An Evening with The Avett Brothers
About the Event
The Avett Brothers’ newest album, True Sadness, achieved the group’s highest career debut to date and has dominated multiple charts. The Rick Rubin produced album arrived at #1 on the Billboard Albums Chart, #1 Digital Albums Chart, #1 Rock Albums Chart, and #3 on the Billboard Top 200. In addition, True Sadness continues to garner overwhelming critical acclaim with many considering it their finest release yet. Rolling Stone extolled it as “Their most heart-baring LP,” while Paste dubbed it, “Their most surprising album. “People claimed, “The sincerity of the lyrics keeps the boys true to their roots,” and Interview wrote, “As a whole, True Sadness is the band’s most intimate exploratory album to date. “The Current summed up its impact asserting “The Avett Brothers have emerged as the key act redefining the genre.”
Their hit single “Aint No Man” held the #1 slot at AAA radio on the BDS Monitored Chart for multiple weeks. The song shaped up to be one of their biggest hits yet, being streamed 2.7 million times and counting.
In 2001, banjoist Scott Avett and guitarist Seth Avett formed The Avett Brothers with standup bass player Bob Crawford. During 2009, The Avett Brothers made mainstream waves with their lauded major label debut, I and Love and You. It landed at #16 on the Billboard Top 200 and garnered unanimous critical acclaim from Rolling Stone, Paste, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Time, who even dubbed it one of the Top 10 albums of the year. 2012 saw The Carpenter hit #4 on the Billboard Top 200. Their eighth studio album, Magpie and the Dandelion went on to debut at #5 on the Billboard Top 200.
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