Living Colour will play five dates this summer with Jane’s Addiction and Dinosaur Jr. including Boston, Philadelphia and Cleveland. The band is working on a new album due out in early 2017. Living Colour formed in 1984 in New York. The band mixes rock, funk, jazz, hip hop and alternative rock to full effect with unique arrangements and supercharged energy. The band creates music with strong messages, Living Colour won a Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance in 1990 for “Cult of Personality.” 1990’s sophomore album Time’s Up earned the funk rock band a second Grammy.
Living Colour is:
Corey Glover [vocals]
Vernon Reid [guitar]
Doug Wimbish [bass]
Will Calhoun [drums]
Time’s Up (1990)
The Chair in the Doorway (2009)
Living Colour with Jane’s Addiction and Dinosaur Jr. at Blue Hills Bank Pavilion on July 19, 2016. tickets $29.50-$59.50.
Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
290 Northern Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02210
July 19 – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion* – Boston, MA
July 20 – The Fillmore* – Philadelphia, PA
July 22 – Freedom Hill Amphitheatre* – Sterling Heights, MI
July 23 – Jacobs Pavilion @ Nautica* – Cleveland, OH
July 25 – Murat Theatre @ Old Nat’l Centre* – Indianapolis, IN
August 27 – Skokie’s Backlot Bash – Skokie, IL
August 28 – LC/Brains/FBone Superjam @ AfroPunk Festival – Brooklyn, NY
September 23 – Music Tastes Good Festival – Long Beach, CA
*denotes performance w/ Jane’s Addiction + Dinosaur Jr.