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
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