Lots of big summer concert announcements today!
•Indie rock cult favorites-turned-alt superstars-turned-Lupe Fiasco chorus suppliers Modest Mouse will play LC Pavilion on June 26. Tickets, on sale at 10 a.m. this Friday, cost $39 advance and $42 day of show. Considering they haven't released a proper LP since 2007, they're due. So be on the lookout for new songs. Don't hold your breath for a Big Boi appearance, though.
•Juicy J of Three 6 Mafia will headline Newport Music Hall on May 26. Tickets cost $25 advance and $30 day of show, and they're on sale now. Hopefully J's recent A-Trak collaboration will make the setlist alongside all the hits.
•Puscifer, the project of Maynard James Keenan (Tool, A Perfect Circle, Merkin Vineyards), comes to the LC indoors on June 21. Tickets cost $35 advance, $37.50 day of show, and you can buy them starting 10 a.m. this Friday.
•Sublime With Rome (as opposed to Sublime With a Bradley Nowell Hologram) will play the LC on July 13. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. this Saturday, $39.50 advance/$42 day of show.
•Yet another LC show: The Airborne Toxic Event and Minus the Bear will co-headline on July 15. $22 advance, $25 day of, on sale starting 10 a.m. Friday.
•Local rockers Downplay headline Newport Music Hall on June 2. Tickets cost $10 advance and $15 day of show, and you can get 'em now.
•Lastly, also on sale now: Dutch dance music producer Afrojack is set for a June 6 stop at the LC indoors. Tickets cost $35 advance, $37 day of.