AEG Live

Streetlight Manifesto

Night Two: THE EARLY YEARS, featuring songs from 'Everything Goes Numb' & 'Somewhere In The Between' + Streetlight's biggest hits!

Dan Potthast

November 15, 2013 | 7:00PM

Starland Ballroom Map It

Sayreville, NJ

Tickets

Advance: $18.00

Day of Show: $20.00

On Sale: Friday, Jun 7, 12:00PM

Sold Out

Event Details

All Ages to Enter, 21 & Over to Drink

Doors Open At: 7:00PM

Event Description

This week 3 nights of Streetlight Manifesto. Starland strongly urges patrons to carpool to this & all sold-out Starland Ballroom shows! 

Video

Bio

Of all the various compliments Streetlight Manifesto have received from fans over the years, there is one in particular that seems to resonate most with the members of the band. After a show, a...

Expand

Of all the various compliments Streetlight Manifesto have received from fans over the years, there is one in particular that seems to resonate most with the members of the band. After a show, a kid in torn jeans and a Pantera shirt, sporting ridiculous facial hair, will find one of the Streetlighters outside of the club and say hello, followed by "Man, I don't listen to this kind of music, in fact I hate most ska bands, but you guys are something else." Or it will be a jazz fan, sitting in the back of the venue during the set, bobbing his head, eyes closed while the band does their thing on stage. Or one of the club's stagehands will comment, while helping break down the lighting rig, that he actually enjoyed a band he was working for for once, despite having heard thousands of bands on the job over the years. And therein lies Streetlight Manifesto's appeal.

Seven guys, seven different musical backgrounds, seven different personalities, one band, one unique and unmistakable voice. Formed four years ago inNew Jerseyas an ad hoc group intended to put out one album and disappear, one thing lead to another and within a few months of their debut release, Everything Goes Numb, Streetlight Manifesto were officially a full time touring band, traveling the world, spreading their infectious and energetic tunes to all who would listen. One part rock, one part ska, with influences from latin, klezmer, folk, world, funk, jazz and classical thrown in, the band redefined what most people expected from a "ska" band. Three albums later, and after countless worldwide tours, the guys are still at it, still performing live to sold out shows filled with sweat drenched fans, all dancing and singing along at the top of their lungs. And the Streetlight boys wouldn't have it any other way.

 

Other Information

Service and handling fees are added to the price of each ticket.