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Incubus

Biography

Incubus has steadfastly remained one of modern rock's most unconventional success stories. Since 1991, the California band has continually adapted to the ever-changing state of rock music, keeping fans satiated every step of the way.

The group formed straight from the hallways of Calabasas High School with classmates Brandon Boyd (vocalist), Mike Einziger (guitarist), Alex "Dirk Lance" Katunich (bassist), and Jose Pasillas (drummer). Their earliest influences reflected their West Coast roots, as they experimented with a mix of funk-metal, rap-metal, post-grunge, and alt-rock inspired by bands like the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Mr. Bungle, and Primus. While still in high school, the quartet built up their confidence — and a small local following — playing shows around Southern California, including legendary clubs like Los Angeles' Whisky a Go Go and the Troubadour.

In 1995, they added a key ingredient to their sound by bringing in hip-hop turntablist DJ Lyfe (real name Gavin Koppel). That same year, they self-released their debut album, Fungus Amongus. On the strength of this album and their growing fan base, they scored a deal with Epic Records subsidiary Immortal.

In 1997, they dropped the Enjoy Incubus EP and set out on a European tour with Korn before unleashing their major-label full-length debut, S.C.I.E.N.C.E. Soon after, in early 1998, DJ Lyfe was replaced by DJ Kilmore, and the band went into full-tour mode, even playing big festivals like Ozzfest and Korn's Family Values Tour.

As the turn of the century neared, Incubus was on the cusp of making a big pop breakthrough. It came in 1999 with the release of Make Yourself, which eventually went double platinum with help from hits like "Drive," "Pardon Me," and "Stellar." From there, they proved unstoppable, headlining tours throughout the U.S., Australia, and Japan, as they readied the release of their fourth album, Morning View, in 2001. The album debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 chart. This type of commercial success became a common theme over the next decade as the band released three more albums, including 2006's Billboard chart-topper Light Grenades.

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Friday
May 15, 2020
7:00 PM

House of Blues North Myrtle Beach
N. Myrtle Beach, SC
United States

Saturday
May 16, 2020
8:00 PM

The Ritz
Raleigh, NC
United States

Friday
May 22, 2020
9:00 PM

The Pearl
Las Vegas, NV
United States

Saturday
May 23, 2020
9:00 PM

The Pearl
Las Vegas, NV
United States

Thursday
May 28, 2020
8:00 PM

The Cotillion
Wichita, KS
United States

Friday
May 29, 2020
8:00 PM

Val Air Ballroom
Des Moines, IA
United States

Saturday
May 30, 2020
7:00 PM

The Fillmore - Minneapolis
Minneapolis, MN
United States

Wednesday
Jul 15, 2020
6:45 PM

White River Amphitheatre
Auburn, WA
United States

Friday
Jul 17, 2020
6:45 PM

Concord Pavilion
Concord, CA
United States

Saturday
Jul 18, 2020
6:45 PM

FivePoint Amphitheatre
Irvine, CA
United States

Sunday
Jul 19, 2020
6:45 PM

North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre
Chula Vista, CA
United States

Tuesday
Jul 21, 2020
6:45 PM

Ak-Chin Pavilion
Phoenix, AZ
United States

Wednesday
Jul 22, 2020
6:45 PM

Isleta Amphitheatre
Albuquerque, NM
United States

Friday
Jul 24, 2020
6:45 PM

USANA Amphitheatre
West Valley City, UT
United States

Saturday
Jul 25, 2020
6:50 PM

Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre
Englewood, CO
United States

Sunday
Jul 26, 2020
6:50 PM

Providence Medical Center Amphitheater
Bonner Springs, KS
United States

Tuesday
Jul 28, 2020
6:45 PM

Dos Equis Pavilion
Dallas, TX
United States

Wednesday
Jul 29, 2020
6:45 PM

Germania Insurance Amphitheater
Austin, TX
United States

Thursday
Jul 30, 2020
6:45 PM

The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Woodlands, TX
United States

Saturday
Aug 1, 2020
6:45 PM

Cellairis Amphitheatre at Lakewood
Atlanta, GA
United States

Sunday
Aug 2, 2020
6:45 PM

MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
Tampa, FL
United States

Tuesday
Aug 4, 2020
6:45 PM

iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre (fka Coral Sky Amphitheatre)
West Palm Beach, FL
United States

Thursday
Aug 6, 2020
6:45 PM

PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
United States

Friday
Aug 7, 2020
6:45 PM

Jiffy Lube Live
Bristow, VA
United States

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