Primus has announced their 2015 American Summer tour featuring Dinosaur Jr. with 18 dates. The tour kicks off with the All Good Festival in West Virginia on July 10th and will be traveling across country to end in Flagstaff, AZ. Ommegang Brewery in Cooperstown, NY will be hosting the dual performances on July 31 by Dan Smalls Presents. Ommegang has their own summer concert series with other guests such as The Pixies, The Avett Brothers, and Old Crow Medicine Show.
Dinosaur Jr. is an alternative rock band from Massachusetts, formed in 1984 with original members J Mascis (guitar, vocals), Lou Barlow (bass, vocals), and Murph (drums). Through the year, the band has replaced a couple of members and recorded three major-label albums. In 2005, the original line-up reformed and released three more albums thereafter.
The Primus and Dinosaur Jr. tour will also make stops in Wallingford, CT, the Stone Pony in Asbury, NJ, and Pier 97 in NYC. Tickets for July 31st in Cooperstown will be go on sale Friday and can be purchased at Dansmallpresents.com.
2015 US Tour dates:
July 10 – SUMMIT POINT, WV – ALL GOOD FESTIVAL
July 17 – WALLINGFORD, CT – TOYOTA PRESENTS OAKDALE
July 18 – RALEIGH, NC – LINCOLN THEATRE
July 19 – BIRMINGHAM, AL – SLOSS FESTIVAL
July 20 – CHARLOTTE, NC – FILLMORE CHARLOTTE
July 23 – PHILADELPHIA, PA – PENN’S LANDING
July 24 – ASBURY PARK, NY – THE STONE PONY
July 25 – BOSTON, MA – BLUE HILLS BANK PAVILLION
July 27 – PORTLAND, ME – THOMPSON’S POINT
July 28 – HOLYOKE, MA – MOUNTAIN PARK
July 30 – NEW YORK, NY – PIER 97
July 31 – COOPERSTOWN, NY – OMMEGANG BREWERY
Aug 1 – COLUMBUS, OH – LC PAVILLION
Aug 2 – STERLING HEIGHTS, MI – FREEDOM HILL AMPHITHEATRE
Aug 4 – HUBER HEIGHTS, OH – ROSE MUSIC CENTER
Aug 6 – MILWAUKEE, WI – EAGLE’S BALLROOM
Aug 7 – PAPILLION, NE – SUMTUR AMPHITHEATER
Sep 4 – FLAGSTAFF, AZ – PEPSI AMPHITHEATRE