The Augusta Colonial Theater welcomes back The Mallett Brothers Band this summer on Saturday, July 27. Tickets will be on sale Friday, June 14.
Downtown Augusta Riverfront (Front St. behind Cushnoc Brewing)
Gates: 6:30 pm / Music: 7:00 pm
General Admission: $20 Online / $25 Day of Show
ABOUT THE BAND
The Mallett Brothers Band is an independent rock and roll / Americana / country band from Maine. Their busy tour schedule since forming in 2009 has helped them to build a dedicated fanbase across the U.S. and beyond while still calling the state of Maine their home. With a style that ranges from alt-country to Americana, country, jam and roots rock, theirs is a musical melting pot that's influenced equally by the singer/songwriter tradition as by harder rock, classic country and psychedelic sounds.
Texas Hill Country Explore Magazine calls them “New England’s wildly eclectic crew of genre rebels.” Bill Copeland Music News says “Combining their authentic roots rock sound with a reflective lyrical style that perceives stories on the level of epic myth, it’s like William Faulkner has been resurrected with an electric guitar in hand.."
The Mallett Brothers Band has performed at some of the country’s top venues and festivals, including Portland, Maine’s State Theatre; Austin, Texas’s famed Continental Club; Alexandria, Virginia’s Birchmere; New Hampshire’s Meadowbrook Pavilion; Nashville’s Bluebird; Denver’s Cervantes’; and Little Rock’s The Rev Room, to name a few. A list of artists for whom the band has provided direct support would include The Turnpike Troubadours, The Outlaws, Blackberry Smoke, Robert Earl Keen, .38 Special, Molly Hatchet, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, and many more. Festival appearances include FloydFest (Virginia), Hop Jam (Vermont), Nateva (Maine), The New England Country Music Festival (New Hampshire), Eastbound Throwdown (New York), and many more.
THE MALLETT BROTHERS BAND INCLUDES:
Vocals, Acoustic & Electric Guitar / Luke Mallett
Vocals, Acoustic & Electric Guitar / Will Mallett
Vocals, Electric Guitar & Dobro / Wally
Vocals, Drums / Brian Higgins
Bass / Nick Leen
Vocals, Fiddle, Mandolin, Guitar / Andrew Martelle
100% of ticket sales support the ongoing restoration of our theater. The Colonial’s Front Street Music Series is sponsored by Kennebec Savings Bank and Cushnoc Brewing.