The Lumineers at St. Augustine Amphitheatre
Please Note: This event is from 2013.
The Lumineers will perform at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre for their FIRST performance in Florida. They will be joined by Dr. Dog and Nathaniel Rateliff who will open the show.
The Lumineers platinum-selling Grammy-nominated debut album The Lumineers, has also reached another milestone, having just recently crossed the one-hundred-million streams mark on Spotify in the USA alone! The album has also recently gone Gold in France, Germany, Australia, and Holland, and is Double Platinum in Canada and Ireland. Their debut album's first single "Ho Hey" peaked at number 3 on the Hot 100, making it the band's first Top 5 single, and as of December 2012, the single had sold over 2 million copies, making it their first Double Platinum single.
Lumineers are based out of Denver, Colorado and were founded by Wesley Schultz (lead vocals, guitar) and Jeremiah Fraites (drums, percussion). The two began performing together in New Jersey in 2005 and then met Neyla Pekarek (cello, vocals) in 2010. Stelth Ulvang (piano), and Ben Wahamaki (bass), joined the band as full-time members in 2012. The Lumineers are touring North America traveling east through the central and southern US, visiting Florida for the first time.
Dr. Dog is a rock band from West Grove, Pennsylvania that formed in 2006. Their sound of indie rock is strongly influenced by bands of the 1960s, such as The Beatles and The Beach Boys. The band consists of Toby Leaman (bass guitar), Scott McMicken (lead guitar), Frank McElroy (rhythm guitar), Zach Miller (keyboard), and Eric Slick (drums).
Nathaniel Rateliff, opening for Dr. Dog and the Lumineers, is the leader and singer of a 5-piece folk/rock/indie band from Denver, Colorado called the Night Sweats. Their newest album called, Falling Faster than You Can Run is available on iTunes. New York Times dubbed Nathaniel Rateliff a Denver local folk-pop hero. Spin Magazine praised his "massive, alluring" voice. Billboard Magazine dubbed the unsigned singer-songwriter a "must hear.
Parking Information: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is located on Anastasia Island next to Anastasia State Park and Recreation Area. There is very limited on-site parking so visitors must utilize accessible satellite parking facilities. Each satellite parking area is located within 1 mile of the Amphitheatre. Satellite Parking Lots are located behind RB Hunt Elementary, at RB Hunt Elementary and the Elks Lodge.
Shuttle Information: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre Shuttle system begins its run one and half hours prior to show time. The Shuttle will pick up event patrons at two designated shuttle stops & the soccer field behind RB Hunt Elementary School. Shuttles will run continuously until approximately one hour after the scheduled start time of a concert.
Visit http://www.staugamphitheatre.com/ for tickets. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the show starts at 6:45 p.m. Call (904)471-1965 for more information.