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slightly stoopidSLIGHTLY STOOPID is excited to share the performance details for their upcoming debut at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The Ocean Beach, CA-based ensemble is set to appear on Saturday, June 14 at 6:45pm at That Tent for a 75-minute set at the famed festival.

Prior to Bonnaroo, SLIGHTLY STOOPID will perform at other select festivals this spring as they prepare to kick off their own “SUMMER SESSIONS 2014” amphitheater outing launching July 9. First on the horizon is the Summer Camp Music Festival in Chillicothe, IL where the band will perform Friday, May 23 from 5:30-7:00pm on the Sunshine Stage. Up next, the guys will head to Texas where they’ll hit the X Games Austin on Friday, June 6 performing at the Austin360 Amphitheater at 5:30pm.

The 25-date “SUMMER SESSIONS 2014” tour marks SLIGHTLY STOOPID’s eighth annual summer amphitheater outing. Helping them deliver the ultimate jam session, this year’s lineup includes D.I.Y. legends NOFX (on select west coast dates), 7-time Grammy winner Stephen Marley (for the entire journey), hip hop icons Cypress Hill (on select west coast dates) and their friends and long-time musical conspirators G. Love & Special Sauce (on select dates). Getting underway July 9 in Eugene, OR, the tour will play along the west and east coasts featuring a stop at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine, CA (7/19) and their annual hometown show at San Diego’s Sleep Train Amphitheater (7/26) as well as shows in Boston, Philadelphia, Asbury Park, Atlanta and many more.

Throughout the summer tour, SLIGHTLY STOOPID will continue to make appearances at U.S. festivals with appearances set for Gathering of the Vibes in Bridgeport, CT (8/1), two headlining sets at the Blackwater Music Festival in Live Oak, FL (8/22 & 8/23) and the North Coast Music Festival in Chicago (8/31) among others. See full itinerary below.

Watch the official video for the song “Don’t Stop” here: and “Closer To the Sun” live at TRI Studios here:

Catch SLIGHTLY STOOPID on tour in the following cities:

Fri 5/23 Chillicothe, IL Three Sisters Park Summer Camp Music Festival
Fri 6/6 Austin, TX Austin 360 Amphitheater ESPN X Games
Sat 6/7 Houston, TX Sam Houston Park Houston Beer Fest
Thu 6/12 Manchester, TN Great Stage Park Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
“Summer Sessions 2014” tour
Wed 7/9 Eugene, OR Cuthbert Amphitheatre Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Thu 7/10 Seattle, WA Marymoor Park Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Fri 7/11 Missoula, MT Big Sky Brewing Company Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Sat 7/12 Boise, ID Idaho Botanical Garden Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Sun 7/13 Salt Lake City, UT Liberty Park Reggae Rise Up Music Festival
Wed 7/16 Las Vegas, NV The Pool at the Cosmopolitan Stephen Marley
Thu 7/17 Tahoe Vista, CA North Tahoe Regional Park NOFX, Stephen Marley
Fri 7/18 Berkeley, CA Greek Theatre NOFX, Stephen Marley
Sat 7/19 Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre NOFX, Stephen Marley
Wed 7/23 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheater Cypress Hill, Stephen Marley
Thu 7/24 Phoenix, AZ Mesa Amphitheatre Cypress Hill, Stephen Marley
Fri 7/25 Santa Barbara, CA Santa Barbara Bowl Cypress Hill, Stephen Marley
Sat 7/26 San Diego, CA Sleep Train Amphitheater NOFX, Stephen Marley
Thu 7/31 Boston, MA Blue Hills Bank Pavilion Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Fri 8/1 Bridgeport, CT Gathering of the Vibes Gathering of the Vibes Festival
Sat 8/2 Philadelphia, PA Penn’s Landing Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Sun 8/3 Asbury Park, NJ Stone Pony Summer Stage Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Wed 8/6 Richmond, VA Pocahontas State Park Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Thu 8/7 Baltimore, MD Pier Six Pavilion Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Fri 8/8 Raleigh, NC Red Hat Amphitheater Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Sat 8/9 Portsmouth, VA nTelos Wireless Pavilion Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Sun 8/10 Myrtle Beach, SC House of Blues Stephen Marley
Thu 8/14 Atlanta, GA The Tabernacle Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Fri 8/15 Cocoa, FL Riverfront Park Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Sat 8/16 Boca Raton, FL Sunset Cove Amphitheatre Stephen Marley, G. Love & Special Sauce
Fri 8/22 Live Oak, FL Spirit of Suwannee Park Blackwater Music Festival
Sat 8/23 Live Oak, FL Spirit of Suwannee Park Blackwater Music Festival
Sun 8/31 Chicago, IL Union Park North Coast Music Festival

About Slightly Stoopid:

SLIGHTLY STOOPIDKyle McDonald (guitar, bass, vocals), Miles Doughty (guitar, bass, vocals), Ryan “Rymo” Moran (drums), Oguer “OG” Ocon (percussion), Daniel “Dela” Delacruz (saxophone), Paul Wolstencroft (keyboards), Andy Geib (trumpet, trombone) with special guest Karl Denson (saxophone)–has amassed incredible success in their nearly two decades as a band. Their critically acclaimed studio album Top of the World (August 2012) debuted at #13 on the Billboard Top 200 Album chart, #3 on the Billboard Independent chart and #4 on both the Rock and Alternative album charts. This followed the Slightly Stoopid & Friends LIVE AT ROBERTO’S TRI STUDIOS album recorded live from Grateful Dead member Bob Weir’s Tri Studios complex featuring special guests Karl Denson, Ivan Neville, Ian Neville, Don Carlos and Bob Weir himself, which aired exclusively on Palladia. Known for their fusion of folk, rock, reggae and blues with hip-hop, metal, punk, funk and D.I.Y. work ethic, SLIGHTLY STOOPID has currently sold over 900,000 records on their own Stoopid Records label. The band has performed twice on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and has appeared at many prestigious festivals including Coachella, Lollapalooza, New Orleans Jazz Fest, Outside Lands, Austin City Limits and for the first time will appear at 2014’s Bonnaroo Festival this June. Over the last seven summers, SLIGHTLY STOOPID has headlined packages in outdoor U.S. amphitheaters with such artists as Snoop Dogg, Cypress Hill, 311, Atmosphere and more.

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