Stars Concert Schedule
First formed more than a decade ago, Stars has been lighting up the stage for a long time
at this point, gaining a reputation for being one of those bands that knows how to connect in a very big way with a live audience.
There's nothing like being there in the middle of an epic concert that will have everyone buzzing around town, as this is
a band that can take the whole experience to a completely different level when they break out a signature track at exactly
the right moment. Though they're known as a prominent indie band, they've also gained a wider following as well while staying
true to their original sound, making them an intriguing band that you'll definitely want to see when they come to a concert
One look at the concert calendar and you'll also see that there are all kinds of opportunities to see them
at a great venue. Whether it's the Union Transfer in Philly, the Vic Theatre in Chicago or any of the other venues that Stars
might show up at, this is a band that you definitely have to see for yourself first-hand to truly appreciate them. Once you're
there in the middle of a great Stars concert that you've been daydreaming about all week, you'll definitely be glad that you're
not still sitting at home, as there's only one way to truly appreciate their music.
is a Canadian indie pop band from Toronto, first forming in 2000 and steadily gaining a major reputation around the indie
circuit. They are critically and commercially successful with their gorgeous instrumentation and captivating lyrics that have
brought them both acclaim and popularity over the years. Stars have been nominated for Juno Awards for Album of the Year in
2004 and 2005 for their albums "Hearts" and "Set Yourself on Fire," and Polaris Music Awards in 2008 and 2011 for their albums
"In Our Bedroom After the War" and "The Five Ghosts." They have been compared to fellow Canadian indie rockers Broken Social
Scene and wear their influences on their sleeves having covered the Smiths and the Pogues, making them an interesting band
that is always coming up with exciting musical blends that have been creating plenty of buzz.
The orchestration of their songs is only enhanced when they play live and fortunately for fans of indie pop Stars
are on tour bringing their live show to stages across America, and it helps that they have a whole slew of big-time hits that
will have fans glued to the action on the stage in no time. Though early albums like "Nightsongs," "Heart" had a strong niche
following and some critical success, though it was with "Set Yourself on Fire" and "In Our Bedroom After the War" that they
started to elevate their sound to a completely different level.
From there, "The Five Ghosts" and "The North" both were
well-received with the fan base and "The North" was the most commercially successful band that the band has had to date, peaking
at number five on the Canadian charts. With all kinds of memorable hits at this point and a growing fan base that always turns
up to sing along with their favorite Stars songs, there has never been a better time to see what this band is all about by
getting out and seeing Stars take to a stage near you.
Did you know that Stars cites Outkast
as one of their influences?
Stars has an eclectic set of musicians that have influenced their style, with one of the
major ones being popular hip-hop duo Outkast. Known for their eclectic, soul-infused hip-hop ballads that take the creativity
of the genre to another level, Outkast has had been around the early 1990s and has made waves both inside and outside of the
hip-hop genre. With Stars' own willingness to break with the tired tradition of formula, you can see where the two bands have
significant overlap that contributes to their musical styles.
As one of the most well-known
indie bands in the world, tickets for Starts performances are sure to go quickly no matter where they end up taking to the
stage. These days, music can be listened to in all kinds of different ways, and sometimes the big concert ends up taking a
backseat to just playing your favorite albums on the way into work. But one concert featuring a band like Stars could change
all of that, as this is a band that is at its best when it's playing live in front of a great audience that love their music
every bit as much as you do. When you're there soaking up the vibes of the electric crowd that is waiting for Stars to kick-off
a killer set, you'll definitely see what all of the buzz is about.