This week, multi-talented singer-songwriter Ben Folds and fan-favorite Sacramento alt-rock band CAKE announced that they will be heading out on a co-headlining U.S. tour this summer, with stops scheduled across the East Coast and the Midwest this August.
After kicking off in Boston on August 13th, the live pairing of fan-favorite acts from the late 90’s and early 2000’s will hit a string beloved outdoor venues, including Asbury Park, NJ’s Stone Pony Summer Stage; Philadelphia’s The Mann Center; Queens, NY’s Forest Hills Stadium; Columbia, MD’s Merriweather Post Pavillion; Richmond, VA’s Classic Amphitheatre; Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater; Milwaukee, WI’s BMO Harris Bank Center; Indianapolis, IN’s Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn, as well as a stop at Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, IL.
As Billboard notes, CAKE’s most recent album, Showroom of Compassion, was released in 2011, while Ben Folds released his latest, So There, in 2015. Boston-based electro-funk duo Tall Heights will be joining as special guest on the 10-date run. For a full list of the upcoming CAKE/Ben Folds co-headlining dates, see below. For more information about the tour, to purchase tickets, or to get more information on the artists’ various upcoming projects, head to Ben Folds’ website (here) or CAKE’s website (here).
Ben Folds & CAKE Co-Headlining Summer 2018 Tour Dates
[All dates to include special guests Tall Heights]
August 13 – Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
August 15 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony Summer Stage
August 16 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Mann Center
August 17 – Forest Hills, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium
August 18 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
August 19 – Richmond, VA @ Classic Amphitheatre
August 21 – Nashville, TN @ Ascend Amphitheater
August 22 – Highland Park, IL @ Ravinia Festival
August 23 – Milwaukee, WI @ BMO Harris Bank Center
August 25 – Indianapolis, IN @ Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn