Mumford and Sons has announced a couple of shows between festivals and opening for U2.
The gigs are booked May 23 at KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky.; May 24 at KeyBank Pavilion in Burgettstown, Pa.; and May 25 at BB&T Pavilion in Camden, N.J. Tickets to those performances go on sale Jan. 27.
Mumford and Sons are a rock band from London, that came together in 2007. The band members are Marcus Mumford, Ben Lovett, Winston Marshall and Ted Dwane. Mumford & Sons came out of the box swinging with their first album, Sigh No More. Sigh No More earned the band the Brit Award for Best British Album in 2011 and six overall Grammy Award nominations. The album also charted at number two on the UK Albums Chart and the Billboard 200 in the US. After the release of their second album, Babel, the band began selling more tickets to bigger and bigger venues and began touring in North America.