Thursday, August 20, 2020
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm (Doors open 5:30 pm)
Rumsey Playfield, Manhattan 10021
For 20 years The Decemberists have been one of the most original, daring, and thrilling American rock bands. Founded in the year 2000 when singer, songwriter, and guitarist Colin Meloy moved from Montana to Portland, Oregon and met bassist Nate Query, keyboardist Jenny Conlee, and guitarist Chris Funk, The Decemberists’ distinctive brand of hyperliterate folk-rock set them apart from the start with the release of their debut EP 5 Songs in 2001. After making their full-length debut with Castaways and Cutouts in 2002, the band signed with Kill Rock Stars for the release of the acclaimed albums Her Majesty the Decemberists (2003) and Picaresque (2005), which was produced by Chris Walla. The 2004 EP The Tain – an 18-minute single-track epic – made the band’s grand creative ambitions clear.
CAPITAL ONE PRESALE*
Wed., Feb. 12 at 10:00am through Thurs., Feb. 13 at 10:00pm
SUMMERSTAGE MEMBER AND YOUNG PATRONS PRESALE
Thurs., Feb. 13 at 10:00am through Thurs., Feb. 13 at 10:00pm
PUBLIC ON SALE
Friday, Feb. 14 at 10:00am
$46 Advance / $51 Day of Show / $70.50 Seated Bleachers
*Capital One® Cardholder Presale Tickets Information: When visiting the ticketing website, use the first 6 digits of your Capital One card number to gain entry to the Capital One Cardholder Presale. You must use an eligible Capital One Visa or Mastercard credit or debit card to purchase pre-sale tickets during the Capital One Cardholder Presale window. Excludes Capital One issued private label cards. Supplies are limited. Capital One Cardholder Presale tickets will be available as of Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 10 a.m. ET until Thursday, Feb. 13 at 10 p.m. ET or until they are sold out.