurprising, really. Beginning in Charlottesville, Virginia, the group has become one of the world’s premier live acts for over 20 years. They’re also great in the studio, with six consecutive albums debuting at number one—a
Taylor Swift, Dave Matthew Band, Railroad Earth, “Admission”
A numerous amount of concerts promises to make June a very pleasant month.
1) Who didn’t own a Dave Matthews Band CD in the ’90s? The band formed in Charlottesville, Virginia in 1991 and quickly established itself as the people’s choice in jam bands with its first three albums peaking at #11, #2, and #1 respectively on the US charts. As a testament to the quality of its live shows, the band has also had four live albums crack the top 10 with 1997’s Live at Red Rocks and 1999’s Listener Supported each going double platinum.