The 2014 Honda Civic Tour is taking a new turn in its thirteenth year – with not just one but three successive tours in three distinct genres of music – as well as becoming a significant pillar of the new Honda Stage music platform. Grouplove and Portugal. The Man will co-headline the summer tour, kicking off on August 10 in Seattle, WA, with Tokyo Police Club and Typhoon supporting on various dates. Brooklyn-based American Authors will launch the second leg of the tour on October 1, and Latin trio 3BallMTY will headline the final leg of the series starting mid-November. Tour dates and support for the American Authors and 3BallMTY tours will be announced at a later date.
“Honda is really invested in all art forms and connecting music with fans. It’s collaborative. I would say that this is the dream tour,” said Hannah Hooper of Grouplove.
Tickets for the first 2014 Honda Civic Tour featuring Grouplove and Portugal. The Man are on sale now.
In Honda Civic Tour tradition, fans will have an opportunity to view one-of-a-kind Honda Civic vehicles that have been customized and autographed by the headlining bands via HondaCivicTour.com later this summer.
Honda’s commitment to music runs deep, including 13 years presenting the popular Honda Civic Tour, as well as Honda Stages at premier U.S. music festivals including Governors Ball, Music Midtown and Austin City Limits Music Festival. Honda’s passion in music programming and partnerships has led to the automaker’s development of the new Honda Stage platform, created to provide music fans a one-of-a-kind curated music experience through live performances and digital content: YouTube.com/HondaStage
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