Reba McEntire to return to Bangor Waterfront for August concert

Photo of Reba McEntire posing with her Milestone Award at the Academy of Country Music Awards in April 15 courtesy of Reuters/Mike Stone

Photo of Reba McEntire posing with her Milestone Award at the Academy of Country Music Awards in April 15 courtesy of Reuters/Mike Stone

Country icon Reba McEntire will return to the Bangor Waterfront for a late summer show at the Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion on Friday, Aug. 21. Tickets for the concert go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, May 8 via Ticketmaster, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or in person at Mark’s Music in Brewer. They are priced at between $29.75 and $89.75.

McEntire, who performed on the Bangor Waterfront in Sept. 2011, is a country music legend, who just released her first album in five years in April 2015, titled “Love Somebody,” which includes her hit first single “Going Out Like That.” “Love Somebody” is McEntire’s 27th studio album after her 1977 debut. Known for her countless hits and many multi-platinum albums, McEntire is rightfully known as the “Queen of Country.”

McEntire joins other major country concerts at the Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion including Lady Antebellum on June 4, the Zac Brown Band on June 7, Eric Church on June 9 and Kenny Chesney on Aug. 13. For more information on all Waterfront Concerts, visit them online at waterfrontconcerts.com. Be sure to check back with cultureshock.bangordailynews.com for all your statewide concert announcements.

Emily Burnham

About Emily Burnham

Emily Burnham is a Maine native, UMaine graduate, proud Bangorian and a writer and editor for Bangor Metro Magazine, the Weekly and the Bangor Daily News, where she's worked since 2004. She reports on everything from local bands to local food to all the cool things going on in the Greater Bangor area. In her quest for stories, she's seen countless concerts and plays, been lobster fishing, interviewed celebrities, hung out with water buffalo and played in a ukulele orchestra. She's interested in everything that happens in Maine. Albums for review are accepted digitally only; please no CDs.