Merriweather Post Pavilion | Columbia, MD
The Lumineers are hitting the road for the Brightside World Tour with very special guests, Caamp, grab your tickets to Merriweather Post Pavilion on Wednesday, May 25th 2022for the ultimate, indie rock party of the year. Brightside, the new album from The Lumineers is out as of January and now is your chance to hear it live! The band is known for their energetic live shows and several international hit singles including "Ho Hey", "Stubborn Love", "Ophelia" "Angela" and "Cleopatra".
“We were supposed to tour this past summer and fall and made a hard decision not to,” Lumineers singer Wesley Schultz said. “It felt like we were being pessimistic, but you could also read the tea leaves.” He also added, “We are SO excited to bring the BRIGHTSIDE World Tour to you this summer! Thank you to everyone who has held onto their tickets, we’re excited to finally come to your city!” Well, that tea-leaf reading seems to have paid off, in the form the brand-new album, Brightside.
Brightside is the fourth studio album by the indie folk band, The Lumineers, released in January 2022, the album charted at number 6 on the Billboard 200 and number 1 on both the Top Alternative Albums and Top Rock Albums charts. Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites performed most of the instrumentation themselves, with producer David Baron providing keyboards and backing vocals. Other contributions came from the Felice Brothers', James Felice, singer and songwriter Diana DeMuth, touring members Byron Isaacs and Lauren Jacobson, and backing singer Cindy Mizelle.
The Lumineers from, Denver, Colorado are formed from lead singer and guitarist Wesley Schultz and pianist and drummer Jeremiah Fraites came together in 2005 to start creating music. In 2010, they were joined by singer and cellist Neyla Pekarek, who remained with the band until 2018. Although they began playing together in the early 2000s, The Lumineers self-titled debut album didn't come out until 2012. They released their second album, Cleopatra, in 2016, debuting at number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. In September 2019, their third album, III, was released, debuting at number 2.