Shinedown, Breaking Benjamin set for Cross Insurance Arena in Portland

Shinedown, pictured here, will play in Portland on Nov. 24.

Shinedown, pictured here, will play in Portland on Nov. 24.

Waterfront Concerts announced on Monday morning that modern rock titan Shinedown and Breaking Benjamin with special guests Sevendust will perform at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland on Tuesday, Nov. 24. Tickets, priced at $25 and $45, go on sale via Ticketmaster or in person at the Cross Insurance Arena box office at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 14.

Shinedown’s new album “Threat to Survival” comes out on Sept. 18. It is their followup album to 2012’s “Amaryllis,” which went gold in the U.S. as of October 2014. Breaking Benjamin’s new album, “Dark Before Dawn,” came out in June 2015 and was the band’s first new album in six years, after the band went on a long hiatus. It debuted at number one on the Billboard charts.

Other Waterfront Concerts shows this fall include Motley Crue and Alice Cooper at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Oct. 18, and Modest Mouse at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland on Oct. 20. For more information on all Waterfront Concerts shows, visit waterfrontconcerts.com.

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.