The Atlanta Braves will welcome Kool & the Gang, Austin Mahone and Weezer as part of their 2014 postgame concert lineup presented by Coca-Cola and Delta Air Lines. The concerts are free with a paid game ticket.
First up will be Kool & the Gang who will perform after the Braves take on the San Francisco Giants on Saturday, May 3 as part of the Braves Heritage Weekend festivities. They have sold over 70 million albums worldwide , earned two Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards and 31 gold and platinum albums that include several hits such as “Celebration,” “Cherish,” “Jungle Boogie” and “Summer Madness.” The group has performed continuously for the past 35 years, longer than any R&B group in history.
On Tuesday, June 3, Austin Mahone makes his way to Turner Field to perform his hit songs “Mmm Yeah,” “What About Love” and “Banga! Banga!” after the Braves take on the Seattle Mariners. The 17-year-old singer/songwriter whose followers are called “Mahomies,” recently won an MTV VMA for “Artist to Watch.”
Weezer steps up to the plate on Tuesday, August 12 after the Braves take on the Los Angeles Dodgers. With their 10th album set to be released this summer, the band has sold more than 17 million albums worldwide over two decades. The band has several #1 hits including, “Undone – the Sweater Song,” “Buddy Holly,” “Say It Ain’t So,” and “My Name is Jonas.”
Fans can purchase tickets for these games at www.braves.com/tickets, visiting the Braves ticket office at Turner Field, the Braves Clubhouse Store at the CNN Center, all Ticketmaster locations or by calling 1-800-745-3000.