State Theatre of Ithaca to host Dawes

The historic State Theatre of Ithaca will host an evening with folk rock quartet Dawes on Wednesday, March 15 at 8 p.m.

Dawes, which features brothers Taylor (guitar, vocals) and Griffin Goldsmith (drums), along wit Wylie Gelber (bass) and Lee Pardini (keyboards), is out on the road in continued support of fifth studio long-player, We’re All Gonna Die, released in August 2016 through the band’s own HUB Records. The album, recorded with former bandmate and Grammy nominated producer Blake Mills, is supported by the singles “When the Tequila Runs Out” and “We’re All Gonna Die.”

The California-based quartet released fourth studio LP, All Your Favorite Bands, in June 2015 via HUB Records. The album, which features lead single “Things Happen,” reached No. 1 on Billboard’s Folk Albums chart and No. 37 on the Billboard 200.

Stories Don’t End, Dawes’ third full-length, was released in April 2013 through HUB Records. The collection, which peaked at No. 3 on Billboard’s Folk Charts and No. 36 on the Billboard 200, is anchored by lead single “From a Window Seat.”

Dawe’s sophomore studio album, Nothing Is Wrong, was released in June 2011 via ATO Records and Loose Music. The album, led by lead single “If I Wanted Someone,” reached N. 5 on Billboard’s Folk Albums chart and No. 64 on the Billboard 200.

Debut studio LP, North Hills, which features the single "Love Is All I Am," was released in August 2009 through ATO Records. The album made its debut at No. 23 on Billboard’s Heatseeker chart.

Tickets are $27 in advance, $37 day of show and are available online. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the all ages event. The State Theatre of Ithaca is located at 107 West State Street in Ithaca, New York. For more information, visit the Dawes website, the Dan Smalls Presents website, and the State Theatre of Ithaca website.