PromoWest North Shore and Coors Light Presents
DVE Rocker Featuring The Clarks w/ Gathering Field, The Hawkeyes, The Affordable Floors, and Gene The Werewolf
WHEN: Saturday, June 22, 2019 • 5:00pm
WHERE: Stage AE Outdoors
- Advance - $30.00
- Day of Show - $34.00
- Premium Seat - $99.00
Early on, The Clarks were once described as a bunch of out of tune country hicks. The band took irreverent offense to the comments, saying they were never country hicks. Eleven studio albums and a couple of guitar tuners later, The Clarks have struck again withMadly In Love At The End Of The World, a lively ride down a rural lane, laced with love, mourning, and questions about where it all goes from here.
The band recorded the eleven-song album in a converted A-frame church, which helped highlight a series of warm, rock and Alt-Country tunes. The four original members, Scott Blasey (vocals, acoustic guitar), Rob James (6 and 12-string electric guitars, vocals), Greg Joseph (bass, vocals) and David Minarik (drums, vocals) are joined by fellow touring mates Gary Jacob, Skip Sanders and Noah Minarik, tossing out some spanking pedal steel, Hammond organ and tasty guitar. “We’ve never had more fun composing and recording songs,” says bass player Greg Joseph. “With our storied recording history, it’s really heartening to know that music can still captivate the band as much as it has on this album.”
With a highlight reel that includes the Late Show with David Letterman, The Simpsons, and others, The Clarks are enjoying their stage time together now more than ever. “It’s one big extended family,” says guitarist Rob James. “Dave’s son Noah plays on this album, and with us live, so saying that isn’t just a metaphor, it’s fact!” Singing and playing the songs ofMadly In Love At The End Of The World has rekindled a fire in The Clarks’ sometimes broken, sometimes mended hearts. Don’t miss The Clarks outdoors at Stage AE on June 22nd!