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BRIEF: Blues Traveler, Smash Mouth and other '90s bands join Vina Robles lineup

May 6, 2014

By Sarah Linn, The Tribune (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)

May 06--The '90s are back this summer at Vina Robles Amphitheatre in Paso Robles.

Four alternative rock groups -- Blues Traveler, Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray and Uncle Kracker -- will play Aug. 13 as part of the Under The Sun Tour.

They join an entertainment lineup that includes folk rock supergroup Crosby, Stills & Nash, classic rock band Chicago, funk band War, ventriloquist Jeff Dunham and comedy duo Cheech and Chong. Rockers Kenny Loggins and Ted Nugent are also slated to perform.

Each band on the Under the Sun Tour contributes its share of chart-topping songs.

Grammy Award-winning band Blues Traveler is best known for the singles "Run-Around" and "Hook."

Smash Mouth's catalog includes such popular songs as "All Star" and "Walkin' On the Sun," while "Sugar Ray's hits include "Fly" and "Every Morning."

Uncle Kracker, who got his start with Kid Rock's Twisted Brown Trucker band, found fame with the smash single "Follow Me."

Tickets for the Aug. 13 concert cost $29.50 to $59.50, and go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Vina Robles Amphitheatre is on the grounds of Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery, 3800 Mill Road. For more information, call 227-4812 or visit


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