(UPDATE 4/7/15) Ahead of their appearance on Saturday Night Live this weekend, Mumford & Sons are making the most of their week-long stay in Manhattan. The band announced a surprise day-of gig at Le Poisson Rouge yesterday morning which sold out in minutes. The quartet struck again Tuesday morning, announcing a second show at the NYC venue scheduled for tonight.
(4/6/15) Mumford & Sons have announced a surprise show at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City tonight. The band’s Gentlemen of the Road festival will hit the NYC area again in June, but an intimate performance is scheduled prior to the summer return.
The quartet is playing the Big Apple in support of their forthcoming release Wilder Mind, which is set to be released on May 4. Despite just being announced earlier this morning, tickets for tonight’s surprise gig sold out in just minutes.
Mumford & Sons festival tour begins at the Seaside Heights stopover in New Jersey on June 5. It continues through August 30, when the band hits the Leeds Festival in the U.K.