Dave Matthews Band to return to Bangor for June concert on Waterfront

The Dave Matthews Band performed live  at the Darling's Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor in June 2014.

The Dave Matthews Band performed live at the Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor in June 2014.

Waterfront Concerts announced on Monday that the Dave Matthews Band, which sold out the Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in 2014, will return to Bangor with a show set for Wednesday, June 8 for the waterfront. Tickets for the show, priced at $75, will go on sale at noon on Friday, Feb. 19 via Ticketmaster or in person at Mark’s Music in Brewer.

Dave Matthews Band has sold a combined 37 million CDs and DVDs throughout its more than 20-year career, which began in Charlottesville, Va., in the early 1990s. It exploded onto the national scene with the album, “Under the Table and Dreaming,” which has been certified six times platinum. The band has released eight albums in total, including the 2012 album, “Away From the World,” which was certified gold. Dave Matthews Band ties the Eagles with having the most number one Billboard chart albums of all time. They have also released more than 35 live albums, seven of which have gone gold or platinum.

The Dave Matthews Band concert is the same day as the also-announced Ringo Starr concert, set for June 8 at the Cross Insurance Center.

Emily Burnham

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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.