Wesley Schultz of The Lumineers performs at the Innings Festival at Raymond James Stadium Ground on March 20, 2022, in Tampa, Florida. Credit: Amy Harris / Invision/AP

Folk-pop band The Lumineers will kick off the second leg of its world tour in Bangor this summer, with a concert at the Maine Savings Amphitheater.

The Lumineers will perform on Aug. 16 and be joined by English songwriter James Bay. Tickets for the concert will go on sale via Ticketmaster on March 10.

A four-piece folk-pop band hailing from Denver, Colorado, the Lumineers broke through with its hit 2012 single “Ho Hey” and its self-titled debut album being nominated for two Grammys and selling nearly 2 million copies. The band’s most recent album, “Brightside,” came out in 2022.

It is the 17th concert announced thus far in the summer 2023 Waterfront Concerts series in Bangor.

Other shows set for the Maine Savings Amphitheater this summer include country acts Lee Brice and Cole Swindell on May 28, the Dave Matthews Band on June 16, country singer Kane Brown on June 22, James Taylor on June 27, Weezer on June 30, the Tedeschi Trucks Band and Ziggy Marley on July 5, Chris Stapleton on July 6, boy band Big Time Rush on July 11 and Kidz Bop on July 22.

The season continues into the late summer and fall, with rock legend Santana on Aug. 2, country hip hop artist Jelly Roll on Aug. 5, The Chicks on Aug. 13, Nickelback on Aug 24, Hank Williams Jr. and Old Crow Medicine Show on Aug. 25, Pantera and Lamb of God on Sept. 7 and Goo Goo Dolls and Fitz and the Tantrums on Sept. 29.

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Emily Burnham is a Maine native and proud Bangorian, covering business, the arts, restaurants and the culture and history of the Bangor region.