BY MARKOS PAPADATOS
MAY 18, 2014 IN MUSIC
Alternative rock band KONGOS will be on tour this summer with Grammy-winning
group Kings of Leon as part of their "Mechanical Bull Tour."
The tour commences on July 31 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in
St. Louis, Missouri and it runs through October 3, where it wraps up
at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.
The alternative rock band that consists of four brothers: Johnny, Jesse,
Dylan and Daniel Kongos. They spent their childhoods in the such cities
as London and South Africa. They are signed to Epic Records and they
are scheduled to play dates with Alice in Chains, as well as such festival
shows as Firefly, Sasquatch and Lollapalooza.
Their first single in the United States, "Come With Me Now,"
spent three weeks at No. 1 on the Alternative Radio charts, becoming
the quickest song to reach the top of these charts by a new band, and
it is making its way up the Top 40 charts. It is a track from their
latest album Lunatic.