The Samples

  • The Samples Reunion

    The Samples will be playing a 25th Anniversary reunion show at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver, CO on Friday, 12/12/2014 to celebrate the release of the “Blue Album” in 1989 with all original members! We will be playing the Blue Album in its entirety plus songs from other albums as well. This will be a [...]

  • Relix Magazine Review of “America”

    Check out the review of “America” in the June issue of Relix Magazine! With all the group’s original members now gone, except for lead singer and songwriter Sean Kelly, it might be tempting to relegate The Samples to the archives of jam-pop history. Fortunately, for longtime fans and new listeners, the latest version of the [...]

  • America

    The Samples have released our new album, “America”.  The album is available as a physical CD as well as in digital download form. Please visit our BandCamp site to buy true new album!

  • The Samples for Free

    I have collected well over 300 unreleased Sean Kelly/Samples recordings that I am giving out for free. Just send me your email address to thesamplesusa@aol.com and put “unreleased music” in the subject line. I will email you the songs as MP3s. I will send you only a small batch each day until you can catch [...]

Tour Dates

Upcoming Shows 2015

Date Venue Tickets
April 3, 2015 The Oriental Theater - Denver, CO

Sean Kelly at The Oriental Theater

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April 10, 2015 La Jolla, CA

The Samples – Private Party

May 8, 2015 Denver, CO

The Samples – Private Party

May 15, 2015 ViewHouse - Centennial, CO

The Samples at The View House

Free Show!
June 6, 2015 Civic Center Park - Denver, CO

The Samples at People’s Fair

Free Show!
June 13, 2015 Herman's Hideaway - Denver, CO

The Samples at Herman’s Hideaway

TBA
June 20, 2015 22nd Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge - Frisco, CO

The Samples at the 22nd Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge

July 15, 2015 Elway's Cherry Creek - Denver, CO

The Samples at Elway’s Cherry Creek

Free Show!
July 25, 2015 Taste of Lincoln Avenue - Chicago, IL

The Samples at Taste of Lincoln Avenue

TBA
July 29, 2015 Band on the Bricks - Boulder, CO

The Samples at Boulder Band on the Bricks

Free Show!
August 7, 2015 Bull & Bush - Denver, CO

The Samples at Bull & Bush

TBA
August 15, 2015 Maddie's Biergarten - Castle Rock, CO

The Samples at Maddie’s Biergarten Street Party

TBA
August 22, 2015 Genessee Fire Rescue MDA Benefit - Genessee, CO

The Samples at Genessee Fire Rescue MDA Benefit

TBA
August 29, 2015 The Well - Kansas City, MO

The Samples at The Well

TBA
September 11, 2015 ViewHouse - Centennial, CO

The Samples at ViewHouse

Free Show!
September 25, 2015 Fruita Fall Days - Fruita, CO

The Samples at Fruita Fall Days

September 26, 2015 Evergreen, CO

The Samples – Private Party

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