SOAK have confirmed that they will support The Lumineers in the United States later this year.
The Lumineers, Wesley Schlutz and Jeremiah Fraites from Denver Colorado, began writing and performing together in 2002. Cellist and vocalist Neyla Pekarek joined the band in 2010 while Pianist Stelth Ulvang and bassist Ben Wahamaki joined the band as full-time members in 2012.
The band’s debut record was released on April 3, 2012, eventually peaking at number 2 on the Billboard 200 chart in January 2013. As of December 2013, their debut album has been certified Platinum in the US and Ireland, with Gold certifications in the UK, Australia and Canada.
SOAK confirmed in January that work as begun on a new album.
The Lumineers and Soak tour the United States in May and June 2016.