Posts Tagged Midge Ure
Suzanne Vega at The Sinclair–May 30
–I’ll see Suzanne Vega peform anytime, anywhere. She’s magnificent.
Field Mouse/Wild Ones at Great Scott– August 10
–love this band’s new album. outstanding high energy cool live set.
Retro Futura Tour with Howard Jones, Tom Bailey, Katrina and the Waves and Midge Ure, Wilbur Theatre– August 24
–nostalgic fun that took me back to high school. I remembered the songs even though I’d not heard them in years. Did not love this venue.
Shonen Knife at Middle East Upstairs– September 5
–quirky songs, spunky women and frenetic set.
Lykke Li at House of Blues– October 3
–emotional, dark, theatrical. visually stunning sets. everything I expected and more.
WMBR Anniversary Show #9 with Orangutang at Middle East– October 4
–saw numerous Orangutang shows in the 90s and these guys are supremely talented and the set was perfection.
The Paperhead at Middle East– October 27
–what a cool band with a laid-back retro vibe. wonderful set.
High Highs (with Avi Buffalo) at Great Scott– November 8
–electronic. sweet. slightly charming.
Grammy and Brit Award-winning musician Midge Ure will release his first new album in over a decade entitled Fragile [eOne Music] on August 18. He’s embarking on a tour that will start in August in North America with dates in New York, Boston, Toronto and Las Vegas.
The Retro Futura Tour 2014 lineup also includes Thompson Twins’ Tom Bailey, Howard Jones, China Crisis, Katrina of Katrina & The Waves and introducing Right The Stars
Aug 21 New York, NY – Best Buy Theater
Aug 22 Glenside, PA – Keswick Theatre
Aug 23 Brookhaven, NY – Pennysaver Amphitheater
Aug 24 Boston, MA – Wilbur Theatre
Aug 26 Toronto, Canada – Kool Haus
Aug 27 Chicago, IL – Ravinia Festival
Aug 29 Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theatre
Aug 30 Saratoga, CA – Mountain Winery
Sep 03 Tempe, AZ – The Marquee
Sep 04 San Diego, CA – Humphreys Concerts By the Bay
Sep 05 Las Vegas, NV – Mandalay Bay
Sep 06 Sandy, UT – Sandy Amphitheatre