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Fun Fest Concert Series presents Train
July 19, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday night, multi-platinum, San Francisco-based band Train will take the stage. Train made its first mark on music history in 2001 with the Grammy Award-winning song “Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me)” and chart-topping singles like “Meet Virginia” and “Calling All Angels.” The band earned its third Grammy in 2011 for the worldwide smash “Hey, Soul Sister” from the album Save Me, San Francisco. “Hey, Soul Sister” hit No. 1 at radio in the U.S. and in 15 countries abroad and was the top selling single of the year in the U.S. Save Me, San Francisco has sold over one million albums worldwide and over ten million tracks. The band is currently working on their follow up to their most recent album, California 37, which contained the global hits “Drive By” and “50 Ways to Say Goodbye.”
Hailing from Knoxville, Tenn., The Dirty Guv’nahs will open Saturday night’s show. This six-piece brotherhood is called “a fiercely soulful band” by the Boston Globe, and has been affirmed by Paste Magazine to “know rock and roll from the inside out.”Their music has been featured on five network television programs and they’ve had standout festival appearances at Bonnaroo, Wakarusa, and SXSW, while also opening for a diverse and notable list of major artists including Wilco, The Black Crowes, Zac Brown Band, and NEEDTOBREATHE. In March, their debut album, Hearts on Fire, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart.