KJEE’S SUMMER ROUND UP FEATURING
CAGE THE ELEPHANT- LYKKE LI – MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA – PETER BJORN AND JOHN – FOSTER THE PEOPLE – SLEEPER AGENT
The 7th Annual KJEE’s Summer Round Up will take place at the Santa Barbara Bowl on Friday, June 3rd.
The Round Up will feature Kentucky’s blues-punk quintet Cage the Elephant, Sweden’s Lykke Li, Atlanta’s Manchester Orchestra, Swedish and British jazz rockers Peter Bjorn and John, Los Angeles based Foster the People and Kentucky native Sleeper Agent. Tickets go on sale Friday, April 8th at 4 PM.
Cage the Elephant released their self-titled debut in 2009 and were heralded as saviors of slacker funkpunk
thanks to their hit “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked” and “Back Against the Wall”. Their new album “Thank
You Happy Birthday” released on January 11th, 2011.
Lykke Li released her highly anticipated sophomore album, “Wounded Rhymes”, on her label LL Recordings on March 1st, 2011. Produced by Bjorn Yttling of Peter, Bjorn & John and recorded in Stockholm.
“Wounded Rhymes” is the follow up to Lykke Li’s
critically acclaimed debut, “Youth Novels”.
Manchester Orchestra will be touring the US throughout 2011 alongside the release of their highly
anticipated third album, “Simple Math”, which will be released May 10th, 2011 on Columbia Records/Favorite Gentlemen Recordings.
Peter Bjorn and John just released their latest album, the thrillingly titled “Gimme Some”. Sleeper Agent’s debut album is expected this spring and has their signature sound that’s infectious, fast and overflowing with energy. Columbia Records signed Foster The People formed in 2009 and will release their debut album, ‘’Torches”, featuring the single “Pumped Up Kicks”, on May 24th, 2011.
Don’t miss your chance to see KJEE’s Summer Round Up featuring Cage the Elephant, Lykke Li, Manchester Orchestra, Peter Bjorn and John, Foster the People and Sleeper Agent at the Santa Barbara Bowl on Friday, June 3rd. Tickets range from $22.00 to $34.00, plus applicable service charges.
The Santa Barbara Bowl, celebrating 75 years, is located at 1122 N. Milpas St., Santa Barbara, CA 93103, 805-962-7411.