Stage AE dropped four new shows on us Monday, including a sensitive folk singer, an insensitive rapper, a serious classic rock band and an insincere metal band.
You may notice in the Ray LaMontagne info the words "seated lawn ticket." Yes, chairs on the lawn. This will be a first for the venue, which started its outdoor series in 2011.
May 28: Steel Panther: Over-the-top hair-metal band from -- where else? -- the Sunset Strip. $25 advance; $27 door. On sale Friday.
June 4: Tyler, The Creator. Rapper/producer and main man in hip-hop crew Odd Future. $25; on sale March 12.
June 6: Ray LaMontagne: Impressively bearded singer-songwriter from New Hampshire best known for the single "Trouble." With The Belle Brigade. $45-$55 seated pit ticket; $35.00 seated lawn ticket. On sale March 14.
July 15: Boston: Tom Scholz-led '70s rock band with Brad Delp-sound-alike Tommy DeCarlo on vocals. $35 advance/$38 day of show. On sale March 14.