Updated: Mar 2
Never content to follow, Highly Suspect push rock music forward by trusting their instincts and raising a middle finger to everything else. The multi-GRAMMY®Award-nominated and gold-certified band - Johnny Stevens [vocals, guitar], Ryan Meyer [drums, vocals], Rich Meyer [bass, vocals], Matt Kofos [guitar] and Mark Schwartz [synths] -don’t just talk about burning the rules and breaking the mold; they actually do so. The band’s chemically imbalanced mix of gritty guitars, haunting piano, off-kilter synths, hip-hop production, cinematic vision, and beautifully possessed vocals transformed them into a phenomenon beloved by a diehard global fanbase known as “MCID” [My Crew Is Dope]. After grinding it out as an underground curiosity, they scraped a path to mainstream infamousness with their 2015 full-length debut, Mister Asylum. It earned a GRAMMY® Award nomination in the category of “Best Rock Album” as the single “Lydia” received a nomination for “Best Rock Song” was certified gold by the RIAA. The 2016 follow-up The Boy Who Died Wolf roared to life with the gold-selling “My Name Is Human,” which catapulted to #1 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Chart and garnered a GRAMMY® Nomination for “Best Rock Song.” 2019’s MCID affirmed them as the rare outfit that could collaborate with Young Thug and Gojira on the same album. Loudwire hailed the latter among the “50 Best Rock Albums of 2019.” With hundreds of millions of streams and sold-out shows on multiple continents, Highly Suspect charge ahead of the pack again on 2022’s The Midnight Demon Club with no compromises and no apologies as they challenge rock to be dangerous and maybe even life-changing again.
As Highly Suspect has been making their way through their Ice Cold Winter Tour, the band will also be opening up for Muse on their W/ILL Of The People tour beginning April 2. The band's remaining dates for both tours include St. Louis, Indianapolis, Denver, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and ends April 20 (lol) in Salt Lake City.
After taking a quick winter break from shows, we're happy to announce our 2023 concert season is officially beginning March 2 at Highly Suspect's show at The Pageant in St. Louis - stay tuned for our coverage of the show.
The event is sold out, however, if you're lucky enough to have tickets, doors will open at 7:00 pm and the show will begin at 7:30 beginning with first opener, Silly Goose. Dead Poety Society will go on at 8:20, with Highly Suspect expected to take the stage as 9:35.
Check out tour dates, listen to Highly Suspect's music + keep up with the band below!