Austin, TX (April 22, 2013)- Sublime with Rome will stop at The Backyard Live Oak Amphitheatre on their summer tour Sunday, July 28. The band known for chart topping hits such as “Santeria” and “What I Got” will play old classics next to new tunes from their recent album “Yours Truly.”
Lead singer, Rome, has been performing with Sublime since 2009. The singer-songwriter recently put out his solo debut, “Dedication” with studio superstars, Benny Blanco (Maroon 5, Ke$ha, Wiz Khalifa), Robopop (Gym Class Heroes, Lana DelRey), and The Futuristics (The Lonely Island Feat. Justin Timberlake & Lady Gaga) – as well as Nate Ruess of fun. and Grammy-winning producer Jeff Bhasker (fun., Kanye West, Jay-Z) on the title track. Rome recently teamed up with the Dirty Heads, lending his vocals and songwriting to the modern rock # 1 hit, “Lay Me Down.”
The band Sublime, established in Long Beach, CA was founded in 1988. They are arguably the most successful and influential ska-rock band of all time. The combination of the talents from Sublime and Rome create the perfect summer concert experience, offering the classic Sublime tunes you know and love, and the modern development of the band with the additional talents of Rome.
Tickets ON SALE: April 27, 2013
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