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Guster

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Apr 5, 2012

Thu 8:00 PM

3145 North Sheffield Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657

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Guster: Indie alt-rockers, Guster, have been jamming since the mid-90s but experienced a musical renaissance in 2010 with their latest album Easy Wonderful. Since 1999, Guster has been a touring machine performing hundreds of shows annually throughout North America and the UK. Guster tour dates are scheduled across North America throughout 2011; Use Eventful as your source for Guster tour dates and concert schedule information.

The bandmates of Guster met at Tufts University in 1991 and released their first independent album, Parachute, in 1994. Guster became a local favorite and by 1999 they had a hit on their hands with the single "Fa Fa" from their album Lost and Gone Forever. Guster maintains a hectic touring schedule with upwards of 250 concerts performed annually. As such, they have appeared on stage with acts such as Ben Folds, Pete Yorn, John Mayer, and Rufus Wainwright.

Since breaking out in 1999, they released Keep It Together (2003) and Ganging Up on the Sun (2006). The environmentally conscious band embarked on the Campus Consciousness Tour in 2006 with the goal of promoting biodiesel and environmental issues to the country's colleges. In 2007, they embarked on the Crocs Next Step Campus Tour, which was also an eco-friendly awareness initiative. They released Easy Wonderful, in 2010 and it charted at #24 on the Billboard 200 to become their highest charting album to-date. Guster tour dates have been scheduled to support their disc and they will be on tour throughout 2011. Stay up to-date with Guster tour dates, Use Eventful as your concert calendar for Guster and your other favorite bands.