Summerland Tour, featuring Everclear, Soul Asylum, Eve 6, Spacehog
Jul 18, 2014 - 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
One of Rolling Stone’s “10 Hottest Summer Package Tours of 2012,” this annual ’90s alternative music tour will feature Everclear, Soul Asylum, Eve 6 and Spacehog. Their free show takes place on our 1st Street Stage on Friday, July 18, 2014.
With many smash hit singles and millions of albums sold between them, the four bands comprising this year’s Summerland Tour will rock Fremont Street Experience with songs like “Father of Mine,” “Santa Monica,” “I Will Buy You A New Life,” “Somebody to Shove,” “Runaway Train,” “Think Twice,” and “In the Meantime.”
Summerland Tour, a ’90s nostalgia tour, was formed in 2012 by Art Alexakis, lead guitarist and vocalist of Everclear.
Here’s a breakdown of when the bands will appear (subject to change):
- Spacehog, 9:15 p.m. – 9:40 p.m.
- Eve 6, 10:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
- Soul Asylum, 10:50 p.m. – 11:25 p.m.
- Everclear, 11:50 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.
Everclear is an alt-rock band that was formed in Portland, Oregon. The band found success with their albums Sparkle and Fade, So Much for the Afterglow and Songs from an American Movie Vol. One: Learning How to Smile.
Here’s a look at Everclear’s hit, “Wonderful.”
Soul Asylum formed in Minnesota in 1983. Their triple-platinum album, Grave Dancers Union, and its resulting hit, “Runaway Train,” make them household names. Their platinum album, Let Your Dim Light Shine, cemented them as alt-rock royalty.
Here’s Soul Asylum with “Black Gold.”
California rock band Eve 6 is perhaps best known for its hits “Inside Out” and “Here’s to the Night.”
Here’s “Inside Out.”
Rounding out the evening’s line-up is Spacehog.
Spacehog is an English band influenced by such music luminaries as David Bowie and Queen. Spacehog has a rabid following, and their biggest hit was “In the Meantime.” Take a listen.
This electric line-up of some of rock’s most distinctive bands is sure to keep Fremont Street Rocking. Fans around the country are flocking to buy tickets to the Summerland Tour, but the concert is free at Fremont Street Experience on July 18, 2014. No tickets required!
See more about the Summerland Tour.
Again, this free Summerland Tour concert will take place on our 1st Street Stage. The map below will help locate it, and remember to show up early to get the best spot.