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Young The Giant (Photo by Natasha Wilson/provided by Artpark & Company)
Young The Giant (Photo by Natasha Wilson/provided by Artpark & Company)

Artpark to welcome Young The Giant with Milky Chance


Thu, Jan 26th 2023 10:15 am

Show date is June 13, with ticket on-sale Feb. 3

On Thursday, critically acclaimed, multi-Platinum-selling band Young The Giant announced a performance at the Artpark Amphitheater at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 13. Tickets will go on sale Friday. The concert is presented by Live Nation. Special guest is Milky Chance.

Per a press release:

The tour follows this past fall’s greatly anticipated release of “American Bollywood,” their first album in four years. The current single, “The Walk Home,” is rapidly gaining momentum at AAA and alternative radio.

Young The Giant and Activist will partner with REVERB to reduce the tour's environmental footprint, and engage with fans to take action for people and the planet. Visit REVERB.org for more details.

Tickets for the Artpark show go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, online at ticketmaster.com, or via the box office (open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston). Tickets are $39.50 for general admission bowl or $65 for front-of-stage standing. No carry-in chairs will be allowed into this performance. Prices include facility fee. Additional fees apply for online orders.

Guests who prefer an enhanced experience can purchase VIP packages, which include a private preshow performance and Q&A with the band, premium tickets, an exclusive poster signed by the band, early venue entry and merchandise shopping. Packages from 100X Hospitality will go on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 31. For full details, click here.

The four-part album is available everywhere now via AWAL/Jungle Youth Records.

Since the last album, “Mirror Master,” three of the band members became fathers. With lyrics mostly written by the band’s lead singer, Sameer Gadhia – the son of Indian immigrants – the album tells the multigenerational saga of the American immigrant, and the origins, exiles, battles, and denouement of reclaiming their collective identity.

Gadhia previously said, “This is not just the story of an Indian-American caught in between two worlds, it’s also our universal search to find meaning in chaos.”

The album was co-produced by John Hill (Santigold, M.I.A., Phantogram, Khalid) and the members of Young The Giant.

Young The Giant was established in 2004 and is comprised of Gadhia (vocals), Jacob Tilley (guitar), Eric Cannata (guitar), Francois Comtois (drums) and Payam Doostzadeh (bass).

Visit artpark.net for more information.

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