The Maccabees, Gogol Bordello, Haim, St Vincent to play Mumford and Sons' US mini-festivals

The band take their Gentlemen of the Road Stopover shows to North America in August

The Maccabees, Gogol Bordello, Haim, St Vincent to play Mumford and Sons' US mini-festivals

Photo: Press

Mumford and Sons are set to take their Gentlemen of the Road Stopover mini-festival to North America later this summer, bringing with them a host of bands and solo artists.

As well as heading up each of the four newly announced dates in the United States, the folk rockers will be joined by the likes of Haim, St Vincent, The Maccabees, The Very Best, Dawes, Two Gallants, Justin Townes Earle, Simone Felice and Gogol Bordello. The shows will take place in August, ahead of the release of the follow-up to 2009's 'Sigh No More', which is due out on September 24. Scroll down for full details of the shows.

Mumford and Sons will stage the first two Gentlemen of the Road Stopover festivals this month in the UK. The first event will take place at Huddersfield's Greenhead Park on Saturday (June 2), with Michael Kiwanuka, Willy Mason, The Correspondents and Nathaniel Rateliff also on the bill. The second will happen a week later on June 9 at Galway's Salthill Park, with The Vaccines, Zulu Winter, Nathaniel Rateliff, Willy Mason and The Correspondents booked to play the event.

Mumford and Sons will play:

Portland, Maine The Eastern Promenade (August 4)
With St. Vincent, Dawes, The Maccabees, Apache Relay, Simone Felice, Haim

Bristol, Virginia/Tennessee State Street (11)
With Dawes, JEFF The Brotherhood, The Very Best, Justin Townes Earle, Apache Relay, Simone Felice, Haim

Dixon, Illinois Page Park (18)
With Gogol Bordello, Dawes, Abigail Washburn, The Very Best, Apache Relay, Haim

Monterey, California Monterey County Fairgrounds (24)
With Gogol Bordello, The Very Best, Grouplove, Two Gallants, Apache Relay, Haim


Mumford And Sons' Festival Playlist

To check the availability of Mumford & Sons tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

Read More On This Artist

Mumford And Sons, 'Gentlemen Of The Road' Mumford And Sons, 'Gentlemen Of The Road'

Video: Mumford And Sons, 'Gentlemen Of The Road'

Mumford and Sons Merchandise
More News
Former Rolling Stones member Bill Wyman to release first solo album in 33 years
Matt Skiba on Blink-182 plans: 'We are hopeful to do more stuff in the future'
Miley Cyrus recording with Flaming Lips and Ariel Pink
Green Day joined by Rancid's Tim Armstrong at first US gig in two years
Faith No More debut new songs live in Vancouver - watch
Giorgio Moroder reveals Sia collaboration as he details first album for 30 years 'Déjà...
Multiple injuries reported as Twin Shadow tourbus crashes
Tame Impala say new song ''Cause I'm A Man' is 'about how weak men...
The Prodigy: 'Going onstage is like going into battle'
Major Lazer share 'Night Riders' featuring Pusha T and 2 Chainz - listen
Catfish And The Bottlemen document live show in 'Homesick' video - watch
Jay Z and Jack White are personally calling Tidal subscribers
Woman faces prison for selling fake Glastonbury tickets
Chris Brown shares first photos of daughter Royalty
Lady Gaga launches 'Emotional Revolution' youth scheme
Sam Smith's 'Lay Me Down' remixed by Tiësto - listen
Super Furry Animals: 'It's become so acceptable suddenly to be a right-wing bigot'
Simon Cowell says he was 'about to jump off a cliff' when Zayn Malik left One Direction
Avril Lavigne reveals video for Special Olympics song 'Fly' - watch
Brand New announce September UK and Ireland tour dates
The Prodigy say new song 'Ibiza' is about guys that 'turn up with their songs on a...
Mumford & Sons announce Record Store Day new album listening parties

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM