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Your Fall 2013 Concert Guide

There’s no denying that this fall is packed with concerts. From country, to EDM, to even Aaron Carter, there’s something to look forward to at least every month. To make it easy, we’ve broken down the basics of each concert to make sure you don’t miss out.

While this is a list of concerts already announced, we’re sure the Student Programming Association will have a great free lineup this fall, too!



Zedd “Moment of Clarity” Tour

This German producer and songwriter extraordinaire has electronic fans excited. With his top hit, “Clarity,” Zedd brings the most anticipated EDM blowout.

Bryce Jordan Center

When: Friday, August 30 at 8:00 p.m.

Tickets go on sale Friday, July 19 at noon. $29.95-$44.95

Kip Moore

Kip Moore

If EDM isn’t your style, head over to Levels during sylly week for some country fun. American Country singer, Kip Moore will sing his hits like, “Beer Money” and “Somethin’ Bout a Truck.”

Levels Nightclub

When: Friday, August 30 at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets on sale. $25-$30



Aaron Carter

Once just wasn’t enough — AC is back for more! If you missed him the first time, here’s your chance to attend the most unforgettable concert of the year!

Levels Nightclub

When: Wednesday, September 11 at 9:00 p.m.

Tickets on Sale. $20-$40.


Life in Color Rebirth Tour (Dayglow)

This action-packed concert needs no explanation. Back again, this giant paint party will take over Tussey this September. Buses will be provided to shuttle students to and from the mountain.

Tussey Mountain

When: Thursday, September 26 at 5:00 p.m.

Tickets on Sale. $40 – $75



Bassnectar with special guests, KOAN Sound and Andreilien

Bass music DJ, Bassnectar, and guests plan to transform the BJC. “We want to create the ideal atmosphere for people to lose themselves in the depths of music, like a journey into another world”, said Bassnectar.

Bryce Jordan Center

When: Thursday, October 10 at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets on sale Saturday, July 20 at 10 a.m. $35-$37.99










B.B. King

Blues legend B.B. King still keeps up an intensive tour schedule even in his older years. Anyone who appreciates jazz or just wants to see a living legend play won’t want to miss this one.

Bryce Jordan Center

When: Sunday, October 13

Tickets on sale now. $35-45. Students get $15 discount.

nine inch nails

Nine Inch Nails: Tension 2013 Tour

If you’re a NIN fan, get ready to jam to classic old beats, as well as some new ones. The Tension 2013 Tour comes shortly after the release of Nine Inch Nails’ new album: Hesitation Marks — set to come out September 3.

Bryce Jordan Center

When: Saturday, October 19 at 8:00 p.m.

Tickets on sale now. $37-$67











Sara Evans

Open up the Pegula Ice Arena in style with this country legend.

Pegula Ice Arena

When: Sunday, November 3, time TBA

Tickets: TBA


 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis with Talib Kweli and Big K.R.I.T.

Arguably the biggest concert of the fall, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are sure to bring an energy-packed performance.

Bryce Jordan Center

When: Thursday, November 7 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are $45, $39.50,  $34.50 for reserved and GA floor


Keith Urban “Light the Fuse Tour 2013” with Little Big Town and special guest Dustin Lynch

Last but not least, country music star Keith Urban will grace us with his velvety voice as we head off to Thanksgiving Break.

Bryce Jordan Center

When: Friday, November 22 at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets on sale now. $61.50, $41.50 for reserved seating. Student get $15 discount.

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