Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats return to Red Rocks

Article Contributed by Sacks and Company | Published on Monday, January 14, 2019

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats—having previously sold-out the venue five times in the past three years—return to Denver’s legendary Red Rocks Auditorium on August 21 and August 22 with very special support from Hiss Golden Messenger. General on-sale begins Friday, January 18 at 10:00 a.m. MST while VIP experience packages are now available to support Rateliff’s foundation, The Marigold Project. Lottery and VIP packages for August 21 are available HERE and HERE and for August 22 HERE and HERE.

As part of the VIP packages, fans will be invited to an exclusive “A Night on the Rocks” pre-party where they will enjoy fresh local food grown by Colorado family farmers as well as complimentary bar service. Fan’s will also enjoy the concert from the Marigold area next to the soundboard and receive a limited edition print and laminate. All proceeds will benefit The Marigold Project, which is dedicated to economic and social justice.

The band’s latest album, Tearing at the Seams, was released in March on Stax Records to widespread acclaim and the band was the most played artist at Adult Alternative Radio in 2018. The album produced three # 1 singles, a rare achievement that was accomplished when “Hey Mama” went #1 at Adult Alternative radio this week. At Americana Radio, Tearing at the Seams was the #1 Most Played Album of 2018 and at Alternative radio “You Worry Me” was the #5 song played all year.

The group kicked off the last year with a performance on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” followed by appearances on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” (twice), “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and PBS’ “NewsHour,” as well as the 100th episode of “NCIS: New Orleans.” The band was also nominated for “Duo/Group of the Year” at the 2018 Americana Awards. Additionally, NPR Music and Paste featured “You Worry Me” on their list of the “Best Songs of 2018” while the album ranks #56 on NPR Music’s “All Songs Considered Listeners’ 100 Favorite Albums Of 2018.”

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats are: Rateliff (vocals, guitar), Joseph Pope III (bass), Patrick Meese (drums), Luke Mossman (guitar), Shusterman (keys), Andreas Wild (saxophone), Scott Frock (trumpet) and Jeff Dazey (saxophone).


February 7—New York, NY—Stern Auditorium—Tibet House US Benefit Concert (solo)
March 16—Jackson, WY—Jackson Hole Rendezvous Festival
May 25—Napa, CA—BottleRock

August 21 and August 22—Morrison, CO—Red Rocks Amphitheatre*

*supported by Hiss Golden Messenger