The St. Augustine Amphitheatre, in partnership with The Foundation and JaxLive, proudly announces that the harmony-rich indie rock group Fleet Foxes will be live in concert. Fleet Foxes, formed in Seattle, Washington in 2006 by Robin Pecknold and Skyler Skjeiset is Pecknold (vocals, multi-instrumentalist), Skjelset (multi-instrumentalist, vocals), Casey Wescott (multi-instrumentalist, vocals), Christian Wargo (multi-instrumentalist, vocals), and Morgan Henderson (multi-instrumentalist). Their catalog includes the “Sun Giant” EP and three full-length albums. On June 16 of this year, they released their long awaited and highly anticipated third album, “Crack-Up” (Nonesuch Records). “Crack-Up” comes six years after the 2011 release of “Helplessness Blues” and nearly a decade since the band’s 2008 self-titled debut. All 11 of the songs on “Crack-Up” were written by Robin Pecknold and co-produced by Pecknold and Skjelset, his longtime bandmate, collaborator, and childhood friend.
Fleet Foxes’ self-titled debut made a profound impact on the international musical landscape, earning them Uncut’s first ever Music Award Prize, and topping numerous “Best of ” lists, including Rolling Stone’s 100 Best Albums of the 2000’s and Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2008. Fleet Foxes is certified Gold in North America and Platinum in both the UK and Australia.
Doors 5:30pm / Show 7:00pm
Visit the St. Augustine Amphitheatre website for additional information and to purchase tickets. Tickets can also be purchased at their box office and at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall box office.