Re:SET, AN ALL-NEW ARTIST-CURATED OUTDOOR CONCERT SERIES,
INCLUDING HEADLINERS STEVE LACY, LCD SOUNDSYSTEM AND boygenius
JUNE 16, 17, 18, 2023
Presale Registration Started Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at 11AM; Single Day Ticket Prices Starting at $99.50
BOSTON, MA – The Bowery Presents’ new seasonal outdoor general admission concert venue, The Stage at Suffolk Downs, announces the first events at their new venue. Re:SET, a fresh take on the multi-artist outdoor concert, is coming to The Stage at Suffolk Downs on June 16, 17 and 18 2023, featuring headliners Steve Lacy, LCD Soundsystem and boygenius. The Stage at Suffolk Downs is located at the legendary East Boston racetrack at 525 William F McClellan Highway and is able to host up to 8,500 concert goers. Visit www.ReSetConcertSeries.com for more information.
The innovative concert series by The Bowery Presents creates a unique, localized experience for fans, with each headliner curating the lineup for their respective day. Steve Lacy will keep a focus on genre-bending artists with James Blake, Toro y Moi, and Fousheé. Traveling with LCD Soundsystem are electronic artist and one-third of The xx, Jamie xx, explosive UK rock band IDLES, and experimental multi-instrumentalist L’Rain, and more.
boygenius will be bringing along indie standouts Clairo, Dijon, and Bartees Strange. Re:SET was conceived as an artist and fan friendly alternative to the standard summer concert experience.
Taking place over four weekends in the month of June, each weekend will see three cities in the same region hosting, with each Re:SET headliner playing each city on consecutive days (see below for detailed information).
The concept provides artists a respite from the cookie-cutter summer itinerary of sheds and amphitheaters, while fans get a leisurely day that features full sets from every artist, on one stage with no conflicts.
The weekend will also feature food and drinks from local restaurants, bars, and breweries that reflect the
character and community of Boston. Visit www.ReSetConcertSeries.com for more information.
Presale Registration Begins: Tuesday 1/31 @ 11am ET
Artist Presale: Tues. 2/7 @ 10am – Thurs. 2/9 @ 10pm ET
Local Presale: Thurs. 2/9 @ 10am-10pm ET
Public Onsale: Fri. 2/10 @ 10am ET
The Stage at Suffolk Downs is not the track’s first foray into live music: The Beatles were the first band to perform there, playing to 25,000 screaming fans in 1966. Since then, legendary artists such as The Jackson 5, Radiohead and Bjork have also performed. With The Stage at Suffolk Downs, The Bowery Presents and The HYM Investment Group, LLC, the developer behind the redevelopment, plan to honor the site’s musical legacy, while reinvigorating the space to bring an open-air summer concert experience to all.
The opening of The Stage at Suffolk Downs expands The Bowery Presents’ owned and operated venues to three within the Boston area, joining the 3,500 capacity Roadrunner (which opened in Brighton in March 2022) and 525 capacity The Sinclair in Cambridge, alongside the Royale (exclusively booked by The Bowery Presents with 1,200 capacity), and the company’s hundreds of annual concert bookings in theaters and arenas in the region. The Bowery Presents is the leading concert promotion and venue management company in the Northeast with venues in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and Maine.
Re:SET is partnering with digital marketing platform Propeller on a philanthropic initiative taking place on each site. Propeller will work with local charities, as well as a national sustainability partner, on a flyaway promotion to send a lucky fan to any Re:SET date, travel and hotel included.
Comprised of singular generational talents Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus, boygenius surprised the music world with the acclaimed self-titled EP boygenius in 2018. The group recently announced a full-length LP entitled The Record out March 31st, alongside the release of three singles “$20,” “Emily I’m Sorry,” and “True Blue.” A defining force in New York’s musical soundtrack since the early ‘00s, LCD Soundsystem recently released its first new song in five years. Written for Noah Baumbach’s feature film White Noise, “new body rhumba” is the band’s first new original music since 2017’s Grammy-winning AMERICAN DREAM. Consistently hailed as one of the best live acts on the planet, LCD Soundsystem’s headlining Re:SET run follows a 2022 that included its 20th anniversary shows in London, residencies in San Francisco, Boston, and Philadelphia, and a sold out series of 20 shows at New York’s Brooklyn Steel. Previously a producer for artists like Solange, Kali Uchis, and Mac Miller, Steve Lacy comes off a breakout 2022 with his solo alternative-R&B album Gemini Rights, reaching #1 on both the Billboard Top Alternative Albums and Top Rock Albums charts.
His single “Bad Habit” entered the Billboard Hot 100 and became his first number one single. Most recently, Steve Lacy celebrates being nominated for four GRAMMYs – Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Pop Solo Performance, and Best Progressive R&B Album.
The Stage at Suffolk Downs, Boston, MA
Steve Lacy, June 16, 2023
LCD Soundsystem, June 17, 2023
boygenius, June 18, 2023