Merriweather Post Pavilion, outside Baltimore, is one of America's oldest and best outdoor-shed venues; it celebrated its 50th anniversary last summer. Animal Collective famously named their best album after it, and I had my high school graduation there. As Pitchfork reports, the venue announced in a statement that its roof collapsed over the weekend. The…
The Columbia, Maryland venue—immortalized by Animal Collective—was in the midst of renovations
No injuries reported at Columbia, Md. amphitheater.
The roof of the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia was in the final stage of a planned 5-year $55 million renovation project.
OPUS 1 takes place on Saturday at Merriweather Post Pavilion. [ more › ]
Also, the Summer Spirit Festival returns to Merriweather Post Pavilion, Logic performs at the MGM National Harbor, and much more. [ more › ]
The venue is celebrating its past while taking major steps to secure its future. [ more › ]
The rock band returns to Merriweather Post Pavilion for the sixth time this weekend.
The beloved Maryland amphitheater celebrates its birthday with a big concert and a series of renovations.
The May 24 concert was almost like two shows in one.
Merriweather Post Pavillion -- the famed amphitheater in the DC/Baltimore area -- will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year by hosting a concert on 7/15. Grace Potter will host the event, and Jackson Browne, Willie Nelson, and Father John Misty will perform. Tickets go on sale this Friday (4/28) at 10AM EST on Ticketfly. If…
Their first visit since the new album.
Merriweather Post Pavilion reveals more of its summer lineup.
Someone dropped a masterpiece this week. The race for best music video of 2017 may already be over, like that time when Animal Collective dropped Merriweather Post Pavilion at the top of 2009 and we already knew that every last publication would put it at the top of the year-end lists. There were many good…
Here’s something funny: In 2010, Animal Collective were just coming off of Merriweather Post Pavilion. They were at their commercial peak, and arguably their artistic peak, too. In that era, the band recorded a song for the video game Red Dead Redemption. And the makers of the game didn’t use the song. Instead, we are […]
“Hi, we’re Brand New,” Jesse Lacey said last night (7/12) at the Merriweather Post Pavilion stop of their co-headlining tour with Modest Mouse. The set then opened abruptly with “Mene,” the sunshine of golden hour pouring into the pavilion... Continue reading…
Here’s what you can expect from a trip to the brand-new festival at Merriweather Post Pavilion.
The music fest goes down August 27 at Maryland's Merriweather Post Pavilion.
Plus: Brandi Carlile and Old Crow Medicine Show team up at Merriweather Post Pavilion.
photo: Sweetlife Festival 2015 (more by Mimi Hong) Maryland's Sweetlife Festival, which was expanded to two days last year, returns in 2016 but it's back to a one-day fest. It goes down on May 14 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in...